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2nd Thursday - Small Business Advisor

3rd Thursday - 2nd Chance Employment Counselling provides employment services, at no cost, to all  job seekers and employers throughout Fergus & Wellington County.  Job seekers, of different ages, educational background  and work history,  can access support to find employment or to explore training and career options.  We provide employers with assistance to recruit, hire and train new employees along with  posting jobs, collecting resumes and  pre-screening  applicants.

Funded by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development we provide Employment Ontario programs including the Canada Ontario Job Grant, Second Career, Apprenticeship Employer Signing bonus and Job Matching, Placement and Incentives.

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4th Thursday - County of Wellington Employment & Talent Attraction Services

  • Information/advising about economic immigration programs.
  • Information/advising for groups supporting refugees
  • Information/connections to settlement supports in Wellington County.
  • Information for employers wanting to recruit graduates from local post-secondary institutions.
  • Advising employers about attracting/retaining a Millennial workforce.