Are you an employer, or do you work in an HR department?
There is data available to keep you more informed and prepared, whether you are looking to hire, explore trends in your industry or access labour market information to help with your planning.
Make Informed Decisions
As an employer, it's important to know the full extent of resources available to help grow your team. From hiring incentives to labour market information, we have what you need to know.
Within the following resources, you will find information on how to attract and retain skilled workers, including information on apprenticeships, summer students and hiring persons with disabilities.
Read the resources below to find out detailed information about hiring and training incentives, government grants and where to find skilled employees.
Employer Job Board & List of Placement Agencies
- Workconnect: A job board that connects employers, agencies and job seekers. Post a job online today!
For temporary job placement opportunities, work with a local placement agency who will help to alleviate the time and resources involved in a new hire.
Check out the link below to learn more about the different hiring incentives, government resources and tax credits available for employers in a skilled trade.
- Apprenticeship Information
- Apprenticeship Toolbox
- Canadian Apprenticeship Forum
- Ontario College of Trades
Looking for ways to attract and meet skilled talent? Join a local networking group to make new business contacts and find potential candidates for employment.
Hiring Persons with Disabilities
Are you an equal opportunity workplace? Read the following resources to find out how and why you should consider hiring people with physical and intellectual disabilities.
Workplace Health & Wellness
Learn how to implement a corporate health and wellness program in order to help your employees feel energized and boost productivity levels.
Understanding local commuting patterns is an important piece of labour market information. Continue reading for more information.
London Area Resources
The following resources will provide you with important statistical and market information related to hiring London residents and newcomers.
Labour Market Information Training
Employment Sector Council London-Middlesex (ESCLM) 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 http://188.8.131.52/
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