Partners in Employment

Site: Listowel

Service: Ontario Employment Services, Listowel

Record #: PER1741
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 21 Jun 2023


Description (Service)
COVID19 - open by appointment - phone or video call.

Services available:
  • 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
  • provide interview suits and other professional clothing

    Better Jobs Ontario
    Skills training and financial support for laid off workers
  • training program must demonstrate good job prospects
  • financial support based on need, may include tuition, instructional costs, books, transportation and/or a basic living allowance

    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-Thu 9:30 am-5 pm, Fri 9:30 am-12 noon. Other hours available by appointment
Areas Served North Perth
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
Better jobs Ontario
  • laid off individuals who are currently unemployed
  • individuals from low-income households experiencing labour market challenges

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
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community North Perth
Address & Map
230 Main St W
North Perth, ON
Canada N4W 1A1
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Intersection Argyle St N and Main St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-291-1893
Toll Free Phone 1-888-729-9675
TTY Phone 1-800-268-7095
Fax 519-291-1557
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Primary Contact Deb Hotchkiss, Executive Director; Phone: 519-272-1946 Ext 223; Email:
Alternate Contact Deb Hotchkiss, Executive Director; Phone: 519-272-1946 Ext 223; Email:
Mailing Address 230 Main St W 
North Perth, ON 
Canada N4W 1A1

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