Youth aged 15 – 29 facing barriers to employment; not currently employed or participating in full-time training/education; eligible to work in Canada; residing in Ontario
Delivery: Virtual and in-person
219 Dufferin St. Building 201, Suite 1C Toronto, ON M6K 3J1
Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Program dates: Year-round
Youth Job Connection (YJC) serves youth aged 15 – 29 who experience multiple or complex barriers to employment. The program provides more intensive supports beyond traditional job search and placement opportunities. YJC offers 60+ hours of in-class job search training and career exploration, as well as a paid work placement, to increase confidence and readiness for employment. Ongoing job coaching, mentoring and support for transition into employment or education are key aspects of this program.
Paid pre-employment training
Employment-related financial support
Job matching, placements with employers and wage subsidies
Participants will receive:
Career development support to increase knowledge of career options and the job market
Opportunities to develop employability skills
Training and work experience to increase job readiness
Support for transition into employment and/or training/education, during or after the program
15 – 29 years old at time of registration
Not employed or participating in full-time training/education
Facing multiple or complex barriers to employment
Eligible to work in Canada
Residing in Ontario
Please contact us to register.
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219 Dufferin St. , Suite #1C, Building 201 Toronto, ON
Monday to Friday
9:00AM to 5:00PM
This program is funded by:
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