|Record #: MID1254
||Last Modified: 06 Oct 2014
||Last Full Update: 12 Sep 2014
|Description||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
Second Career Program -- skills training and financial support for laid-off workers
Ontario Self Employment Benefit Program (OSEB) -- income and entrepreneurial support during business development and launch
Youth Employment Fund -- job placements providing entry point to long term employment * help with costs such as transportation and tools * incentives to employers to help cover cost of wages and training
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
|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|
Youth Employment Fund -- Youth 15 to 29 years who are residents of Ontario, unemployed and not participating in full time education or training can access assisted services * additional tools and supports for short term training and employment preparation may be available to youth identified by employers
Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) -- people who are unemployed and out of school
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.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/employmentontario/> |
|Languages||English ; French|
|Address and Location|
|Address & Map|
334 King St, Unit 1
Midland, ON L4R 3M8
|Intersection||King St & Elizabeth St|
|Social Media|| Twitter: twitter.com/RobYMCASM|
|Primary Contact||Martina Wahl, Team Leader|
|Alternate Contact||Jeanette Marchand, Employment Specialist|
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