NOTE: Services will likely be impacted in response to COVID-19. Please contact any service prior to visiting in person.

Career Foundation

Ontario Employment Services, Weston Employment Centre


Description
COVID19 -- client intakes, coaching, hiring fairs, training and job placement is still happening every day by phone and /or internet
  • currently have employers with positions to fill and are using phone and internet to connect employers and job seekers as soon as possible
  • both one-on-one telephone/internet sessions and group telephone/internet sessions available

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
Also offered at Jane Alliance Neighbourhood Services, 909 Jane Street
Comments
COVID 19 -- In-person services suspended until further notice; call or email to inquire about programs and services offered via phone, email or online
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
416-243-0066
Toll Free
1-855-223-8231
Fax
416-243-6802
TTY
1-877-688-5504
Website
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Email
Weston@CareerFoundation.org
Languages
Arabic, English, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Punjabi, Somali, Spanish
Contact
Zulay Leon, Program Manager
Email: zleon@careerfoundation.org
Phone: 416-243-0066 ext 225
Fees
None
Documents Required
Contact for information
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms
* designated parking
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Last Updated On
November 12, 2020
Address
2100 Lawrence Ave W, Suite 103
Toronto, ON, M9N 3W3
Intersection: Weston Rd and Lawrence Ave W;
Career Foundation Site Location: Weston Employment Centre
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Hours of Operation
COVID19 -- walk-in service currently suspended Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
Toronto