York Region District School Board

Site: Stouffville - yorkworks Employment Services

Service: Ontario Employment Services

Record Details
Alternate Name Canada-Ontario Job Grant ; COJG ; Employment Ontario ; Job Connect ; SC ; Second Career ; YJL ; yorkworks Employment Services ; Youth Job Link
Former Name Career and Employment Services ; Employment Assistance Services ; yorkworks
Office Phone 905-640-2352 ext 2801
Toll Free Phone 1-866-992-9930 ext 2801
Fax 905-640-1735
E-Mail contactstouffville@yorkworks.ca
Website www.yorkworks.ca
Primary Contact Leslie Berko, Program Manager; Phone: 905-640-2352 ext 2803; Email: leslie.berko@yrdsb.ca
Primary Executive Laura Mackenzie, Manager, Funded Services; Phone: 905-884-2046 ext 247; Email: laura.mackenzie@yrdsb.ca
Alternate Executive Debora Tovar, Operations Manager; Phone: 905-884-2046 ext 257; Email: debora.tovar@yrdsb.ca
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Employment Ontario, Ministry of Training Colleges and Universities
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 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Tue 8:30 am-7 pm, Wed-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Whitchurch-Stouffville ; York Region
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) - 70 year(s) 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
Fees None
Site Location 2nd floor of Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville Building
Located In Community Whitchurch-Stouffville
Address & Map
111 Sandiford Dr, 2nd Flr
Whitchurch-Stouffville, ON L4A 0Z9
Intersection Highway 48 & Main Street
Accessibility Fully Accessible - Parking; Entrance; Washrooms ; Elevators - Wheelchair accessible
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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