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Site: Ottawa

Service: Ontario Employment Services

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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
Hours Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Wed 8:30 am-7 pm * Sat 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
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 ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Business Financing ; Career Counselling ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Human Resources Management Support ; Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Laid Off Workers ; On the Job Training ; Prejob Guidance ; Vocational Assessment ; Work Experience ; Youth Employment Programs
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-688-3670
Toll Free Phone 1-800-361-4642
Fax 613-288-0782
E-Mail ottawa@agilec.ca
Website www.agilec.ca/ottawa
Primary Contact Lisa Manwell, Team Leader; Email: lmanwell@agilec.ca
Names
Alternate Name Canada-Ontario Job Grant ; COJG ; Employment Ontario ; Job Connect ; SC ; Second Career ; YJL ; Youth Job Link
Former Name Northern Lights Canada ; Northern Lights Vocational Services (2007)
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
1900 City Park Dr, Ste 100
Ottawa, ON K1J 1A3
 
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Intersection Blair Rd and Ogilvie Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking on City Park Dr (3 hours)
Other Details
Funding Provincial
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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