YERP ELIGIBILITY & APPLICATION

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

In order to be eligible for the Youth Employment Readiness Program, you must meet ALL of the following qualifications:

  • Be between 15-29 (Inclusive). 

  • Must have a completed high school diploma (OSSD) or GED.

  • A Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or a protected person as defined by the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act. Please note: Social Insurance Numbers (SIN) starting with 9, are not eligible.

  • Legally entitled to work in Canada and according to relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations. 

  • Be able to attend daily in-person employment skills training sessions in Oshawa. Monday-Friday. 10M-4PM.

After you have completed the application below, you will be contacted by email and/or phone to set up an interview.

Please check your junk folders regularly.

Information Interviews will be held from June 7th to the 14th.
Program Starts June 21st.

APPLICATION

Please fill out the questionnaire and answer every question honestly and with lots of detail where applicable. 

 If you have some questions you want to ask before you apply, we are happy to help!

Just email: resume@interconn.ca.

Are you a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or a protected person as defined by the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act? *
Are you currently in reciept of Employment Insurance (EI) or Ontario Works (OW)? (It is okay if you are). *
Is your resume current and up to date? If not, that is okay, just let us know. *
Are you able to attend in person sessions in Oshawa, full-time, Monday-Friday between 10:00-4:00? (Sometimes online, due to Covid) *
Do you have access to a computer to use during online sessions? (It's okay you don't). *
Where did you hear about us?
Upload Resume
Are you between the ages of 15-29? *

Thank you for applying! Due to a high volume of applications, we will only respond to those chosen for an interview.

Must be a .PDF or .docx file.

Prior to any interviews, Covid-19 screening will be required. If you have any symptoms on the day of your interview, please do not attend and contact us.