Youth Job Connection (YJC)

Youth Job Connection:

The Youth Connection program offers youth in Ottawa ages 15 to 29 access to paid pre-employment training, job opportunities, and mentorship programs by coming to the closest centre offering Youth Job Connection in their community or by contacting us.

Candidates must live in Ottawa, be currently unemployed, not in school, and not enrolled in a training program.

Youth Job Connection

Through Youth Job Connection, you get:

  • At least 60 hours paid training to prepare you for the workplace
  • A job placement opportunity 
  • Mentorship, job-coaching and help with the transition from school to work, or to ongoing employment once the program ends

For more information and to register for an orientation session, click here.

Our Centres:

YSB - :ITO 2.0

301 Moodie Drive, Suite 203
Kanata, Ontario K2H 9C4
Tel: 613-688-0440

YSB Employment Services

1355 Bank Street, Suite 703
Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8K7
Tel: 613-236-8244