Welcome to KCDS
Here at KCDS, we specialize in delivering employment counselling and resources to Nelson, Castlegar and the surrounding area. You can make an appointment with a professional career counsellor to explore and identify your individual employment needs. At both of our WorkBC ESC Storefronts (Nelson and Castlegar), you can access labour market information on different employment sectors, an up-to-date job board, educational and training information and computers for all your work search needs. Click here learn more about us.
To assist job seekers in their job search and personal career development KCDS has developed eServices ~ an on-line venue that provides resources, support and web tools for unemployed individuals in Nelson and the surrounding area.
We offer a diversity of programs, services and online articles to employers in the Kootenay area. To employers, KCDS offers FREE online job advertising. Initiatives of KCDS include the Nelson Area Human Resource Strategy and report on Hiring People with Disabilities.