JobStart provides dynamic career services to achieve employment success.
JobStart is a nonprofit agency serving adults, newcomers to Canada, internationally trained professionals, persons with disabilities, youth and students since 1980. We assist job seekers to realize their career goals and serve over 4,000 clients annually in our employment, settlement and training programs. We are proud of our demonstrated results: over 84% of our clients find employment or enroll in further education and training and they rate JobStart at 97% for customer satisfaction.
We invite you to support our work through a tax deductible donation to JobStart. We value and need the assistance of private contributions from individuals, community groups, foundations and corporations to help fulfill our mission.
What People Are Saying
"While attending the Youth in Demand program I was able to enhance my customer service skills. With the assistance of my Job Coach I was successful in finding part time employment in the retail field, and return to school full time for creative and performing arts."
— Youth in Demand Graduate, Read More
"As a newcomer to Canada, my Settlement Counsellor was very instrumental in providing me with the guidance and mentoring I needed to gain Canadian work experience. By following his recommendations I was successful in finding an Internship at a major Canadian foundation.-"
— Newcomer Settlement Program Graduate, Read More
"JobStart and their professional staff are amazing! JobStart’s employment services greatly benefit our businesses by matching pre-screened qualified candidates with our hiring needs. JobStart helped our business successfully fill several vacancies this year. "
— JobStart's Employer of the Year 2013, Read More