Dixon Hall Neighbourhood Services

Ontario Employment Services

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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 Program
Skills training and financial support for laid-off workers
  • training program must demonstrate good job prospects
  • financial support based on need, may include tuition, instructional costs, books, transportation and/or basic living allowance

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

Students referred to Youth Employment Services (YES), see separate listings
Eligibility
Self-service information and resources open to anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers

Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) open to people who are unemployed and out of school

Better Jobs Ontario open to laid off individuals who are currently unemployed; also individuals with low-income households experiencing labour market challenges

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
Office
416-863-0499 ext 2080
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
esc.info@dixonhall.org
Languages
English
Contact
Linda Maines, Customer Service
Director, Employment Services
Fulya Vekiloglu
Fees
None
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms; some off site programs not accessible
Legal Status
Nonprofit - Unincorporated
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
October 18, 2022
Address
58 Sumach St
Toronto, ON, M5A 3J7
Dixon Hall Neighbourhood Services Site Location: Dixon Hall Neighbourhood Services

Cross street: River St and Queen St E

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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)
Toronto