Employment

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Social Services provides employment services for Ontario Works (OW) and Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) clients. We can assist with:

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Education

We can support you to get your grade 12 diploma. It does not matter your age or situation, we can help. You can receive Ontario Works and reach this goal.

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Employer Services

We offer free services for employers in the City and County of Peterborough.

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Job Search

We can provide you with a number of job searching resources to help you find a job.

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Skills Building

We offer a variety of different training programs and workshops to help participants gain valuable new skills and experience.

We can help you:

  • Get employment
  • Achieve personal goals
  • Get access to training
  • Build a resume
  • Search for a job
  • Improve your interview skills

We can help:

  • Give you direct access and referrals to employers
  • Provide you with job leads
  • Support you while you are working

To help build your skills we offer training programs and workshops

You may be eligible for financial support for transportation, clothes, childcare and other needs as they arise.

Visit the Peterborough Employment Resource Centre for more information.
178 Charlotte Street
Peterborough ON, K9J 2T8
705-748-8830 x3310

Peterborough Employment Resource Centre hours of operation

Monday

8:30 a.m. to noon

Everything job search from 1 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Tuesday

8:30 a.m. to noon

Tech Tuesday from 1 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Wednesday

8:30 a.m. to noon

Resume development and Community Partner Workshop from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. every other Wednesday.

Thursday

8:30 a.m. to noon

Job finding club from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Friday

8:30 a.m. to noon

Everything job search from 1 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.