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Gezhtoojig Employment and Training

Ontario Employment Services - Main Services, and Canada Ontario Job Grant


Description
  • Provides comprehensive employment and job search services
  • Offers assessment of skills, interests and experience
  • Provides job search strategies, including resume 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
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
  • 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 Process
  • Call or drop in
Note: 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
Toll Free
1-800-361-9256
Office
705-524-6772
Fax
705-524-5152
Web Site
https://gezhtoojig.ca/
Email
info@gezhtoojig.ca
Languages
English
Contact
Ron Sarazin, Employment Counsellor
Email: rons@gezhtoojig.ca
Employment Services Officer
Sandra Martin
Email: smartin@gezhtoojig.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
Documents may vary; call for information
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
May 20, 2022
Address
117 Elm St, Unit 102
Greater Sudbury, ON, P3C 1T3
Located at Elm St near Lorne St
Open in Google Maps
Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 - 1630
Tue
0800 - 1630
Wed
0800 - 1630
Thu
0800 - 1630
Fri
0800 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Dokis First Nation
  • Greater Sudbury
  • Henvey Inlet First Nation
  • Magnetawan First Nation
  • Manitoulin District
  • North Bay
  • Parry Sound
  • Shawanaga First Nation
  • Sudbury District
  • Temagami First Nation
  • Wahnapitae First Nation
  • Wasauksing First Nation