Career Edge

Site: Trenton

Service: Ontario Employment Services

Description
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

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 residents 15-18 years who intend to continue 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

Youth Job Link – youth-focused career exploration and career management workshops * job search, readiness and matching assistance for year-round part-time or summer jobs

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, Tue, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Wed 8:30 am-6 pm 
“If you require services outside of regular operating hours, please speak with a staff representative”
Areas Served Northumberland County ; Quinte West
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) and up 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 Link -- Self-service information and resources, any youth 15-29 years, including students * Job matching services, youth 15-29 years, including students, who reside in Ontario and are eligible to work in Canada

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 residents 15-18 years who intend to continue 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
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Trenton
Address & Map
81 Dundas St W
Trenton, ON K8V 3P4
 
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Intersection Division St and Dundas St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-392-9157
Toll Free Phone 1-866-859-9222
Fax 613-392-8331
Website www.careeredge.on.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Career-Edge-Quinte/207385152615569
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/3014237?trk=tyah&trkInfo=tarId%3A1418748295246%2Ctas%3Acareer%20edge%20quinte%2Cidx%3A1-1-1
Pinterest Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/careeredge/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/Career_Edge
Primary Contact Nancy Morgan, Employment Services Coordinator, Career Edge; Phone: 613-392-9157; Fax: 613-392-8331; Email: nancym@careeredge.on.ca
Alternate Contact Joe Meloche, Bilingual Resource Consultant, Career Edge; Phone: 613-392-9157; Fax: 613-392-8331; Email: joem@careeredge.on.ca
Primary Executive Cathie West, Executive Director, Youth Habilitation Quinte Inc.; Phone: 613-969-0830; Fax: 613-969-1464; Email: cathiew@youthab.ca
Alternate Executive Donna Harrison, Employment Services Manager, Career Edge; Phone: 613-392-9157; Fax: 613-392-8331; Email: donnah@careeredge.on.ca

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