Province opens up it student summer job program - it's all on-line.

News 100 redBy Staff

February 26, 2015


The province has announced that youth in Ontario can now apply for summer jobs.

Student - sumkmer jobOntario’s Summer Jobs programs, in place since 2004, has helped almost 1,100,000 students find summer jobs, start businesses and access employment services. Each year, the programs help more than 100,000 students and youth:

• Find a summer job through Employment Ontario or community agencies.
• Get help with résumé writing and preparing for interviews.
• Apply for funding to start their own summer businesses.
• Gain experience working with the Ontario government.

For more information click HERE.  for details on year-round programs to help youth under 30 build skills, start a business, or find a job.

Helping young people get work experience is part of the government’s economic plan for Ontario. The four-part plan is building Ontario up by investing in people’s talents and skills, building new public infrastructure like roads and transit, creating a dynamic, supportive environment where business thrives and building a secure savings plan so everyone can afford to retire.

Ontario is offering employers a $2-per-hour hiring incentive to hire summer students.

In the media release the province provides two additional websites with additional information.  They seem to be saying the same thing – but do you research and learn as much as you can.  There are some very interesting jobs – got get em!

Employment for people under 30

General government employment information


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