TDSB Community Services – Reaching beyond the schools to support our community
Enhanced Language Training is a 14-week program that includes eight weeks of in-class business English training followed by a six-week work placement to gain Canadian experience.
Hairstylist Training helps aspiring hairstylists gain industry professional experience through our Hairstylist Pre-Apprenticeship and Hairstyling Apprenticeship programs to help them reach their full potential in the field.
Next-Steps Employment Centres provide job seekers and employers with a full range of free employment/recruitment services and supports at 7 locations – Toronto, Mississauga and Vaughan.
The TDSB Ontario Works program assists people on social assistance gain skills and/or acquire the tools to start a new career or become self-employed.
On The Line This unique Youth Skills Link program provides 5 weeks of intensive kitchen training and pre-employment support to prepare individuals to start a career as line cooks, and participants will get paid for 30h per week to attend the sessions. A 6-week work placement follows the training.
Scarborough Centre for Employment Accessibility is a drop-in Resource Centre for job seekers, including persons with disabilities, offering skills development for employment, job search workshops, and MS Office tutorials. Assistive technologies and accessible resources are also available.