Monthly Newsletters!

Every month Employment North comes out with awesome newsletters featuring programs, services and opportunities available to employers, job seekers and partners in the Muskoka & Almaguin regions. Our monthly newsletter will also include Employment North workshop schedules, success stories and resources about local employment, education and training opportunities. March Newsletter Click here to check out … Continue reading Monthly Newsletters!

Almaguin Office Updates

Summer Camps, Ontario Parks, Provincial and Federal Internships are now accepting summer student applications. Now is the time to be job ready for the summer season. Employment North will be on-site at Almaguin Highlands Secondary School every Wednesday’s lunch break (12:30 pm-1:10 pm). Speak with our team to learn about our student services. Drop by … Continue reading Almaguin Office Updates

Partner Profile: Contact North

Our client Holly participated in Employment Ontario’s Youth Job Connection program available through Employment North. Through the workshops and training, she was able to gain employment skills, completed an employment placement and overcame customer service anxieties. Working with Robin at Contact North Bracebridge, Holly is now completing an online bookkeeping course. Working with Employment North … Continue reading Partner Profile: Contact North

Canada-Ontario Job Grant

The Canada-Ontario Job Grant (COJG) provides direct financial support for employers to provide short –term training to existing and new employees. This grant program allows employers to choose the training that meets the needs of their business and the individuals to be trained. The Government provides up to $10,000 per person for training costs. Employers … Continue reading Canada-Ontario Job Grant

Boston Pizza Has Reopened in Gravenhurst!

We had a great time assisting Boston Pizza’s Gravenhurst location recruit and prepare staff for their December reopening. The location underwent a multi-month renovation and with Employment North’s support hosted a Job Fair to ensure their staffing requirements were met before their reopening. “Great service and great staff at Employment North, they were eager to … Continue reading Boston Pizza Has Reopened in Gravenhurst!

Swiss Country House

Meet Charlene, Manager of Swiss Country House, a destination restaurant, pub and waterfront venue in Ahmic Harbour. Employment North has been working with the Team at Swiss Country House for many years. From recruitment and retention to placements and training subsidies, we share all our clients’ successes.

Youth Job Connection: Summer

Youth Job Connection Summer – Provides summer, part-time and after-school job opportunities to high school students, aged 15 to 18, who are facing challenges and may need support transitioning between school and work. Supports include: Paid pre-employment training to promote job-readiness; Job matching and paid job placements, with placement, support for participants and hiring incentives … Continue reading Youth Job Connection: Summer

Second Career

Did you know you can get new skills, those needed for jobs in demand now – and financial support when you qualify for Second Career? Apply for up to $28,000 for cost including tuition, books, manuals, workbooks or other instructional costs, transportation, basic living allowance (maximum $410 per week) and child care.\ To be eligible … Continue reading Second Career

Youth Job Connection

The Youth Job Connection program serves youth aged 15 to 29 who experience barriers to employment by providing more intensive supports beyond traditional job search and placement opportunities. From April 2016 to date we have worked with over 200 youth in the Youth Job Connection program. The participants were from all over the District’s of … Continue reading Youth Job Connection