Halton. Social and Community Services

Site: Oakville - Lakeshore Rd W - Employment and Social Services Division

Service: Employment Halton - Ontario Employment Services - Oakville Resource Centre

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments ** This location will be closed as of Friday December 22nd and will reopen in January at a new location to be confirmed at that time.**
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-825-6000 ext 2777 or dial 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866 (1-866-4HALTON)
After Hours Phone dial 3-1-1
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-465-9927
E-Mail EHadmin@halton.ca
Website www.haltonjobs.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/RegionofHalton
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/regionofhalton/
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/halton-region
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/RegionofHalton
Primary Contact Susan Lazzer, Manager
Alternate Contact Bronwyn Spotton, Program Lead
Site Information
Located In Community Bronte
Address & Map
Employment Halton (in Bronte Village mall)
2441 Lakeshore Rd W, Unit 16
Oakville, ON L6L 5V5
 
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Intersection Bronte Rd and Lakeshore Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Canada-Ontario Job Grant ; COJG ; Employment Ontario ; ES ; OES ; Second Career ; YJC ; YJCS ; YJL ; Youth Job Connection ; Youth Job Connection Summer Program ; Youth Job Link
Agency Information
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Primary Executive Jodi Guilmette, Director
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

Youth Job Connection -- for youth 15-29 years who experience multiple barriers to employment * paid pre-employment training * job matching and paid job placements * 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

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
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Dates Ongoing job fairs and Employer guest speakers at locations throughout the Region * visit the website or call for more information
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 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

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 Fully accessible Resource Centre with software programs in Zoomtext, Jaws, TextNet, Kurzweil, WinWay Resume. UbiDuo is available for communcation with deaf persons

Agency Overview

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