Ready to Work

Meet your Program Coordinator:
Kissy Mayers

Kissy@gateway-cafe.com(416) 466-7489 

Participant Eligibility Criteria
  • Canadian Citizen
  • Permanent Resident or Refugee under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (Legally entitled to work in Canada)
  • Has not been in receipt EI in the past 3 years
  • Youth between the ages of 18 and 30 who are out of school and are not planning to return to school within 12 months.
More about RTW:
Youth who are job ready are referred to the program coordinator for intake and assessment. 
(Phase 1: First 2 Weeks)
Once a client becomes enrolled, a group based employability skills and development training will take place; participants will be linked with a Job Developer to receive job search assistance and support that is intended to help them secure full time employment. 
(Phase 2: 16 Weeks) 
Participants will be placed with qualified employers for job training and development and work experience.