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Cochrane District Social Services Administration Board

Ontario Employment Services

Search Agency Service

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
Second Career Program
  • Provides skills training and financial support for laid-off workers
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
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
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
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
1-800-461-2009 Ext 705
Office
705-232-4095 Ext 705
Fax
705-232-5471
Web Site
https://www.cdssab.on.ca
Email
webinquiries@cdssab.on.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 1028
Iroquois Falls, ON, P0K 1G0
Canada
Languages
English, French
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(20) Regional Government
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 29, 2022
Address
33 Ambridge Dr
Iroquois Falls, ON, P0K 1G0
Located at Ambridge Dr near Synagogue Ave
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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1615
Tue
0830 - 1615
Wed
0830 - 1615
Thu
0830 - 1615
Fri
0830 - 1615

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:15 pm Sep-Jun
Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-3:45 pm Jul-Aug
Service Area(s)
  • Cochrane District
  • Iroquois Falls