Employment

Looking for a job?

The Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities has put together quizzes to help you figure out what you should do for a work!

Take the Abilities quiz if you’re not sure what you are best at. http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/quizzes/abilities_quiz.html

How do you like to work? With data, people, or things? Take the quiz online http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/quizzes/datapeoplethings_quiz.html

What kind of work do you like? Check out the career inventory quiz to narrow it down: http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/quizzes/workpreference_quiz.html

Durham College Community Employment Services
Shannon Inglis – Case Manager
Brock – 705-426-1587 -Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
Uxbridge – 905.852.7848 x 33 – Thursday & Friday
www.employmenthelp.ca
shannon.inglis@durhamcollege.ca

Employment Ontario Apprenticeship Office, Durham Region
Contact office for information on provincial requirements for certification and evaluation of skills
1-800-461-4608
1420 Bayly Street, Unit 1, Pickering
www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/employmentontario/training

Services for Youth – Government of Canada
http://www.youth.gc.ca/eng/topics/jobs/index.shtml

Check out Job Boards at Local WorkLinkedInWorkopolis and Indeed Jobs

Create Your Own Job

Get in touch with our Entrepreneurship Outreach Coordinator to find out more about the Youth Entrepreneurship Program
705-432-2444
barb@brockyouthcentre.ca

Canadian Youth Business Foundation
Support for those who are 18-39 and are looking to start or expand a business. Offer various financing options of up to $45000.00 for eligible applicants.
http://www.cybf.ca/programs/

Starter Company
If you are between 18-29 years old, you can get up to $5,000 and professional mentoring to start and expand a business in Ontario.
http://www.ontario.ca/business-and-economy/start-company-young-adults