YMCA of Greater Toronto

Site: Richmond Hill - Bayview Avenue YMCA Centre, Bayview Avenue

Service: Ontario Employment Services

Record Details
Alternate Name Canada-Ontario Job Grant ; COJG ; Employment Ontario ; Job Connect ; SC ; Second Career
Office Phone 905-780-9622
Fax 905-780-8299
E-Mail elizabeth.kush@ymcagta.org
Website www.ymcagta.org
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 Elizabeth Kush, Employment Programs Director (Acting), YMCA of Greater Toronto; Phone: 905-780-9622; Fax: 905-780-8299; Email: elizabeth.kush@ymcagta.org
Volunteer Coordinator Chhong Heng, Volunteer Coordinator/Job Skills Counsellor, YMCA; Phone: 905-780-9622 ext 350; Fax: 905-780-8299; Email: chhong.heng@ymcagta.org
Funding Provincial
Description (Service) 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 Description (Program): 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
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

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
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 Career 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