YMCA of Greater Toronto

Site: Richmond Hill - Unit 12 - 10610 Bayview Avenue YMCA Centre

Service: Ontario Employment Services

Record Details
Alternate Name Canada-Ontario Job Grant ; COJG ; YJC ; YJL ; Youth Job Connection/ Youth Job Connection Summer ; Youth Job Link
Office Phone 905-780-9622
Fax 905-780-8299
E-Mail elizabeth.kush@ymcagta.org
Website www.ymcagta.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/YMCAGTA
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/ymcagta/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/ymcagta
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/ymcagta
Primary Contact Ian Nyman, General Manager, York Region Employment, YMCA of Greater Toronto; Phone: 905-780-9622; Fax: 905-780-8299; Email: Ian.nyman@ymcagta.org
Alternate Contact Luca Siranni, Employment Programs Manager, YMCA of Greater Toronto; Phone: 905-780-9622; Fax: 905-780-8299; Email: luca.sirianni@ymcagta.org
Volunteer Coordinator Chhong Heng, Volunteer Coordinator/Resource Specialist, YMCA; Phone: 905-780-9622 ext 350; Fax: 905-780-8299; Email: chhong.heng@ymcagta.org
Funding Provincial
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

Youth Job Connection Summer -- summer job opportunities and part-time job placements during the year

S.P.R.I.N.G. -- pre-employment, employment/placement assistance for persons with disabilities

Hours Mon, Wed and Fri 9 am-5 pm, Tue and Thu 9 am-8 pm
Areas Served York Region
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

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 on those facing challenging life circumstances and at risk of experiencing poor transitions between education and work

S.P.R.I.N.G. -- pre-employment, employment/placement assistance for persons with disabilities

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
Located In Community Richmond Hill
Address & Map
10610 Bayview Ave, Unit 12
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 3N8
 
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Intersection Elgin Mills E and Bayview Ave
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door ; specialized software available on designated computer in resource area
Service Categories Business Financing ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Human Resources Management Support ; Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Laid Off Workers ; Youth Employment Programs

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