Value$5,000 wage subsidy
Colleges and institutes from across the country are offering a new micro-certificate in response to COVID-19 that will help address the labour shortages in the long-term care sector. Become an employer partner and welcome trainees into your workplace!
The Supportive Care Assistant Program is part of a national initiative in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and addresses the labour shortages in the long-term care sector. It is funded by the Government of Canada’s Sectoral Initiatives Program and is part of CICan’s Building Capacity in Long-term Care project.
To be eligible as an employer partner and to receive the wage subsidy, you must meet identified eligibility criteria that include:
- Licensure requirements
- Insurance requirements
- Willingness to host the student(s)
- A signed agreement with Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan)
- A signed affiliation agreement with the delivery institution
- Approval by the delivery institution
Phone Number: call 613-746-7093.
E-mail Address: SCA-APSS@collegesinstitutes.ca