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Ontario Employment Services

Office phone 613-542-7373
Fax 613-766-6846
Address 900 Montreal St Kingston ON K7K 3J9
Location (Intersection) Cross street: Montreal St and John Counter Blvd;
Contact Ashley Johnson 613-542-7373 ext 110
Hours Mon-Wed 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Thu 8:30 am-6 pm * Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
of service
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

Age Requirements: Ages: 15 year(s) and up;
How to apply 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
Fees None
Physical access Fully Accessible
Service description 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

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
Organization type (50) Non Profit
Last modified date 2019-04-18
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