St Leonard's Community Services

Site: Dunnville - Broad St E

Service: Ontario Employment Services

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Record #: SIM2607 Last Full Update: 04 Sep 2014
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone905-774-7501
Toll Free Phone1-866-963-8893
Fax905-774-9330
E-Mailemploydn@st-leonards.com
Websitewww.st-leonards.com
Located In CommunityDunnville
Address & Map
Dunnville and District Credit Union Plaza
208 Broad St E
Dunnville, ON N1A 1G2
 
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IntersectionBroad St and Chestnut St
Contact Information
Primary ContactSharon Arnold, Program Manager; Phone: (Business) 905-774-7501; Fax: 905-774-9330; Email: sarnold@st-leonards.com
Alternate ContactMarilyn Kaus, Director of Employment Services, St. Leonard's Community Services; Phone: (Business) 519-756-7665; Fax: 519-759-3942; Email: mkaus@st-leonards.com
Description & Services
DescriptionComprehensive 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

Ontario Self Employment Benefit Program (OSEB) -- income and entrepreneurial support during business development and launch

Youth Employment Fund -- job placements providing entry point to long term employment * help with costs such as transportation and tools * incentives to employers to help cover cost of wages and training

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, Tue, Thu, Fri 8:30am-4:30pm 
* Wed 8:30am-7pm 
* Sat 9am-12 noon
DatesAll year
Areas ServedDunnville ; Haldimand County
EligibilitySelf-service information and resources -- anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers

Youth Employment Fund -- Youth 15 to 29 years who are residents of Ontario, unemployed and not participating in full time education or training can access assisted services * additional tools and supports for short term training and employment preparation may be available to youth identified by 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
ApplicationCall 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
LanguagesEnglish
FeesNone
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Subjects
SubjectsEmployment ; Employment agencies ; Job creation ; Job search training ; Students ; Temporary employment ; Vocational counselling ; Vocational training ; Young adults