Partners in Employment

Site: St Marys

Service: Ontario Employment Services, St Marys

Record #: PER1742
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 21 Jun 2023


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

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
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
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

Service Details

Public Comments Call or drop in or visit
Hours COVID19 Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4 pm
Mon, Tue, Thu 9:30 am-4 pm, Wed 9:30 am-5 pm, Fri 9:30 am-12 noon. Other hours available by appointment
Areas Served Perth South ; St Marys
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 St Marys
Address & Map
26 Wellington St S
St Marys, ON
Canada N4X 1A8
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Intersection Wellington St S and Queen St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-284-0112
Toll Free Phone 1-888-729-9675
TTY Phone 1-800-268-7095
Fax 519-284-0299
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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:

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