Careers & Jobs

CAREERS:

Career planning: Services for Youth page (Government of Canada)

Explore careers by outlooks: Government of Canada Job Bank

Projections of future trends in the numbers of job openings & job seekers by occupation: Canadian Occupational Projection System (COPS) — Employment and Social Development Canada:

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JOB SEARCH:

Government of Canada’s Job Search page.

Government of Canada’s Federal Student Work Experience Program. The FSWEP 2015-2016 campaign launches October 28, 2015.

Government of Canada’s Job Market Trends and News

 

JOB SEARCH: ONTARIO

Ontario’s Youth Opportunities Strategy

  • Jobs for Youth Program — Provides young people who are 15 – 18 years of age with jobs so they can get real work experience. The program includes six weeks of employment and a week before to learn about resumes, interviews and other useful life skills They also get a week of post-employment support
  • Youth in Policing Initiative — Provides opportunities for youth between the ages of 15 to 18 to work with police departments in different areas across Ontario so they can develop skills that could lead to a possible career in policing. Youth have an opportunity to work in a variety of areas, including information technology, forensic identification, community events and traffic safety. Check your local police department. For example, Youth in Policing Initiative–Toronto; Youth in Policing Initiative–Guelph
  • Youth Outreach Worker Program –. Outreach workers meet youth in the places they hang out to make sure they know about the wide range of programs and services available to them. The workers also encourage young people to get involved in positive projects in their community.
  • YouthConnect.ca — Youthconnect.ca is an Ontario government website aimed at young people looking for help.  It is a one-stop source for useful information and government services for all youth. The youth-friendly site features links to questions about health, education, getting a job, getting involved in the community and other sources of help