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Centennial College

Community Employment Services

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COVID19 Update -- service offered by phone, Zoom or email * no in-person services available at this time


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
Better Jobs Ontario -- 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
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
For information on Centennial College Employment Services call or drop inFor 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
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Cantonese, English, Hindi, Mandarin, Urdu
Joy Boatswain, Chair, Workforce Development, Employment Services and Career and College Transition
Phone: 416-289-5000 ext 7401
Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance - short ramp to sidewalk ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features - gender inclusive washroom
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Last Updated On
October 22, 2020
1163 Ellesmere Rd
Toronto, ON, M1P 2X7
Intersection: Midland Ave and Ellesmere Ave;
Centennial College Site Location: Midland Campus
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Hours of Operation
Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm; Tue, Thu 8:30 am-6:30 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Scarborough
  • Scarborough Central
  • Scarborough North
  • Scarborough South