Durham College

Site: Uxbridge Site

Service: Ontario Employment Services

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-852-7848
Fax 905-852-5358
E-Mail uxbridge@employmenthelp.ca
Website www.employmenthelp.ca
Located In Community Uxbridge
Address 29 Toronto St S, Unit 2
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1V9
 
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Intersection Toronto St and Brock St W
Contact Information
Primary Contact Danielle Donnelly, Employment Advisor; Email: danielle.donnelly@durhamcollege.ca
Alternate Contact Rachel Pidgeon, Data Administrator; Email: rachel.pidgeon@durhamcollege.ca
Update Email (Private) rachel.pidgeon@durhamcollege.ca
Description & 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  
 
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  
 
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 
 
Visiting offices located in Beaverton and Cannington
Hours Uxbridge - Mon-Wed 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Thu 10 am-6 pm, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Closed daily from 12 noon-1 pm for lunch 
 
Beaverton - 397 Simcoe St - Old Town Hall , Mon 9 am-4 pm * Cannington - Cannington Public Library, Tue 2 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Brock ; Scugog ; Uxbridge (Township of) - and surrounding area
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 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

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.ontario.ca/employmentontario
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Meetings Resume development * Second Career information * Career clarification * interview skills, job search and customer service
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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