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Community Employment Resource Centre

Service: Ontario Employment Services

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-828-2123
TTY Phone 613-270-9251
Fax 613-828-2683
E-Mail info@cercottawa.ca
Website www.cercottawa.ca
Primary Contact Kathryn Carriere, Community & Employer Outreach; Phone: 613-828-2123 ext 238; Email: kcarriere@cercottawa.ca
Alternate Contact Cindy Faulkner, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 613-828-2123 ext 221
Primary Executive Kristy Gress, Coordinator; Phone: 613-828-2123 ext 227; Email: kgress@cercottawa.ca
Address & Map
415 Hazeldean Rd
Kanata, ON K2L 4C6
 
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Mailing Address c/o Kristy Gress 
415 Hazeldean Rd 
Kanata, ON K2L 4C6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (17 Apr 2020): In-person meetings have been suspended and offices closed until further notice. Staff is available remotely and is assisting clients and employers via phone, video-meetings, phone and email.

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
Hours Mon, Wed 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue, Thu 8:30 am-7 pm * Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
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
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
Fees None
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/JHS.CERC
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/jhs-community-employment-resource-centre/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/jhs_cerc
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development
Date Updated 03 Apr 2020
Subjects
Service Categories Business Financing ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Human Resources Management Support ; Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Laid Off Workers

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