15-29 years old and looking for work?
We can help.

Whether you’re looking for a full-time, part-time, summer job or even your first job, we have a program for you. We offer three FREE programs for students and youth that are designed to help you find a job. Whatever your situation, we have a program to help.

To access any of our student or youth programs, contact us today.

Find the right program for you

Each of our student and youth programs offer different benefits to fit different circumstances. Not sure what program is best for you?

Contact us today and we’ll help you find the right program.

EMPLOYMENT SERVICE YOUTH JOB CONNECTION YOUTH JOB CONNECTION SUMMER
Eligibility
  • Open to all ages
  • NOT employed
  • NOT enrolled in school
  • Youth 15-29 years old
  • NOT employed
  • NOT enrolled in school
  • Those in part-time or alternative education settings may be eligible
  • Students 15-18 years old
  • NOT employed
  • Currently enrolled in school
  • Returning to school in the following school year
Start dates Workshops, resources and support available all year round New streams of workshops start monthly New streams of workshops start every Spring
Available jobs
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
  • Seasonal
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
  • Part-time during the school year
  • Full-time or part-time during the summer
Workshops Free in-class or online workshops 15 in-class workshops 15 in-class and online workshops
Financial benefits Financial support may be available 60 hours paid training (minimum wage) 20 hours paid training (minimum wage)
Other benefits
  • One-to-one career guidance and mentorship
  • Access to job board and job matching services
  • Job search and work transition support
  • One-to-one career guidance and mentorship
  • Free job placement services
  • Financial support for those in need
  • One-to-one career guidance and mentorship
  • Free job placement services
  • Financial support for those in need
  • Online competitions:
    • Earn participation points
    • Collect badges
    • Climb the weekly leaderboard
    Program Availability Across the GTA, Hamilton and Bruce County Ajax, Etobicoke, Georgetown, Oshawa, Bruce County Ajax, Etobicoke, Georgetown, Oshawa, Bruce County
    Registration Open all year-round
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    Open all year-round
    Register for YJC
    Open all year-round
    Register for YJC Summer

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