The Career Foundation

Youth Job Connection

A year-round employment program for youth 15-29, with hiring incentives for employers!


The Youth Job Connection program provides year-round pre-employment and life skills training as well as job placement support and mentoring to youth.  The program aims to help youth who are 15-29 years of age; eligible to work in Canada; unemployed; not attending school full-time; and experiencing multiple barriers to employment.

Employers can receive help in identifying their human resource skill requirements; matching of position/workplace needs to participants' skills, capabilities, interests and experience; support for developing on-the-job training plans; monitoring of placements; and retention services in order to support long-term success!

The YJC program provides the following program elements:

•    Comprehensive Pre-employment Training and Job Search Services;
•    Job Matching;
•    Paid Job Placements with Supports for Participants, and Hiring Incentives for Employers;
•    Placement Monitoring and Retention Support;
•    Mentorship and Networking Opportunities;
•    Education and Work Transitions Supports; and
•    Information and Referral to other employment and community services.


For more information or to book an appointment please call (416) 235-1091 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Launching in Spring 2016: Youth Job Connection (YJC) Summer Program –  Additionally, our YJC Summer program will provide summer job opportunities and part-time job placements during the school year to help multi-barriered high school students, aged 15 to 18, make positive educational and career choices. The focus will be on those facing challenging life circumstances and at-risk of experiencing poor transitions between education and work.

For more information or to book an appointment please call (416) 235-1091 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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