A Roadmap for Connecting Job Seekers to Jobs

Ottawa Service Providers Maximize Community Support Personal Challenges Employability Skills Explore Options Focus on Learning Job Search Basic Needs Succeed and Grow
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GUIDING JOB SEEKERS ON THEIR JOURNEY TO EMPLOYMENT

Labour Market Ottawa has developed this portal as a “one-stop shop” of available resources and tools for service providers working with job seekers in Ottawa. Hover or click on the icons in the map to find out more about each step or to start your journey now.

Maximize Community Support

Community Support

Ensuring clients have access to specialized community services and support for specific populations.

Personal Challenges

Personal Challenges

Pointing clients in crisis to the assistance they need to deal with the roadblocks that prevent them from moving ahead in their job search.

Employability Skills

Employability Skills

Providing clients with tools and resources to help them develop the interpersonal and personal skills required to be successful in the workplace.

Explore Options

Explore Options

Equipping clients with insight and knowledge to begin a meaningful job search, create their own job, or focus on building new capabilities.

Focus On Learning

Focus On
Learning

Taking the right steps when the client decides to upgrade or acquire new skills through education and other learning opportunities.

Job Search

Job Search

Working with clients to explore the full range of job search options, make the right connections, and effectively market themselves.

Basic Needs

Basic Needs

Helping clients find resources to assist them in meeting their basic needs so that they are ready to focus on finding employment.

Succeed & Grow

Succeed & Grow

Setting clients up to succeed in their current job, while focusing on continuous learning and their long-term career plan.

The Portal at a Glance

Supporting Ottawa Service Providers

This portal has been developed by Labour Market Ottawa, in partnership with community stakeholders, to provide information and links on a broad range of services and resources available to Ottawa service providers working with job seekers. Our goal is to continuously renew this portal with information and resources shared by our users. We also look to you to provide your feedback so we can build the best portal for you.

Job Seeker Worksheet Training

The Job Seeker Worksheet is a common tool developed for use by a broad range of service providers working with job seekers across the city. The tool will assist them in exploring Ottawa programs and services available to their clients as they work toward their employment goals. It is set up to help a variety of clients explore potential stops along the way on the ottawajobpath.caportal. The current training will introduce the worksheet to Ottawa’s service providers, walking them through how to use the tool with a variety of clients.

For more information, please contact Ingrid Argyle at argylei@ottawaemploymenthub.com