Looking for Work?

The Employment Service department delivers customized support to individuals to aid them in conducting a successful job search. Qualified Job Developers/Employment Counsellors will work with individuals to help them find a job and/or career matching with their skills and goals. Resources are available to assist with career exploration, writing a cover letter and resume, as well as local labour market information.

The Employment Service Department offers individuals:

  • Information on training requirements for different occupations
  • Individualized needs assessment, counselling and coaching
  • Assistance with preparation of resumes, cover letters and job applications, interview and job search strategies
  • Information about language and credential assessments
  • Job preparation sessions covering essential information
  • Access to hidden job market and/or job leads
  • Placement opportunities (with and without incentives)
  • Employment support dollars to individuals with financial barriers
  • Mentoring and coaching support available during and after the placement
  • Second career exploration

Program Eligibility Requirements: 


Out of school or training

Legally entitled to work in Canada

*Additional suitability criteria applies for access to assisted services

Your job is out there. We'll help you find it.

This Employment Ontario program is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario.