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Northern Community Development Services

Ontario Employment Services


Description
  • Provides comprehensive employment and job search services
  • Offers assessment of skills, interests and experience
  • Provides job search strategies, including resum√© preparation
  • Offers information about careers and occupations, local labour market, employment and training opportunities
  • Coordinates on-the-job training, work experience
  • Offers help in maintaining employment
  • Provides information and referral to other employment and community services
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
  • Offers help in identifying human resource skills requirements
  • Provides matching of workplace needs to workers' skills, capabilities, interests and experience
  • Provides support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support retention
Canada-Ontario Job Grant
  • Provides financial support for individual employers to purchase training for their employees
  • Assistance available to small, medium and large businesses planning to deliver short-term training for existing or new employees
Youth Job Connection
  • Offers paid pre-employment services, job matching, paid job placements with placement supports for participants and hiring incentives for employers
  • Also provides mentorship and education and work transitions supports
Youth Job Connection Summer
  • Provides summer job opportunities and part-time job placements during the year
Eligibility
  • Anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers
Assisted services
  • 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
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 is on those facing challenging life circumstances and at risk of experiencing poor transitions between education and work
Application Process
  • 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/page/employment-ontario
Toll Free
1-866-974-5627 - (1-866-974-JOBS)
Office
807-274-2282
Fax
807-274-2352
Web Site
https://www.ncds4jobs.ca/
Email
info@ncds4jobs.ca
Mailing Address
c/o Sheryl Supinski
304 Scott St
Fort Frances, ON, P9A 1G9
Canada
Contact
Sheryl Supinski, Executive Assistant
Email: edassistant@ncds4jobs.ca
Phone: 807-274-2282 ext 223
Executive Director
Nicke Paddock
Email: exdir@ncds4jobs.ca
Phone: 807-274-2282 ext 232
Fees
Program - Some workshops/training require minimal fees to cover licensing and supplies ; None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 29, 2022
Address
300/304 Scott St
Fort Frances, ON, P9A 1G9
Located at Scott St near Portage Ave; Across the street from Fort Frances Post Office
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Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm, Sep-Feb
Mon-Wed, Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * Thu 8:30 am-7 pm, Mar-Aug
Emo Office: Tue 9:30 am-4 pm
Service Area(s)
Rainy River District