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At JobStart, we focus on helping you prepare for and find a job! At no cost you can access our employment services. Our experienced staff will help you on the path to your future.

JobStart’s Employment Centre provides anyone access to today’s most comprehensive employment and labour market resources. If you are a newcomer to Canada, an experienced worker, a person with a disability, student or a youth, scroll down and see how we can help you! We are “Where Futures Begin”.

Newcomers to Canada

JobStart offers services to help newcomers to Canada find employment in their field of expertise and settle into the community. We provide information about community resources such as housing, licensing, settlement services, work placement, and understanding the Canadian workplace culture.

Adults

Recently laid off? Unemployed? Need help to find a job in the labour market? JobStart provides adults with a menu of services focused on individual needs. Adults can receive one on one job coaching, employment workshops or select from a menu of job search supports.

Persons with Disabilities

JobStart provides employment support for persons with disabilities. JobStart can assist post secondary students and graduates find a job in their chosen career. Participants learn how to market themselves to employers, secure interviews, or keep a job. Employment accommodation assistance is available for clients.

Students

Each year JobStart helps students find employment! In fact, last year we helped over 700 students successfully find summer employment. Many other services are available for students as well. Check under the “Youth” section.

Youth

JobStart provides a variety of services for youth 16 years of age and older.  This includes resume preparation, apprenticeships, summer jobs, job coaching  and job placements.  Assistance is also available for apprenticeship, literacy and numeracy skills, and preparation for writing the General Education Diploma (GED).

Job Postings

If you live in the Greater Toronto Area and you are looking for work, check out our current job postings. Call today, and we will tell you how to access the service.

              

 

Jul 10 - 2018
Social Event: Let's Explore - The Village of Murals. Join us for a walking tour on July 25th, 2018 at 3:00pm - 4:45pm and meeting at Montgomery's Inn.
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Jul 10 - 2018
Hospital Presentation & Historic Tunnel Tour: Gain exclusive access to the historic tunnels that run beneath Humber's Lakeshore campus on Wednesday, July 25 2018 between 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, located on 21 Colonel Samuel Smith Park Drive (Robert A. Gordon Learning Centre).
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Jun 14 - 2018
Come and say “Hi!” to JobStart’s staff at the "Give Me Liberty Street Party" on Thursday, June 14, 2018 between 4:00 pm and 10:00 pm, located on Fraser Avenue north of Liberty.
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Jun 04 - 2018
Check out this vlog created at our Tech Networking by a New Canadian, emphasizing the difference in job search between India and Canada and the importance of attending networking events.
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May 18 - 2018
Congratulations to our recent Capability Program Graduates! Our Capability program offers 8 weeks of pre-employment training and development workshops that include free First Aid & CPR certification followed by a 12 week paid work placement.
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May 11 - 2018
Humber College invited JobStart participating in the Transition to Work Job Fair (Employment Success for People with Disabilities). JobStart was delighted to have the opportunity to meet with current and graduating students to support their search for employment opportunities.

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May 04 - 2018
JobStart recently launched The Liberty Village IT Employment Hub.
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Apr 27 - 2018
Recently JobStart had the opportunity to connect with caseworkers at the new Lawrence Heights ODSP office during their meet and greet.
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Apr 16 - 2018
​JobStart is excited to have recently connected with the employment team at @HomesFirstTO, as we work towards ensuring the homeless people they serve across the city are job ready and employed.
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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.)