For JOB SEEKERS, age 16 and up, we provide:
  • Job placement
  • Individual coaching
  • Apprenticeship
  • Job search resources
  • Computer training
  • Customized workshops
If you are looking for work, contact us to set up a time to meet with one of our qualified Job Coaches.
For EMPLOYERS, we provide:
  • Recruitment services at no cost            
  • Pre-screened qualified candidates
  • Job retention services
  • Complimentary job postings on our website (only for registered employers)   
  • Job fairs

 At JobStart we provide you with the skills you need to be successful             

Your success is our success!

NOTICE of Temporary Disruption on Chauncey Avenue
Re:  City of Toronto – Construction Notice

JobStart has received notification by the City of Toronto - Water Department that the City of Toronto will be replacing watermains and sewers. The City of Toronto – Water Department’s notification states the work will take place on Chauncey Avenue from Islington Avenue to Shawbridge Avenue from March 2014 to December 2014.
JobStart’s programs and services will be fully operational during the duration of the City of Toronto Watermain and Sanitary Sewer Replacement project. 
Due to Chauncey Ave. being under construction, to access JobStart from Islington, take Bering Ave., turn left onto Shawbridge Ave., turn left onto Chauncey Ave.  (view map)
Parking at the front of 41 Chauncey Avenue may be affected from time to time. 
We apologize for any inconvenience caused and
thank you for your understanding and patience.

JobStart Management

JobStart has been notified by GIO Contracting Inc. that on Monday, August 25 and Tuesday, August 26, 2014
the water will be shut off at 41 Chauncey Avenue between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

GIO Contracting has advised it will be necessary to undertake a temporary water shut off for a maximum of 8 hours on August 25 and 26, 2014 between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

JobStart’s programs and services at the following locations will be fully operational during the temporary water shut off disruption at 41 Chauncey Avenue.

Alternative services are available and accessible during this period at:
1.  JobStart
    2930 Lake Shore Blvd. W.
    Toronto, ON  M8V 1J4

2.  JobStart
    219 Dufferin Street, Ste. 1C
    Toronto, ON  M6K 3J1

We apologize for any inconvenience caused and thank you for your understanding and patience.

Lake Shore Location >

2930 Lake Shore Blvd. West - Islington Ave. & Lake Shore Blvd. W.

Dufferin Location >

219 Dufferin St. #1C - King St. W. & Dufferin St.

Chauncey Location >

41 Chauncey Ave - off Islington Ave.,   south of Bloor St. W.


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