Durham Region Unemployed Help Centre

Ontario Employment Services, Oshawa

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Description
COVID19 - Services provided online and by phone * computer room open by appointment

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

Better Jobs Ontario -- 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
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 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
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/employmentontario
Office
905-579-1821
Fax
905-579-1857
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
info@unemployedhelp.on.ca
Languages
English
Fees
None
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Nonprofit - Unincorporated
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
Information Durham
Last Updated On
June 20, 2022
Address
272 King St E
Oshawa, ON, L1H 1C8
Intersection: NE corner of King St and Ritson Rd;
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
Oshawa