The Employment + Education Centre

Site: Brockville

Service: Ontario Employment Services

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Names
Alternate Name Canada-Ontario Job Grant ; COJG ; Employment Ontario ; Job Connect ; Second Career ; YJC ; YJCS ; YJL ; Youth Job Connection/ Youth Job Connection Summer ; Youth Job Link
Former Name Employment & Education Centre ; Employment and Education Centre
Legal Name Youth Employment Assistance Headquarters
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Brockville
Address & Map
105 Strowger Blvd
Brockville, ON K6V 5V2
 
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Intersection Strowger Blvd and Central Ave W
Mailing Address Box 191 
Brockville, ON K6V 5V2
Bus Route Notes Brockville Transit Transit map * Stop times and locations
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
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 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 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

Offers other employment programs, see separate records for details
Hours Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Wed 8:30 am-7 pm
Areas Served Brockville - and South Leeds
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

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 high school students 15-18 years intending to stay in, or return to 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 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
Service Categories Business Financing ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Human Resources Management Support ; Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Laid Off Workers ; Youth Employment Programs
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-498-2111
Toll Free Phone 1-800-926-0777
TTY Phone 613-498-3123
Fax 613-498-2116
E-Mail susan@eecentre.com
Website www.eecentre.com
Social Media Facebook
Primary Executive Susan Watts, Executive Director; Phone: 613-498-2111 ext 229
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development ; Federal
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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