Service: Labour Market Access
|Record #: WIN1695||Last Modified: 25 Oct 2018||Last Full Update: 13 Oct 2017|
|Primary Contact||Melissa Ventura, Labour Market Access Manager, New Canadians' Centre of Excellence Inc.; Phone: (Business) 519-258-4076; Fax: 519-258-9953; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||The Labour Market Access (LMA) department offers a variety of programs related to the Canadian Labour Market. Job Search Workshops program offers pre-employment training to newcomers such as researching occupation specific information, creating resumes and cover letters, developing a job search action plan and learning valuable networking skills.
Labour Market Information program provides newcomers with information and referral related to careers, education, job leads and employment. LMI Specialists will assist newcomers with developing job search and interviewing skills; providing information via workshops, seminars, events and information sessions; understanding credential recognition of trade, professional and educational requirements; and understanding ways of handling unemployment such as volunteering.
Youth Labour Market Information program support is also available to newcomer Youth between the ages of 13-24 years of age such as help finding volunteer positions; information on career cruising and planning options; finding part-time employment while in school and assistance with developing resumes and cover letters.
Business Development Advisory program provides information to clients who need assistance with starting a business; financing information; business plan support; market research; workshops and seminars; and one-on-one business coaching.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:30 pm|
|Areas Served||Essex County|
|Eligibility||* Newcomers, new Canadians, landed immigrants, refugees
* Persons in the process of acquiring landed status
|Application||Receive referrals from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, government and non-profit agencies or services; Self referral by family or by friends; Walk-in/no appointment required|
|Languages||English ; French ; Farsi ; French Creole ; Gujarati ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Tagalog ; Turkish ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services - Other languages available as required|
|Primary Executive||Reza Shahbazi, Executive Director, New Canadians' Centre of Excellence Inc; Phone: (Business) 519-258-4076; Fax: 519-258-9953; Email: email@example.com|
|Funding||Federal - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada|
|Located In Community||Windsor|
|Address & Map||
660 Ouellette Ave
Windsor, ON N9A 1C1
|Intersection||Ouellette Ave and Tuscarora St|
|Bus Routes||Transway 1A ; Transway 1C ; Crosstown 2 ; Central 3 ; Ottawa 4|
|Physical Access||Partially Accessible - Entrance, Washroom and Elevator|