Durham College

Site: Port Hope

Service: Community 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

For employers: 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 10 am-12 noon; 1 pm-6 pm *Tue-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon; 1 pm-4:30 pm
Dates All Year
Areas Served Port Hope (Municipality of)
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

Employers can get help in identifying their human resource skill requirements, matching of position/workplace needs to participants’ skills, capabilities, interests and experience, and support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support success and retention

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.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/employmentontario/>
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Port Hope
Address & Map
105 Peter St
Port Hope, ON L1A 1C5
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Intersection Hope St S and Peter St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-885-4842
Fax 905-885-7791
E-Mail gerry.wentzell@durhamcollege.ca
Website www.employmenthelp.ca
Primary Contact Gerry Wentzell, Case Manager; Email: gerry.wentzell@durhamcollege.ca
Alternate Contact Stephanie Henry, Data Admin; Email: stephanie.henry@durhamcollege.ca