Educators & Career Counsellors

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Our collection of resources will keep you informed on the current state of employment in various local industries and professions. The data, reports or visuals posted on the site will empower you to make informed career recommendations for individuals interested in contributing to the local economy, today or in the near future. The selected information on the site can empower you with knowledge regarding tools and virtual locations where the most current career and jobs’ information reside. Please explore the suggestions listed below.

Searching for local jobs?

Our extensive list of job posting boards can help facilitate the search process for local work opportunities: Virtual Job Posting Boards

Understanding the current local jobs’ offer: Quarterly Report of Job Postings in London Economic Region, Local Map of Available Job Postings

Check the latest local job postings' aggregator: the Local Jobs Hub

Local educational alternatives

A list of local educational institutions by category: Education and Training

Decision three driven tool to select among local opportunities: Learning for Life Tool!

Information regarding apprenticeships: Apprenticeship Tool Box, Apprenticeship information, Canadian Apprenticeship Forum, and Ontario College of Trades

Second career information: Second Careers 

Local Labour Market Information

The following reports provide an in-depth look at the labour market in London, St. Thomas and Woodstock, and Ontario as a whole.  

Please consult the Resources page of the website to discover other relevant labour market information.

Hiring Trends & Resources Image of women smiling

Are you working with someone who is looking to hire? These resources highlight industry and region-specific employment trends.

Industries to Explore

From hospitality and tourism to careers in agriculture, these resources offer information on local Industries.  

There is more to discover on the Resources page.

Links for Immigrants

The following resources can help newcomers to find gainful employment in Canada. Find links for mentorship opportunities, job matching networks, and popular geographic locations for settling down.   

Persons with Disabilities

Working with a job seeker or student with a disability? Both locally and province-wide, the following links will assist you in advising your student/client on how to enter the job market.  

Labour Market Information Training

Employment Sector Council (ESC) now offers Labour Market Information (LMI): A Common Approach Training for our community’s employment and guidance counsellors in the use of labour market information (LMI) to better assist individuals in employment and career planning.

The key training outcome is a common, consistent, and high quality community-wide approach to recognizing and using good LMI with students and/or job seekers. 

For more information on the LMI training, visit Contact-ESC.


Image of business manHelp Us Grow is constantly growing and evolving as new resources surface and prove to be useful career counseling tools. If you come across a resource that we do not currently have listed, please contact us directly and we would be happy to add it to our list.