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JobStart

Ontario Employment Services, Lake Shore Boulevard

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Description
COVID-19 -- all JobStart locations are temporarily closed but the agency is continuing to provide service online and by phone * clients can contact the agency at 416-231-2295 or info@jobstart.org * JobStart will be checking voicemail and email on a regular basis

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
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
Application Process
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.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/employmentontario/
Phone
416-231-2295
Fax
416-253-2727
TTY
Bell Relay Service 711
Website
Visit Website
Email
info@jobstart.org
Languages
English
Contact
Tracy Houston , Director, Programs and Services
Fees
None
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms
* designated and street parking
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
October 6, 2020
Address
2930 Lake Shore Blvd W
Toronto, ON, M8V 1J4
Intersection: Islington Ave and Lake Shore Blvd W;
JobStart Site Location: Lake Shore Boulevard
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Hours of Operation
Mon, Wed, Thu 9 am-5 pm; Tue 9 am-7 pm; Fri 9 am-4 pm
* closed on statutory holidays
Service Area(s)
Toronto