Newsletter #5 - Youth Job Link and Canada Summer Job Grant Open

YOUTH JOB LINK - Do you know youth in the community thinking about looking for their first job? We have a  programme available called Youth Job Link, where we can help with training courses to prepare them for their first job search such as Customer Service, Social Media Etiquette and even offer assistance with workplace incentives.
BUSINESSES / ORGANIZATIONS
If you are considering hiring summer students in 2017, the Canada Summer Job Grant is now open and taking applications on-line. Businesses can receive a subsidy up to 50% of wage costs, and non-profit organizations can receive up to 100% of wage costs. Deadline is January 20, 2017
Direct link to the application >
https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/services/funding/youth-summer-job.html

REMINDER TO Businesses
The COJG is a great progamme to help you with staff training. The New Year is upon us soon and you might consider developing a training plan for the spring! Call us for more details or check out the LINK at > http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/eopg/cojg/