Employment Services

Free support to help you
land a job.

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We understand how tough it is to look for a job right now. But in this time of uncertainty, there’s one thing you can count on: your YMCA! We’ve been there for thousands of job seekers every year, and we’re here for you now.

Our employment experts are working remotely so we can continue supporting you in your search. From identifying opportunities to helping you write effective resumes and prepare for interviews, our wide range of employment services will help you find the job that’s right for you.

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Build the skills you need to land your next job! Our remote webinars are designed to give you the tools and practical advice you need, including resume and cover letter creation, interview preparation, basic technical literacy skills, networking tips, and much more. Select the region to see when the workshops are running. To register, please submit your name, telephone number, and email address as instructed for the specific workshop you’d like to join. You can also subscribe to the calendar by clicking 'follow' under the actual calendar - you'll get notifications when there's new webinars.

YMCA Digital Skills Literacy Program

Build the digital skills you need to succeed in today’s workplace. Our team is here to help you navigate the online world with confidence! Our free workshops include:

  • Introduction to basic computer skills
  • Microsoft Office: Word, PowerPoint, Excel
  • Internet safety
  • Understanding apps and social media

Tips from YMCA Employment experts

How to ace your video or phone job interview

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The good news is, tons of employers have been using these alternatives to face-to-face interviews for years, so our experts have plenty of experience…

Remote Interview Tips

4 tips to help you continue your job search online during the COVID-19 crisis

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Looking for a new job while physical distancing certainly brings challenges, so our YMCA Employment team…

Online Job Search 101

How to write a one-page resume that recruiters and employers will notice

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You’re probably spending lots of time at home, physical distancing, which means there’s no better time to work on…

Perfect Your Resume
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Construction Connections program

Gain the skills you need to work in the construction industry! Construction Connections can help you:

  • Explore and start your career in the construction trades
  • Register as an apprentice and enter into a formal apprenticeship program
  • Access the training and supports you need to succeed
For more information, contact us at (416) 397-1849

Upcoming Virtual Job Fairs

We'll update this job fair calendar once there's a offering. If you follow the calendar, you'll be notified when there's a new job fair!


Are you an employer with positions to fill?
Let's team up!

We work with hundreds of employers across the GTA, finding quality candidates to meet your needs. We also offer free training programs and subsidies for clients hired through YMCA Employment Services!

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Employment Services are funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario.

For more information about YMCA Employment Services, call (416) 928-9622 or 1-800-223-8024.

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