Description
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

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

Second Career Program -- skills training and financial support for laid-off workers * eligibility and suitability must be assessed for application submission

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

Service Details
Public Comments Appointments can be made for Sites at Seaforth, Wingham, Clinton, Goderich, Exeter, Listowel and St Marys -- call Stratford office for more information on locations, hours and services at these sites
Hours Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Wed 8:30 am-6 pm
Areas Served Clinton ; Exeter ; Goderich ; Huron County ; Listowel ; Perth County ; Seaforth ; St Marys ; Stratford ; Wingham ; *other areas by request
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
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
Address and Location
Located In Community Stratford
Address & Map
130 Youngs St
Stratford, ON N5A 1J7
 
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Intersection St Vincent St S and Youngs St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-271-5700 ext 7224
Toll Free Phone 1-800-463-0796
Fax 519-272-0943
E-Mail stratfordcareercentre@conestogac.on.ca
Website www.conestogac.on.ca/careercentre
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/ConestogaCareerCentre.AcademicUpgrading
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/careerctrsttfd
Primary Contact Kim Moore, Manager; Phone: ext 7246; Email: kmoore@conestogac.on.ca

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