YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka

Site: Midland - King St

Service: Ontario Employment Services

Description (Service) Comprehensive employment and job search services * assessment of skills, interests and experience * job search strategies, including resume preparation * information about careers and occupations, local labour market, employment and training opportunities * on-the-job training, work experience * help in maintaining employment * information and referral to other employment and community services

Youth Job Connection -- paid pre-employment training * job matching * paid job placements with placement supports for participants and hiring incentives for employers * mentorship * education and work transitions supports

Second Career Program -- skills training and financial support for laid-off workers

For employers: Canada-Ontario Job Grant -- financial support for individual employers to purchase training for their employees * available to small, medium and large businesses planning to deliver short-term training for existing or new employees
Service Details
Hours Mon,Wed-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm, Tue 9 am-8 pm, Sat 10 am-2 pm
Areas Served Simcoe North
Eligibility Self-service information and resources -- anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers

Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) -- people who are unemployed and out of school

Youth Job Connection -- Ontario residents 15-29 years who are eligible to work in Canada, unemployed, not attending school full time and experiencing multiple barriers to employment

Employers can get help in identifying their human resource skill requirements, matching of position/workplace needs to participants' skills, capabilities, interests and experience, and support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support success and retention

Application Call or drop in * for general information on Employment Ontario services call the toll-free Employment Ontario Contact Centre at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit www.ontario.ca/employmentontario
Languages English ; French - Reception, Programs, Publications
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Midland
Address & Map
334 King St, Unit 1
Midland, ON L4R 3M8
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Intersection King St & Elizabeth St
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-528-0845
Fax 705-528-0846
E-Mail midlanderc@ymca.ca
Website www.ymcaofsimcoemuskoka.ca/employment-services
Social Media Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/RobYMCASM
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/YMCASimcoeMuskoka
Primary Contact Martina Wahl, Team Leader
Alternate Contact Nancy Chambers, Employment Specialist