Goodwill Idustries of Toronto

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Record #: BRA0258 Last Modified: 10 May 2013 Last Full Update: 10 May 2013
Record Details
Social MediaWebsite Website: www.goodwill.on.ca/
SOCIAL_MEDIA_ICONWebsite
Description & Services
DescriptionParticipants referred to Goodwill’s REACH Employment complete a 20-week, paid work placement $10.25/hour working 24 hours/week and up to 24 weeks of job search activities (Employment Placement) before being linked to permanent employment in the community. While at Goodwill, they develop skills through a combination of on-the-job training and workshops, and are encouraged to learn alternative ways of handling workplace situations using real work experiences. The work experience and skills gained as a Goodwill REACH Employee are designed to assist individuals in finding and keeping employment after leaving Goodwill.
Areas ServedBrampton ; Mississauga ; Greater Toronto Area
EligibilityAges: 18 year(s) and up 
 
REACH Employment opportunities are available to individuals who are: 
 
• Currently receiving assistance through Ontario Works 
• Motivated to work and interested in Retail/Customer Service or Janitorial Services  
• 18 years of age or older and legally entitled to work in Canada  
• Able to work at one of our participating locations 
• Available and willing to work variable shifts including days, evenings and weekends 
(Saturdays, Sundays and some Holidays) 
• Willing and able to work up to 24 hours per week at $10.25/hr 
• Able to participate in up to six hours of unpaid training per week to address barriers to 
employment 
• Able to meet the physical requirements of the job (completion of a medical by a 
physician, ensuring they are able to perform the essential duties of the job is required) 
• Legally entitled to work in Canada – Valid Work Permit / S.I.N. card 
• Able to provide Police Clearance and Medical Report 
• Able to present current valid banking information 
ApplicationBook appointment: call (416) 362-4711
LanguagesEnglish
Contact Information
Address350 Progress Avenue
Scarborough, ON M1P 2Z4
 
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Office Phone416-362-4711
Fax416-815-4795
Websitewww.goodwill.on.ca
Other Details
Service Level(60) Commercial
Subjects
SubjectsEmployment ; Job search training ; Life skills training