Georgian College

Site: Orangeville Campus - 30 Centre St

Service: Career and Employment Community Services

Description (Service) Resource centre offers free employment resources including: access to computers, internet, phone and fax services * onsite employment resource specialists * exclusive and local job postings * career related workshops and webinars * resumé writing assistance * computer and Internet access * interview preparation and assistance * one on one employment coaching 
Also offers: 
Earn and Learn Program - earn youth gaining skills and experience with assistance to explore career choices, get on-the-job experience, workplace mentorship and learn problem-solving, life skills and personal management, while earning money: 
* programs are delivered during the year to prepare you for a successful career 
* assistance for high school students seeking experience and part-time employment with work placements in your area of interest 
* group workshops on employability skills that focus on topics such as effective communication, resumé writing and job search strategies 
* back to work supports such as uniforms, safety equipment and tools 
* financial incentive programs for full-time, part-time and summer job seekers 
Employer services - offer a broad range of free services to help you grow your business, including: 
* financial support to grow your workforce - take advantage of funding options and programs available for businesses, not-for-profits and public sector organizations. Wage subsidies and monetary incentives are available for your next hire, training your current employees and training youth 
* hiring employees - no-cost job posting services, online and in person access to motivated job seekers candidate screening, placement, monitoring and retention strategies and support financial incentives to offset the cost of training 
* workforce training and support - support in identifying human resources needs and filling vacancies, information and referral to local programs, services and resources that are vital to employers 
* downsizing and layoffs - preparation for re-entry into the job search market, employment search assistance, re-training support 
* training and apprenticeships - hiring incentives and employer bonus programs 
* labour forecasting - labour market information, forecasting labour supply 
* employment and labour standards material 
Services are also offered two days per week at the Shelburne Employment Resource Centre (Mel Lloyd Centre, 167 Centre St Entrance E, Shelburne)
Service Details
Public Comments Do not need to be a Georgian College student to access the resource centre or employment programs
Hours Orangeville: Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm * Shelburne: Tue and Wed 8:30 am-12:30 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County
Eligibility No restrictions * resources can be accessed by anyone but there may be specific requirements for Earn and Learn program, contact for details
Application Call or drop in
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Orangeville
Address & Map
30 Centre Street
Orangeville, ON L9W 2X1
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Intersection Centre St and Hillside Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-942-9986 ext 5641
Fax 519-942-9371

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