Programs

Youth

Youth Job Connection

Youth Job Connection (YJC) is a program for youth aged 15 to 29 who face barriers to employment but want to work.

Youth, join us for a 3-week paid youth employment training program where participants will learn about and participate in:

  • Career exploration
  • Job target and readiness
  • Employment & Life Skills
  • Education & training pathways
  • Apprenticeship information Industry field trips
  • Paid Job placements

Program Eligibility:

  • Ages 15 to 29 years-old
  • Must be unemployed
  • Not in education or training
  • Eligible to work in Canada (active SIN)
  • Live in Durham Region

Upcoming sessions
January 9th to 27th, 2023
Youth interested can contact:
905-431-5693 – text or call
yjc@unemployedhelp.on.ca

Youth Job Connection Summer

Are you between the ages of 15-18 and looking for summer or part time work while in high school?

If you are facing challenging life circumstances and want to learn the fundamentals of securing and maintaining employment, the Youth Job Connection Summer could be for you.

 

Youth will gain:

  • Up to 20 hours of paid pre-employment training
  • Job placements up to 8 weeks during the summer
  • Job placements up to 10 hours per week during the school year

905-431-5693 – text or call
yjc@unemployedhelp.on.ca