I’ve Been Laid Off

I’ve Been Laid Off

Facing a layoff is difficult. Where do you go? Who can help? What are your options? We have the answer and will help you navigate and weigh your options.

Employment Consultants will help you develop your goals and create a personalized action plan. They will give you feedback on your progress and walk you through any challenges you might experience.

Services you can expect from your consultant include:

Career Exploration/Consultation & Self-Assessment

Discover and consider available options through consultation and self-assessment tools to identify aptitudes, values, and interests and establish career transitions and educational goals.

Second Career

After the completion of an initial assessment, an Employment Consultant can provide you with information about the services and training opportunities through the Second Career program, help you to pursue re-training for a new career and obtain financial support.
The Second Career program provides up to $28,000 to cover the cost of tuition, books and living expenses for individuals who have been laid off on or after January 1, 2005.
Eligibility to apply for funding through the Second Career program:

All applicants for funding need to demonstrate that they require skills training to assist them to find employment in occupations with demonstrated labour market prospects in Ontario.

This Employment Ontario program is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario and through the Canada-Ontario Job Fund Agreement

Job Searching & the Hidden Job Market

Connect with employers and the labour market with effective job searching techniques, job readiness training, job coaching, hiring incentives, and job leads.

Resumes & Cover Letters

Create your first resume or have your current resume reviewed and updated to compete in today’s labour market.

Interviewing & Mock Interviews

Prepare, practice, and receive feedback on interviewing techniques.

Community Partnerships & Services

Identify additional programs, services, and supports for which you may qualify.

Workshop & Events

Receive job related computer assistance and current information on employment related issues, certifications, and educational opportunities though our Resource Centre workshops, events, and on-site community partners.

North Bay
149 Main Street East
North Bay , P1B 1A9
Phone: 705-476-3234
Fax: 705-476-9302
E-mail: [email protected]

Mattawa
540 Valois Drive
Mattawa , P0H 1V0
Phone: 705-476-3234 ext 263
Fax: 705-744-3967
E-mail: [email protected]

Marten River
Phone: 705-476-3234
Fax: 705-476-9302
E-mail: [email protected]

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COVID 19 UPDATE - June 14, 2021








VALUED CUSTOMERS: PLEASE TAKE NOTE OF OUR CURRENT COVID-19 MEASURES

AS OF MONDAY, JUNE 14, 2021 OUR BUILDING WILL BE OPEN WITH THE FOLLOWING RESTRICTIONS:

A MAXIMUM OF 6 CLIENTS WILL BE ALLOWED INSIDE THE RESOURCE CENTRE AT ANY TIME

PLEASE NOTE THAT ONLY JOB SEEKERS WILL BE ADMITTED (NO AQUINTANCES OR FAMILY MEMBERS, WILL BE ALLOWED).

IF JOB SEEKER IS UNDER THE AGE OF 19, A PARENT/GUARIDAN IS PERMITTED. UNLESS ATTENDING A VIRTUAL SESSION, EACH JOB SEEKER WILL HAVE A MAXIMUM OF 20 MINUTES INSIDE.

APPOINTMENTS WITH CONSULTANTS MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE, OTHERWISE VIRTUAL SERVICE IS STILL AVAILABLE.

COVID-19 MISE À JOUR – 14 juin 2021

CHER(ÈRE)S CLIENT(E)S, VEUILLEZ PRENDRE NOTE DE NOS MESURES COVID-19 ACTUELLES.

À COMPTER DU LUNDI 14 JUIN 2021, NOTRE ÉDIFICE SERA OUVERT AVEC LES RESTRICTIONS SUIVANTES :

NOUS PERMETTONS UN MAXIMUM DE 6 CLIENTS DANS LE CENTRE DE RESSOURCES À LA FOIS.

SEULEMENT LES CHERCHEURS D'EMPLOI SERONT ADMIS – AUCUN MEMBRE DE LA FAMILLE OU AMI SUPPLÉMENTAIRE. LES JEUNES DE MOINS DE 19 ANS PEUVENT ÊTRE ACCOMPAGNÉS PAR UN PARENT.

SAUF POUR ASSISTER À UNE SESSION VIRTUELLE, LA DURÉE DES VISITES EST LIMITÉE À 20 MINUTES.

LES RENDEZ-VOUS AVEC DES CONSULTANTS DOIVENT ÊTRE RÉSERVÉS À L'AVANCE, SINON LE SERVICE VIRTUEL EST TOUJOURS DISPONIBLE.