Career Edge

Site: Amherstview

Service: Ontario Employment Services

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Names
Alternate Name Canada-Ontario Job Grant ; COJG ; Employment Ontario ; Job Connect ; Second Career ; YJC ; YJCS ; Youth Job Connection/ Youth Job Connection Summer
Legal Name Youth Habilitation Quinte Inc.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Amherstview
Address & Map
20 Manitou Cres W
Amherstview, ON K7N 1B4
 
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Intersection Sherwood Ave and Bath Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and 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

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

Youth Job Connection -- paid pre-employment training * job matching * paid job placements with placement supports for participants and hiring incentives for employers * mentorship * education and work transitions supports

Youth Job Connection Summer -- summer job opportunities and part-time job placements during the year
Hours Tue, Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Amherstview
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

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 high school students 15-18 years intending to stay in, or return to 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
Fees None
Service Categories Business Financing ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Human Resources Management Support ; Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Laid Off Workers ; Youth Employment Programs
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-389-2820 ext 4713
Fax 613-389-9517 * attn: Donna
E-Mail donnas@careeredge.on.ca
Website www.careeredge.on.ca
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Primary Contact Katy Mitchell, Employment Services Coordinator
Alternate Contact Donna Searles, Employment Counsellor; Phone: 613-389-2820 ext 4713; Email: donnas@careeredge.on.ca
Primary Executive Cathie West, Executive Director; Phone: 613-969-0830; Fax: 613-969-1464; Email: cathiew@youthab.ca
Alternate Executive Donna Harrison, Employment Services Manager; Phone: 613-392-9157; Fax: 613-392-8331; Email: donnah@careeredge.on.ca
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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