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YMCA Employment Services - Making Futures Brighter

Employment Services

Get in-person or remote support, and overcome the challenges of looking for a job with help from our employment experts. Visit our calendar to explore our FREE workshops, webinars and stay up to date on our job fairs.

If you prefer to speak to someone right away, please contact your preferred location below:






North York


Richmond Hill

Scarborough Milner

Scarborough Tapscott


Upcoming Employment Events

We have plenty of FREE events including job fairs, webinars and workshops for you.

See what we have to offer today!

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Tips from YMCA Employment experts

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How to ace your video or phone job interview

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…

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

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

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

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

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.

Helping job seekers believe in themselves

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"I used to be a freelance artist. When the pandemic hit, I had to rely on CERB and eventually, I was no longer eligible. I turned to the Y and found a career counselor who really understood my situation. She believed in me when no one else did — not even myself.

"Within 48 hours, the Y had helped me find an opportunity, and I got the job in less than a week. I can honestly say the Y gave the greatest support I could have asked for and helped me make a new, better life for myself."

Former participant in Y Employment Services who is now employed!

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Endless opportunities to shine bright at the Y

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