Employment Supports

HaltonJobs.ca (online job board)

Haltonjobs.ca is a free online resource that local employers can use to post vacancies, receive resumes and access business resources. This website provides job seekers with customized notifications of current opportunities and career development supports.

The Employment Resource Centre

Halton Region operates employment resource centres in Oakville on bus route # 2 and 14 view map External Link and in Milton view map External Link.

Our employment centres offer:

  • Job postings from local employers (updated daily)
  • On-site staff support to help you with your job/career search
  • Internet access and links to local employment and training related websites
  • Access to a fax machine and photocopier at no cost
  • Books, career guides, local newspapers and business directories

Employment Placement

The Employment Placement programs are intended for those who are “job ready.” Staff work with employers to help you get the job you want and provides the employer with a training incentive to assist with additional training costs.

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Self-Employment Program

If you are interested in starting your own business, Halton Region’s Business Development Resource Centre offers training and first-year business start-up support.

Employment and wellness supports

Employment Halton offers offer addiction and mental health supports through a new program that:

  • offers counselling, skills development and job placement opportunities to help individuals with addictions obtain and maintain a job;
  • includes bi-weekly group and individual counselling sessions; and
  • offers various supports including transportation, child care and other benefits to help you attend the program.

The program is offered twice a year, in March and September. Individuals who would like to be referred to the program can register for an eligibility assessment by calling 311, or by completing the Employment Halton Mental Health Referral form online. Referrals can also be accepted by community agencies on behalf of their clients..

For more information, please call 311 or email at EHWellness@halton.ca.

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