South Essex Community Council

Site: Leamington Mall - Talbot St E

Service: Ontario Employment Services - Employment and Traning Services

Contact Information
Office Phone Leamington 519-326-8629
Fax Leamington 519-326-1529
Primary Contact Kerry Kraus, Department Coordinator- Employment and Training Services, South Essex Community Council; Phone: (Business) 519-326-8629; Fax: 519-326-1529; Email:
Alternate Contact Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) 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 
Canada-Ontario Job Grant ( 
For employers)
* 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, Thu, Fri, 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue 8:30 am-8 pm
Areas Served Kingsville ; Leamington ; Wheatley
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 
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
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
Languages English ; German - Low German
Fees None
Agency Information
Primary Executive Carolyn Warkentin, Executive Director; Phone: (Business) 519-326-8629; Email:
Alternate Executive Deb Daher, Manager of Finance; Email:
Site Information
Located In Community Leamington
Address & Map
Leamington Mall
215 Talbot St E
Leamington, ON N8H 3X5
Intersection Lutsch St and Talbot St E