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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-525-1533 ext 221
Fax 613-525-4699
E-Mail employment@giag.ca
Website www.giag.ca
Primary Contact Susan David, Manager, GIAG Employment Services; Phone: 613-525-1533 ext 223; Email: sdavid@giag.ca
Alternate Contact Jeannette C. Goddard, Resource and Information Specialist, GIAG Employment Services; Email: jcgoddard@giag.ca
Primary Executive Jo-Ann Trottier, Executive Director; Phone: 613-525-1533 ext 224; Email: jtrottier@giag.ca
Alternate Executive Susan David, Manager
Address & Map
3525 Hwy 34 S
Alexandria, ON K0C 1A0
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Comprehensive 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

Services for employers -- help in identifying human resource skills requirements * matching of workplace needs to workers' skills, capabilities, interests and experience * support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support retention

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

Youth Job Connection -- paid pre-employment training * job matching * paid job placements with placement supports for participants and hiring incentives for employers * mentorship * education and work transitions supports

Youth Job Connection Summer -- summer job opportunities and part-time job placements during the year
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * Thu 4 pm-6 pm by appointment only
Areas Served North Glengarry ; South Glengarry
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 (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 high school students 15-18 years intending to stay in, or return to high school or go on to postsecondary education after the job placement * focus on those facing challenging life circumstances and at risk of experiencing poor transitions between education and work
Application Call 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
Languages English ; French ; Spanish ; Turkish
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1976
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Federal ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 107436388 RR0001 ; Fees - may apply for some non-employment programs
Date Updated 22 Apr 2020
Subjects
Service Categories Business Financing ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Human Resources Management Support ; Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Laid Off Workers ; Youth Employment Programs

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