Dixie Bloor Neighbourhood Centre

Employment Ontario Employment Services, The Peel Mentoring Partnership Program

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Record #: MAL0137 Last Modified: 08 May 2013 Last Full Update: 08 May 2013
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Description & Services
DescriptionWe are here to help unemployed or underemployed individuals find sustainable employment. We assist with career, employment & training needs of individuals as well as skilled labour needs of employers. We can help you with: Information, Resources and Referrals, Individual Career & Employment Counseling, Assessment, Workshops, Service Planning, Job Search, Skills Enhancement And Training Support for example: Second Career & Skills Development; Job Matching, Placement & Incentives, Job Retention as well as The Mentoring Partnership Program for Internationally Trained Professionals. For more information, please visit Employment Ontario website http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/tcu/employmentontario/ or Phone 1-800-387-5656. For more information about Mentoring Partnership Program, kindly visit our website www.thementoringpartnership.com The Mentoring Partnership program is geared towards the skilled immigrant. This program matches unemployed newcomers (less than 3 years in Canada) who are Internationally Trained Professionals (Mentees) with an employed Canadian counterpart (Mentors) in the same occupation, based on shared educational background, similar work experience and common career goals. duration of the match is up to 24 hours over a four-month period
Anyone interested in becoming a mentor (volunteer) should register on our website: www.thementoringpartnership.com

Mentees - must be unemployed and entitled to work in Canada work less than an average of 20 hrs per week and be seeking FT employment must have CLB level 8 or higher English have worked at least 3 years in profession and no more than a 3-year break in this profession have gone already through job search preparation course would benefit from mentoring
To become a Mentee, contact Nitin Dhora, Coordinator, Employment Ontario Employment Services & Peel Mentoring Partnership Program 905-624-2442 nitin@dixiebloor.ca or, Jennifer Cole - jennifer@dixiebloor.ca

A collaboration of two Peel community agencies, and 9 other agencies in GTA under the initiative of the Toronto Region Immigrant Employment Council (TRIEC) offered in partnership with Malton Neighbourhood Services in Malton & Brampton
HoursMon-Wed, Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas ServedPeel Region
BoundariesPeel Region * Mississauga East in particular
FeesNone - Services are free
LanguagesEnglish
Contact Information
Address3415 Dixie Road, Unit 1
Mississauga, ON L4Y 2B1
 
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IntersectionNE Corner of Dixie and Bloor
Office Phone905-624-2442
Fax905-624-6548
E-Mailemployservices@dixiebloor.ca
Websitewww.dbncentre.com/
Primary ContactNitin Dhora, Coordinator, Employment Ontario Employment Services & Peel Mentoring Partnership Program, Dixie Bloor Neighbourhood Centre; Phone: 905-624-2442 ext 220; Fax: 905-624-6548; Email: employmentservices@dixiebloor.ca
Other Details
Established1988
FundingRegional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Federal ; Fundraising ; United Way ; Foundation - Trillium Foundation
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Subjects
SubjectsBusiness clubs ; Counselling ; Employment ; Immigrants ; Information and referral ; Job search training ; Resumes