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Centre for Skills Development

Site: Burlington - South Service Rd

Service: Burlington Employment Services - Ontario Employment Services

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Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
* Services have shifted to remote delivery 
* service delivery to new and existing clients will still be available via telephone or e-mail 
* for remote delivery program information, see here 
* or call 1-888-315-5521
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-333-3499 ext 140
Toll Free Phone 1-888-315-5521 ext 140
Fax 905-634-2775
E-Mail employment@centreforskills.ca
Website centreforskills.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/CentreForSkills
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/centreconnect/
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/centre-for-skills-development/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/CentreConnect
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/c/CentreforSkillsDevelopment
Primary Contact Carolyn Henderson, Site Coordinator; Email: carolyn.henderson@centreforskills.ca
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1998
Primary Executive Lisa Rizzato, Chief Executive Officer; Email: lisa.rizzato@centreforskills.ca
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) * Services have shifted to remote delivery * service delivery to new and existing clients will still be available via telephone or e-mail * for remote delivery program information, see here * or call 1-888-315-5521 -------------------------------------------- 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 * use of fax machine, computers with internet access and telephones for job search

Second Career Program -- skills training and financial support for laid-off workers

Services for employers -- help in identifying their human resource skill 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

Employment Services are also available in Milton and Oakville
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Wed 8:30 am-7 pm * evening hours Sep-Jun only
Areas Served Halton Region
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
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
3350 South Service Rd
Burlington, ON L7N 3M6
 
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Intersection Walkers Line and Havester Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible - for rental facilities and programs * 2nd floor (administration) not accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Employer Staffing Assistance ; Job Search Support / Training ; Self Employment / Entrepreneurship
Service Categories Business Financing ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Human Resources Management Support ; Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Laid Off Workers

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