Dixie Bloor Neighbourhood Centre

Employment Ontario Employment Services, The Mentoring Partnership Program

Record Details
Social Media Website Website: www.dbncentre.com/
Social Media Website
Description & Services
Description We are here to help unemployed or underemployed individuals find sustainable employment. We assist with career, employment and training needs of individuals as well as skilled labor needs of employers. We can help you with: Information, Resources and Referrals, Individual Career and Employment Counseling, Assessment, Workshops, Service Planning, Job Search, Skills Enhancement And Training Support for example: Second Career; Job Matching, Placement and 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 & Mentoring Partnership Program 905-624-2442 nitin@dixiebloor.ca or, Jennifer Cole - jennifer@dixiebloor.ca
Hours Mon-Wed, Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Peel Region
Boundaries Peel Region * Mississauga East in particular
Fees None - Services are free
Languages English
Membership Types Raising the Bar Peel
Contact Information
Address & Map
3415 Dixie Road, Unit 1
Mississauga, ON L4Y 2B1
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Intersection NE Corner of Dixie and Bloor
Office Phone 905-624-2442
Fax 905-624-6548
E-Mail employservices@dixiebloor.ca
Website www.dbncentre.com/
Primary Contact Nitin Dhora, Coordinator, Employment Ontario Employment Services & Mentoring Partnership Program, Dixie Bloor Neighbourhood Centre; Phone: 905-624-2442 ext 220; Fax: 905-624-6548; Email: employmentservices@dixiebloor.ca
Other Details
Established 1988
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Federal ; Fundraising ; United Way ; Foundation - Trillium Foundation
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects Business clubs ; Counselling ; Employment ; Immigrants ; Information and referral ; Job search training ; Resumes