Durham College

Ontario Employment Services, Bowmanville

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Description
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 -- 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 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
905-697-4472
Fax
905-697-7067
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
bowmanville@employmenthelp.ca
Mailing Address
219 King St E
Unit 4
Bowmanville, ON, L1C 1P7
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Paula Newman, Employment Advisor
Email: paula.newman@durhamcollege.ca
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
219 King St E, Unit 4
Bowmanville, ON, L1C 1P7
Intersection: Liberty St and King St E;
Cross street: Liberty St and King St E
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Hours of Operation
Mon, Wed 8:30 am-6 pm * Tue, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
Clarington