Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-666-8847
Fax 905-430-0694
E-Mail employmentservices@jhsd.ca
Website www.jhsemploymentservices.ca
Located In Community Whitby (Town of)
Address & Map
114 Dundas St E, Ste 200
Whitby, ON L1N 2H7
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Intersection Brock St and Dundas St (Hwy 2) * above Hakim Optical
Contact Information
Primary Contact Christina Barrow, Director of Employment & Training Services; Phone: 905-579-8482 ext 241; Fax: 905-435-0352; Email: christina.barrow@jhsd.ca
Alternate Contact Michelle Heald, Employment Services Coordinator; Fax: 905-666-9293; Email: michelle.heald@jhsd.ca
Mailing Address 75 Richmond St W 
Oshawa, ON L1G 1E3
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

Youth Job Connection -- paid pre-employment training * job matching * paid job placements with placement supports for participants and hiring incentives for employers * mentorship * education and work transitions supports

For employers: 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 8 am-5 pm * Tue 8 am-7 pm * Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Whitby (Town of)
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

Youth Job Connection -- Ontario residents 15-29 years who are eligible to work in Canada, unemployed, not attending school full time and experiencing multiple barriers to employment

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
Accessibility Fully Accessible
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 ; Youth Employment Programs