VPI Working Solutions

Site: Southampton Satellite Office

Service: Ontario Employment Services

Description
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 as well as information and referral to other employment and community services
 

 
Better Jobs Ontario 
  • skills training and financial support for laid-off workers
 

 
Services for employers 
  • help in identifying human resource skills requirements, matching of workplace needs to workers' skills, capabilities, interests and experience  
  • support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support retention
 

 
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
 
Youth Job Connection
  • paid pre-employment services 
  • job matching, paid job placements with placement supports for participants and hiring incentives for employers 
  • mentorship, education and work transition supports
 
Youth Job Connection Summer
  • summer job opportunities and part-time job placements during the year
Service Details
Hours By appointment. Call for information.
Areas Served Bruce County ; Southampton
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
 
Youth Job Connection Summer  
  • Ontario high school students 15-18 years intending to stay in, or return to high school or go on to postsecondary education after the job placement 
  • focus on those facing challenging life circumstances and at risk of experiencing poor transitions between education and work
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/page/employment-ontario
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Southampton
Address & Map
Mental Health Building
353 High St
Southampton, ON N0H 2L0
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-881-4900
Toll Free Phone 1-855-260-4900
Fax 519-881-3789
E-Mail infowalkerton@vpi-inc.com
Website https://www.vpi-inc.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/vpiinc
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/vpiinc
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/vpiinc
Primary Contact Lisa Fagan, Branch Manager; Phone: (Cell) 519-378-8390; Email: lisafagan@vpi-inc.com
Mailing Address PO Box 730 
Walkerton, ON N0G 2V0

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