Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-427-7670
Fax 905-839-9687
E-Mail jennifer.shand@ymcagta.org
Website www.ymcagta.org
Site Location In the same plaza as Second Cup
Located In Community Pickering (City of)
Address & Map
1550 Kingston Rd, Ste 16
Pickering, ON L1V 1C3
 
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Intersection Valley Farm Rd and Kingston Rd
Contact Information
Primary Contact Samantha Teney, General Manager; Email: samantha.teney@ymcagta.org
Alternate Contact Jennifer Shand, Manager; Email: jennifer.shand@ymcagta.org
Volunteer Coordinator Christina Bracamonte, Outreach Specialist; Email: christina.bracamonte@ymcagta.org
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

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 8:30 am-6 pm * Tue, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Pickering (City 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

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
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Accessibility 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