Description & Services
Description (Service) Operates a community information resource centre where anyone seeking employment and/or training can access services
 
Job Seekers:  
Provides the following for job seekers:  
  • Assessment of skills and experience  
  • Information about different careers and occupations 
  • Local labour market, employment, and training opportunities  
  • Information about all Employment Ontario programs and services  
  • Referral to other community services 
  • Resumé preparation assistance 
  • Intensive assistance and support to prepare for employment 
  • On-the-job training and/or work experience support
 
Employers:  
Offers the following services to employers: 
  • Posts employment opportunities  
  • Identifies human resource skill requirements  
  • Matches position and workplace requirements to a participants' skills, capabilities, interests and experience 
  • Information on financial incentives to offset some of the costs of providing on-the-job training and work experience
Hours Mon-Wed, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Thu 8:30 am-6 pm
Areas Served Dinorwic ; Dryden ; Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation ; Vermilion Bay ; Wabigoon Lake First Nation
Eligibility
  • Anyone can access the self-service information and resources provided by our service partners, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals and employers  
  • Intensive assisted services such as personalized job search, job matching and placement, and job retention services are for people who are unemployed and out of school
Application
  • Call or drop in 
  • Personalized job search, job matching and placement, and job retention services require an assessment with Employment Advisor
 
Note: For general information on Employment Ontario services call the toll-free Employment Ontario hotline at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit www.ontario.ca/employmentontario; www.ontario.ca/summerjobs
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-4006
Fax 807-223-5242
E-Mail newdryden@confederationc.on.ca
Website www.northwestworks.ca
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Primary Contact Julie McMahon, Employment Advisor, Dryden; Email: jmcmaho1@confederationc.on.ca
Primary Executive Jeff Sampson, Director, Employment Programs; Phone: 807-473-3877 * 1-800-465-3935; Email: jsampso1@confederationc.on.ca
Located In Community Dryden
Address 30 Earl Ave
Dryden, ON P8N 1X5
 
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Intersection Earl Ave and King St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development