A Resource & Career Library is available in Cornwall and Winchester and has a wealth of information on Jobs, Careers and Education. Everyone is welcome. Why not drop in to Job Zone d’emploi and tap into helpful resources and information?

Specialized Services / Resources

  • Computers – Use of computers to prepare resumes
  • Print your Resume – up to 10 photocopies of your resume per day
  • Fax your Resume – up to 5 faxes per day
  • Computer Software programs – WordPerfect in English and French, Microsoft Word and Win Way Resume
  • Resume Typing Services for Registered Clients – Resume outline forms are available and once completed, can be returned to your Employment Consultant to be typed within 5 working days.
  • Career Cruising – provides various testing component as well as information on various occupations and educational institutions.
  • Clerical Testing for Registered Clients – including Filing, Grammar & Spelling in English and French, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Typing.
  • Internet Station – to research employment and/or educational resources
  • Workshop Calendar – the schedule for workshops on Self Assessment, Resume Writing, Job Search and Interviews is displayed in the Resource & Career Library

Labour Market Information

  • National, Provincial and Municipal publications
  • Lists of helpful websites
  • Information on other area agencies
  • Employment statistics and wages
  • Information from other communities such as Ottawa, Brockville and Kingston

Education

  • Student loan information
  • Information on government funding, OSAP, OCAS and OUAC
  • Internet access for information and applying for a job on line
  • GED Testing information
  • Independent learning
  • Literacy
  • Colleges and Universities – access to websites
  • Schools – Directories of school boards, elementary, secondary, post secondary and private schools.

Occupations

  • Websites on various occupations
  • Information on specific requirements and affiliated associations
  • National Occupational Classifications books (English and French)

Trainers and Educators

  • Information on local trainers
  • Temporary Placement Agencies
  • Career Colleges
  • Correspondence Schools
  • Canadian Armed Forces

Entrepreneurship

  • Programs and Funding Information
  • Publications in print and websites

Apprenticeship

  • Information, descriptions and requirements for various trades
  • Pamphlets on specific trades
  • Information on Government initiatives
  • Referral to the Apprenticeship office

Community Agencies

  • Brochures on area agencies
  • Information Booklets & Packages
  • Volunteer opportunities on various local agencies offering services in the community.