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Niagara College

Site: Community Employment Services

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-641-2252 ext 4660
TTY Phone 905-932-1849
Fax 905-988-4301
E-Mail ces@niagaracollege.ca
Website www.niagaracollege.ca/ces
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Primary Contact Rebecca Nicholls, Manager, Community Employment Services; Phone: 905-641-2252 ext 4666; Email: rnicholls@niagaracollege.ca
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Falls ; St Catharines
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
43 Church St
St Catharines, ON L2R 7E1
 
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Intersection Church St and Wellington St
Service and Access 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 -- 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

Second Career Program -- 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
Hours Virtual support Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Resource area Mon, Wed-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm by appointment only
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 Call or email * 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
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Employment Ontario
Service Categories Business Financing ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Human Resources Management Support ; Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Laid Off Workers ; Youth Employment Programs

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