Durham College

Ontario Employment Services, Uxbridge Site

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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
Visiting offices located in Beaverton and Cannington
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 Ontario residents 15-29 years who are eligible to work in Canada, unemployed, not attending school full time and experiencing multiple barriers to employment

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 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
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Mailing Address
c/o Durham College; 2000 Simcoe St N
Oshawa, ON, L1H 7K4
Nicole Newbold, Employment Advisor
Email: nicole.newbold@durhamcollege.ca
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Information Durham
Last Updated On
June 20, 2022
29 Toronto St S
Uxbridge, ON, L9P 1V9
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Hours of Operation
Uxbridge - Mon-Wed 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Thu 10 am-6 pm, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm Port Perry - Scugog Public Library - Tue, Wed 8:30 am-4:30 pm Beaverton - 397 Simcoe St - Old Town Hall, Mon, Tue 8:30 am-4:30 pm Closed daily from 12 noon-1 pm for lunch Meetings: Resume development * Second Career information * Career clarification * interview skills, job search and customer service
Service Area(s)
  • Brock
  • Scugog
  • Uxbridge