Career Centre

Site: Barrie

Service: Integrated Employment Services

Record #: BAR2765
Last Modified: 08 Apr 2024
Last Full Update: 18 Jan 2024


Office Phone 705-725-8990
TTY Phone 705-735-4906
Fax 705-725-9511
Social Media Facebook: 
Primary Contact Susan Elliott, Coordinator Career Centre; Phone: 705-725-8990 ext 45205; Email:


Site Location North end of Bayfield Mall
Address & Map
Bayfield Mall
320 Bayfield St
Barrie, ON
Canada L4M 3C1
Intersection Bayfield St and Ferris Lane
Mailing Address 320 Bayfield St, Unit 57 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4M 3C1
Physical Access Fully Accessible


Description (Service)

Employment resources and coaching to find sustainable employment in Ontario

  • assessment of skills, interests and abilities
  • job search strategies and support, including resume development and interview preparation
  • information about careers and occupations, local labour market, employment opportunities
    help in maintaining employment
  • information and referral to other employment and community services

All services at this site can be tailored to meet the needs of all client groups.

Better Jobs Ontario
Skills training and financial support for laid off workers

  • training program must demonstrate good job prospects
  • financial support based on need, may include tuition, instructional costs, books, transportation and/or a basic living allowance

Services for employers - help in identifying human resource skills requirements

  • matching of workplace needs to workers' skills, capabilities, interests and experience
  • support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support retention

Canada-Ontario Job Grant - financial support for individual employers to purchase training for their employees

  • available to small, medium and large businesses planning to deliver short-term training for existing or new employees
Sup. Description Career Centre is a department within Adult and Continuing Education with the Simcoe County District School Board

Service Details

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Barrie ; and surrounding area
Eligibility Individuals of legal working age and not attending full time school or training; must be resident of Ontario and eligible to work in Canada.

Services at this site can be tailored to meet the needs of individual client groups including:
Indigenous peoples, older workers, persons with disabilities, persons on social assistance, immigrants / newcomers, students, women, youth and businesses

Better Jobs Ontario
  • laid off individuals who are currently unemployed
  • individuals from low-income households experiencing labour market challenges
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None


Service Categories Business Financing ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Human Resources Management Support ; Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Laid Off Workers