Grand River Employment and Training

Site: Ohsweken - Sunrise Crt

Service: Ontario Employment Services

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Record #: SIM2605 Last Full Update: 03 Oct 2014
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone519-445-2222
Toll Free Phone1-888-218-8230
Fax519-445-4777
E-Mailinfo@greatsn.com
Websitewww.greatsn.com
Located In CommunityOhsweken
Address & Map
The GREAT Opportunity Centre
16 Sunrise Crt
Ohsweken, ON N0A 1M0
 
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IntersectionChiefswood Rd and Sunrise Court
Contact Information
Primary ContactElvera Garlow, Executive Director; Email: elvera@greatsn.com
Alternate ContactLaurie Froman, Manager of Programs and Services
Mailing AddressPO Box 69 
Ohsweken, ON N0A 1M0
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

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

HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
DatesAll year
Areas ServedBrant County ; Brantford ; Haldimand County ; Norfolk 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

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
Service CategoriesCareer Awareness ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Job Training Expense Assistance ; On the Job Training ; Prejob Guidance ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Unemployed Individuals ; Vocational Assessment ; Work Experience