York Region District School Board

Site: Stouffville - yorkworks Employment Services, Sandiford Drive

Service: Ontario Employment Services

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Record #: NKT1078 Last Modified: 28 May 2015 Last Full Update: 31 Jul 2014
Record Details
Alternate NameCanada-Ontario Job Grant ; COJG ; Employment Ontario ; Job Connect ; SC ; Second Career ; yorkworks Employment Services
Former NameCareer and Employment Services ; Employment Assistance Services ; yorkworks
Office Phone905-640-2352 ext 2801
Toll Free Phone1-866-992-9930 ext 2801
Primary ContactLeslie Berko, Program Manager; Phone: 905-640-2352 ext 2803; Email: leslie.berko@yrdsb.ca
Primary ExecutiveLaura Mackenzie, Manager, Funded Services; Phone: 905-884-2046 ext 247; Email: laura.mackenzie@yrdsb.ca
Alternate ExecutiveDebora Tovar, Operations Manager; Phone: 905-884-2046 ext 257; Email: debora.tovar@yrdsb.ca
FundingRegional / Municipal ; Provincial - Employment Ontario, Ministry of Training Colleges and Universities
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

For employers: 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

HoursMon-Wed-Thu-Fri 8:30 am -4:30 pm, Tue 8:30 am-7 pm
Areas ServedWhitchurch-Stouffville ; York Region
EligibilityAges: 15 year(s) - 70 year(s) 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

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
ApplicationCall 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
Site Location2nd floor of Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville Building
Located In CommunityStouffville
Address & Map
111 Sandiford Dr, 2nd Flr
Stouffville, ON L4A 0Z9
IntersectionHighway 48 & Main Street
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking; Entrance; Washrooms ; Elevators - Wheelchair accessible
Service CategoriesCareer Awareness ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Job Training Expense Assistance ; On the Job Training ; Prejob Guidance ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Employment Issues ; Vocational Assessment ; Work Experience ; Youth Employment Programs