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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-933-9675
Toll Free Phone 1-888-933-9675
Fax 613-933-9689
E-Mail info@jobzonedemploi.ca
Website www.jobzonedemploi.ca
Primary Executive Wendy Woods-Fontaine, Executive Director; Email: wwfontaine@jobzonedemploi.ca
Address & Map
144 Pitt St
Cornwall, ON K6J 3P4
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (28 April 2020) Until further notice, the Cornwall site remains closed for walk-in services but continuing to provide employment programs/services to residents and employers. New clients are asked to book an appointment online via the website or call 613-933-WORK (9675) in Cornwall and 613-774-JOBS (5627) in Winchester. Clients already resgistered should contact their respective Employment Consultant.

This information is regularly updated on their Facebook page.


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

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

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 COVID-19 -- Mon, Wed 8:30 am-5 pm * Tue 8:30 am-6 pm * Thu 9 am-5 pm * Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Cornwall ; North Dundas ; North Stormont ; South Dundas ; South Stormont
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 ; French - Designated Agency under the French Language Services Act
Fees None
Bus Route Notes Cornwall Transit Transit Route Map * Transit Schedule
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Job-Zone-demploi/1081472475199505?fref=ts
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial
Date Updated 17 Apr 2019
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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