Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides comprehensive employment and job search services 
  • Offers assessment of skills, interests and experience 
  • Provides job search strategies, including resume preparation 
  • Offers information about careers and occupations, local labour market, employment and training opportunities 
  • Coordinates on-the-job training, work experience 
  • Offers help in maintaining employment 
  • Provides information and referral to other employment and community services
 
Youth Job Connection 
  • Offers paid pre-employment training, job matching, paid job placements with placement supports for participants and hiring incentives for employers 
  • Also provides mentorship and education and work transitions supports
 
Youth Job Connection Summer 
    Provides summer job opportunities and part-time job placements during the year
 
Youth Job Link 
  • Provides youth-focused career exploration and career management workshops 
  • Offers job search, readiness and matching assistance for year-round part-time or summer jobs
 
Second Career Program  
  • Provides skills training and financial support for laid-off workers
 
Services for employers 
  • Offers help in identifying human resource skills requirements 
  • Provides matching of workplace needs to workers' skills, capabilities, interests and experience 
  • Provides support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support retention
 
Canada-Ontario Job Grant 
  • Provides financial support for individual employers to purchase training for their employees
  • Assistance available to small, medium and large businesses planning to deliver short-term training for existing or new employees
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Barrie Island ; Burpee and Mills Township ; Cockburn Island Township ; Evansville ; Gore Bay ; Kagawong ; Little Current ; Manitowaning ; M'Chigeeng ; Meldrum Bay ; Mindemoya ; Providence Bay ; Sheguiandah ; Sheshegwaning ; South Baymouth ; Tehkummah Township ; Whitefish River First Nation ; Wikwemikong ; Zhiibaahaasing First Nation
Boundaries Whitefish Falls, Sandfield, Spring Bay Aundeck Omni Kaaning, Silverwater, Bidwell, Rockville, Ice Lake
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 
  • Services such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services 
  • People who are unemployed and out of school
Youth Job Link
 
Self-service information and resources 
  • Any youth 15-29 years, including students
 
Job matching services  
  • Youth, 15-29 years, including students, who reside in Ontario and are eligible to work in Canada
Application
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-368-3194
Fax 705-368-3496
E-Mail sue.ferguson@cambriancollege.ca
Website www.employmentoptions.ca
Primary Executive Susan Ferguson, Chair, Employment Options; Phone: 705-897-5627 * 705-690-1450; Email: sue.ferguson@cambriancollege.ca
Located In Community Little Current
Address 7 Water St
Little Current, ON P0P 1K0
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development