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In-depth Catalogue of Useful Links

Employment-related Links
Government Sites and Resources
Career Assessment & Decision Making
Job Banks/Listings

Government Sites:


Jobs for Specific Sectors


Job Search Resources

On-line resume posting

Skills & Tools for Your Job Search

Education/Training Resources

Ontario Colleges & Universities:

Private Trainers:

Youth 15 - 30

Government Sites

Job Banks

  • a Canadian job search engine with over 160,000 jobs indexed across Canada.
  • Damn Good Resume: Homepage of the best-selling book by Yana Parker.
  • CanadaJobs
  • CareerBuilder
  • employment search engine
  • Job Shark: provides a sophisticated internet recruiting service for employers and job seekers.
  • Canada's One Stop Shop for Youth
  • the Canadian division of the leading global online network for careers. The site also features a "Career Centre".
  • Workopolis: Take the right step in your next direction and find a job on With over 25,000 jobs, expert advice and the most innovative tools, it is the best place to find your next job.
  • Worksearch: Designed to help Canadians search for work on-line and develop effective work search strategies.
  • Canada's Job Bank: an electronic listing of jobs, work or business opportunities provided by employers from everywhere across Canada.
  • Youth Opportunities Ontario: "We'll show you how you can find work or even start your own business".
  • Summer and seasonal job opportunities and internships from over 1,000 international employers in camps, resorts, parks and businesses. Job and internship posting is free.
  • College Pro Painters: the largest student painting company in North America. Apply on-line!
  • Career Owl
  • Job Futures
  • Young Canada Works
  • Youth Opportunities Ontario

Student Information

Ontario Colleges & Universities:

Career Exploration

  • Wet Feet: Helping you make smarter career decisions.
  • Career Edge: a national, not-for-profit organization whose mandate is to enhance youth employability.
  • Mazemaster: The one-stop shop for youth employment.
  • Futurpreneurs: the only national organization in Canada that enables young entrepreneurs to pursue their aspirations of building successful enterprises by providing business assistance not otherwise accessible to them.
  • Youth Employment Service - Toronto: "The Place to Go to Find Work"
  • Youth Apprenticeship: Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities site, provides information about apprenticeship opportunities in Ontario
  • the best place to search on-line for apprenticeship opportunities and information about the skilled trades.

Volunteer-related Sites

Business-related Links
Self-Employment Resources
Canadian Banks/Financial Institutes
Immigrant-related Links
Government Sites and Resources
Welcome Centre Immigrant Services

York Region Welcome Centre Lead Agencies:

Support for Immigrants/Newcomers to Canada
Accreditation Information

The following agencies offer credentials evaluation services in Canada.
Note: These agencies may charge a fee for their services.