Northern Community Development Services

Site: Fort Frances

Service: Ontario Employment Services

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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides comprehensive employment and job search services 
  • Offers assessment of skills, interests and experience 
  • Provides job search strategies, including resumé 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
 
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
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
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm, Sep-Feb 
Mon-Wed, Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * Thu 8:30 am-7 pm, Mar-Aug 
Emo Office: Tue 9:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Rainy River District
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) and up 
 
  • 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 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
Youth Job Connection Summer
  • Ontario residents 15-18 years who intend to continue high school or go on to postsecondary education after the job placement
  • Focus is on those facing challenging life circumstances and at risk of experiencing poor transitions between education and work
Application
  • Call or drop in
 
Note: 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 ; www.ontario.ca/summerjobs
Languages English
Fees Program - Some workshops/training require minimal fees to cover licensing and supplies ; None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-2282
Toll Free Phone 1-866-974-5627 (1-866-974-JOBS)
Fax 807-274-2352
E-Mail info@ncds4jobs.ca
Website www.ncds4jobs.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Sheryl Supinski, Executive Assistant; Phone: 807-274-2282 ext 223; Email: edassistant@ncds4jobs.ca
Alternate Contact Nicke Paddock, Executive Director; Phone: 807-274-2282 ext 232; Email: exdir@ncds4jobs.ca
Site Location Across the street from Fort Frances Post Office
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 304 Scott St
Fort Frances, ON P9A 1G9
 
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Intersection Scott St and Portage Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU)