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Ontario Employment Services
Career Edge

Office phone 613-354-0425
Fax 613-354-1085
Address 2 Dairy Ave Unit 9 Greater Napanee ON K7R 3Y5
Location (Intersection) Cross street: Advance Ave and Dairy Ave; Industrial Park Napanee
Contact Katy Mitchell 613-354-0425 ext 644
Hours Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Wed 8:30 am-6 pm * if you require services outside of regular operating hours, please speak with a staff representative
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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 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
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

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

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

Visiting offices located in Amherstview and Northbrook
Organization type (30) Provincial Government ; (50) Non Profit
Last modified date 2019-04-03
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