Description
Description (Service) COVID19 All services being offered remotely. Call and leave a message. Calls will be returned same day.

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 - program available online to supports youth ages 15-29, who are currently unemployed and not in full time education gain the skills required to experience success in the workplace. Program includes: 60 hours of paid online job readiness workshops, virtual employment counselling support, opportunity to access supports to purchase items and training needed for employment, and a paid work placement. EMAIL for details Youth Job Connection Summer -- summer job opportunities and part-time job placements during the year

Contact yjc.cel@ed.amdsb.ca for more information. Second Career Program -- 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

ESL - English As A Second Language (available at Exeter site)

Employment Counsellor Peggy Hulley, peggy.hulley@ed.amdsb.ca

Reach for Success program available online to supports youth ages 15-30, who are not currently in full time education gain the skills required to experience success in the workplace. Program includes: 120 hours of paid Online Job Readiness Workshops, Virtual Employment Counselling Support, Opportunity to complete training in WHMIS, Safe Food Handling and Smart Serve, a 8 week Paid Work Placement, $750 Bonus for Individuals who complete all components of the program Contact Kim Postma EMAIL with any questions
Service Details
Hours COVID19 Office temporarily closed. Support offered via phone and email during regular office hours. 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * also, flexible hours available by appointment
Areas Served Huron County
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 residents 15-18 years who intend to continue 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/employmentontario
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Exeter
Address & Map
The Centre for Employment & Learning
349 Main St S
Exeter, ON N0M 1S6
 
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Intersection Main St S (Hwy 4) and Sanders St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-235-0471 
Direct line call or text 519-440-6352
Fax 519-235-2716
E-Mail exeterceloffice@ed.amdsb.ca
Website www.thecentreforemploymentandlearning.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pg/CELHuronPerth/about/?ref=page_internal
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/celamdsb/
Primary Contact Brittany Fairthorne, Site Coordinator; Phone: ext 2207; Email: brittany.fairthorne@ed.amdsb.ca
Alternate Contact Vicki Durand, Clerical Support; Phone: ext 2209; Email: vicki.durand@ed.amdsb.ca
Primary Executive Ralf Mesenbrink, Principal of Adult and Continuing Education; Phone: 519 524 2515 ext 2015; Email: ralf.mesenbrink@ed.amdsb.ca
Mailing Address PO Box 173 
Exeter, ON N0M 1S6

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