The Centre for Skills Development and Training

Site: Oakville - Morden Rd

Service: Oakville Employment Services - Ontario Employment Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-845-1157
Fax 905-845-5878
E-Mail info@thecentre.on.ca
Website thecentre.on.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/The-Centre-for-Skills-Development-Training/272164777294
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/the-centre-for-skills-development-&-training
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/CentreConnect
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/MariaHMcDonald
Primary Contact Raluca Lazar, Service Delivery Manager; Email: lazarr@thecentre.on.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
465 Morden Rd, Unit 109
Oakville, ON L6K 3W6
 
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Intersection Dorval Dr and Speers Rd
Physical Access Not Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Canada-Ontario Job Grant ; COJG ; Employment Ontario ; ES ; Second Career ; YJL ; Youth Job Link
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1998
Primary Executive Lisa Rizzato, Chief Administrative Officer; Email: rizzatol@thecentre.on.ca
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
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 * use of fax machine, computers with internet access and telephones for job search

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

Second Career Program -- skills training and financial support for laid-off workers

Services for employers -- help in identifying their human resource skill 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

* Gary Allan High School is on site to provide credit courses enabling students and adults to complete requirements leading to the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)

Employment Services are also available at other locations in Halton Region: * Milton * Burlington * St Luke's Community Centre, Palermo
Hours Regular hours Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue 8:30 am-7 pm 
Summer hours (Jul 3-Aug 31) Mon-Fri 8:30-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
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
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
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Business Financing ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Human Resources Management Support ; Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Laid Off Workers ; Youth Employment Programs
Other Details
Resources Brochures available at all libraries

Agency Overview


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