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

    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

    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
Service Details
Hours Mon to Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Simcoe 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 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/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
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-528-0845
Fax 705-528-0846
E-Mail midlanderc@sm.ymca.ca
Website www.ymcaofsimcoemuskoka.ca/employment-services
Primary Contact Martina Wahl, Team Leader
Alternate Contact Laura Mattice, Employment Specialist

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