Employment North

Site: Gravenhurst

Service: Integrated Employment Services

Description (Service) Employment resources and coaching to find sustainable employment in Ontario:
  • 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
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
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Muskoka District
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
  • 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
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Entrance on Phillip St
Located In Community Gravenhurst
Address & Map
410 Muskoka Rd S, Unit 2
Gravenhurst, ON P1P 1J4
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Intersection Muskoka Rd S and Phillip St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-687-6350
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-5541
Fax 705-687-4250
E-Mail info@employmentnorth.com
Website www.employmentnorth.com
Social Media Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/EmploymentNorth
Primary Contact Janet Hainsworth, Site Coordinator
Alternate Contact Donna Sedore, Executive Director, District of Parry Sound Employment Service; Phone: 1-800-461-5541; Fax: 705-384-2228; Email: donna@employmentnorth.com

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