Tracks Employment and Resource Services of Georgian Bay

Site: Collingwood

Service: Ontario Employment Services

Record #: CWD1775
Last Modified: 29 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 30 Jun 2023

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
  • training program must demonstrate good job prospects
  • financial support based on need, may include tuition, instructional costs, books, transportation and/or a basic living allowance
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 Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm
Areas Served Blue Mountains ; Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Wasaga Beach
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
Better jobs Ontario
  • laid off individuals who are currently unemployed
  • individuals from low-income households experiencing labour market challenges
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; Interpretive Services - can be arranged
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Collingwood
Address & Map
50 Hume St
Collingwood, ON
Canada L9Y 1V2
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-444-1580
Fax 705-444-1338
E-Mail tracks@tracks.on.ca
Website https://tracks.on.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TracksEmployment
Twitter Twitter: https://twitter.com/TracksEmploy
Primary Contact Bradley Green, Administrator / Co-Executive Director; Email: Bradley@tracks.on.ca
Alternate Contact Karey Castro, Resource and Information Specialist; Email: Karey@tracks.on.ca
Mailing Address 50 Hume St 
Collingwood, ON 
Canada L9Y 1V2

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