Durham College

Site: Oshawa - Taunton Rd

Service: Ontario Employment Services

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-438-1041
Fax 905-438-4011
E-Mail oshawa@employmenthelp.ca
Website www.employmenthelp.ca
Site Location Between Ritson Veterinary Services and Waltzing Weasel
Located In Community Oshawa
Address & Map
300 Taunton Rd E, Unit 18
Oshawa, ON L1G 7T4
 
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Intersection Ritson Rd and Taunton Rd E
Contact Information
Primary Contact Bonnie McDonald, Employment Advisor; Email: bonnie.mcdonald@durhamcollege.ca
Alternate Contact Lee-Ann Strand; Email: lee-ann.strand@durhamcollege.ca
Description & Services
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  
 
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, Wed, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue 10 am-6 pm Note - this site is closed every day for lunch from 12 noon-1 pm
Areas Served Oshawa
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

Employers can get help in identifying their human resource skill requirements, matching of position/workplace needs to participants' skills, capabilities, interests and experience, and support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support success and retention
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
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Classification/Subjects
Service Categories Career Awareness ; Career Counselling ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Job Training Expense Assistance ; On the Job Training ; Prejob Guidance ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Employment Issues ; Vocational Assessment ; Work Experience

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