YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka

Site: Midland - King St

Service: Ontario Employment Services

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 * information and referral to other employment and community services

Youth Job Link – youth-focused career exploration and career management workshops * job search, readiness and matching assistance for year-round part-time or summer jobs

Second Career Program -- skills training and financial support for laid-off workers

Youth Job Connection -- paid pre-employment training * job matching * paid job placements with placement supports for participants and hiring incentives for employers * mentorship * education and work transitions supports

Youth Job Connection Summer -- summer job opportunities and part-time job placements during the year

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
Service Details
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

Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) -- people who are unemployed and out of school

Youth Job Link -- Self-service information and resources, any youth 15-29 years, including students * Job matching services, youth 15-29 years, including students, who reside in Ontario and are eligible to work in Canada

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 ; French - Reception, Programs, Publications
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Midland
Address & Map
334 King St, Unit 1
Midland, ON L4R 3M8
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Intersection King St and Elizabeth St
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-528-0845
Fax 705-528-0846
E-Mail midlanderc@ymca.ca
Website www.ymcaofsimcoemuskoka.ca/employment-services
Social Media Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/RobYMCASM
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/YMCASimcoeMuskoka
Primary Contact Martina Wahl, Team Leader
Alternate Contact Nancy Chambers, Employment Specialist

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