Greater Essex County District School Board

Ontario Employment Services, Employment Assessment Centre, Leamington

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Record #: WIN0560 Last Modified: 06 Feb 2014 Last Full Update: 22 Nov 2013
Location
Located In CommunityLeamington (Town of)
AddressLeamington Mall
215 Talbot St E
Leamington, ON N8H 3X5
 
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AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Automatic entrance and Washroom
IntersectionLutsch St and Talbot Rd E
Contact Information
Office Phone519-326-0513
Fax519-326-9657
E-Maileac@publicboard.ca
Websitewww.employmentassessmentcentre.org/
Primary ContactDeborah Mallen, Grants Secretary; Email: deborah.mallen@publicboard.ca
Primary ExecutiveDebra DiDomenico, Manager; Email: debra.didomenico@publicboard.ca
Alternate ExecutiveSandra Blais & Laura Lucier, Program Supervisor; Email: sandra.blais@publicboard.ca, laura.lucier@publicboard.ca
Description & Services
DescriptionHelps Ontarians find sustainable employment 
 
* assessment of skills, capabilities, interests and experience 
 
* job search strategies, including resume preparation * information about different careers and occupations, the local labour market, employment and training opportunities 
 
* on-the-job training and/or work experience and, in some cases, additional support to help maintain employment 
 
* information about all Employment Ontario programs and services 
 
* access to Second Career program to provide laid-off workers with skills training for high-demand occupations 
 
* information about, and referral to, other community services and supports 
 
Incorporates services previously provided through Employment Assistance Services (EAS), Employment Resource Centres and other programs 
 
Youth Employment Fund -- a $195 million initiative to provide 25,000 youth in all regions of the province with an entry point to long term employment through job placements that offer the chance to learn work skills while earning income. The fund will be delivered through the existing Employment Service (ES).
HoursMon: 8:30 am-7 pm 
Tue-Thu: 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Fri: 8:30 am-4 pm 
Areas ServedEssex County ; Tilbury
EligibilitySelf-service information and resources -- anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers 
 
Youth Employment Fund -- Youth 15 to 29 years who are residents of Ontario, unemployed and not participating in full time education or training can access assisted services * additional tools and supports for short term training and employment preparation may be available to youth identified by employers  
 
Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) -- people who are unemployed and out of school 
 
Employers can get help in identifying their human resource skill requirements, matching of position/workplace needs to participants' skills, capabilities, interests and experience, and support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support success and retention 
ApplicationCall 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.tcu.gov.on.ca
FeesNone - Funded through Ministry Training, Colleges & University
LanguagesEnglish
FundingProvincial - MTCU
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameEAS ; Employment Assistance Service ; Employment Assistance Services ; Employment Ontario ; gecdsb ; GECDSB ; Job Retraining ; Public School Board ; Second Career ; YEF ; Youth Employment Fund
Service Level(50) Non Profit