Contact Information
Office Phone 519-256-6621
Fax 519-256-3963
E-Mail eoss@westofwindsor.com
Website www.westofwindsor.com
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Primary Contact Gurpreet Chana, Employment Services Coordinator; Phone: ext 233
Alternate Contact Vidhya Selvaraj, Employment Services Information and Resource Specialist; Phone: ext 306
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) 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
Hours Monday-Friday 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Wednesday , Extended hours to 6 pm
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
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 and are either Permanent Residents or Canadian Citizens 
 
Second Career Program 
* Laid-off workers
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 
Second career exploration
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Other languages available upon request
Fees None
Agency Information
Primary Executive Rose Anguiano Hurst, Executive Director; Email: info@westofwindsor.com
Alternate Executive Email: info@westofwindsor.com
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
Site Information
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
Herb Gray Centre for Nonprofit Excellence
647 Ouellette Ave, Suite 201
Windsor, ON N9A 4J4
 
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Intersection Ouellette Ave and Wyandotte St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking (off Pelissier), Automatic entrance (off Pelissier), Washroom

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