Male youth in baseball hat seeking employment
The Laurier Brantford YMCA pool deck (including sauna and changerooms) will be closed for the annual pool shutdown from October 13th to19th. Click here to see the changeroom schedule.

15-18 years

Are you having trouble finding a summer job? The Youth Job Connection Summer program provides summer job opportunities and part-time job placements during the school.  We're here to help high school students aged 15-18, who face significant barriers in finding jobs make positive educational and career choices.

Your job is out there. We'll help you find it.
  • Paid pre-employment training to promote job-readiness
  • Job matching and paid job placements, with placement supports for participants and hiring incentives for employers
  • Mentorship services
  • Education and work transitions supports
This Employment Ontario program is funded by the Ontario government.

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