About Us

Creating sustainable employment and prosperity in the Muskoka-Kawarthas economic region.

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Mission

To empower people to find and keep the jobs they want, and employers to find the labour they need – to build better lives, better communities and a better world.

Vision

Creating prosperity and transforming communities through sustainable employment.

Values

Responsiveness, collaboration, inclusiveness, innovation, accountability.

What We Do

As the Service System Manager (SSM) for employment services in the Muskoka-Kawarthas economic region, Muskoka-Kawarthas Employment Services (MKES) — a division of Fleming College — oversees the operation of all employment service providers in Haliburton County, City of Kawartha Lakes, District of Muskoka, Northumberland County, and City and County of Peterborough.

Serving both job seekers and employers, MKES assists its communities with locally responsive employment programs and services, with a goal to remove systemic barriers for clients and improve overall job retention.

By creating more opportunities for sustainable employment, MKES aims to build prosperity within our communities and contribute to a strong regional economy that benefits everyone.

Muskoka-Kawarthas Employment Services is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario.

 

Services en Français

Nos fournisseurs de services Muskoka-Kawarthas Employment Services son theureux de fournir un soutien à l’emploi en français et en anglais.  Pourles services en français, veuillez envoyer un courriel: mkes@flemingcollege.ca et indiquez la zone où vous avez besoin de service.

En function de votre emplacement, les services peuvent être fournis en personne, par téléphone, par e-mail ou par écrit.

Contact Us

Peterborough Square
360 George Street North, Unit 58
Peterborough, ON  K9H 7E7

1-866-353-3536

mkes@flemingcollege.ca
Fill in our Contact Us Form

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Are you a client with a formal complaint?
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Meet our Team

Sarah Haase
Director, Workforce Development

Paulus Lacombe
Service Delivery & Quality Specialist

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Kendra Brightnose
Indigenous Consultant

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Danielle Greene
Employment Program Coordinator

Joy Cyr
Administrative Assistant

Rebecca Wasson
Employment Retention Specialist

Paula Walton
Marketing Officer

Our Virtual Employment Advisors

Our Virtual Employment Advisors provide on-demand support to job seekers, employers, and community members via live chat and video conferencing directly from our website. Our Advisors are available online between Monday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. to provide you with information and advice about job search, resumes and cover letters, interview techniques, posting a job, and many other career and employment topics.

Not sure if our Advisor can help?  Just ask us!
Click our ‘Live Chat’ button in the bottom right corner of your screen now.

| Our Employment Service Providers

CITY AND COUNTY OF PETERBOROUGH

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863 Chemong Road
Unit 20-A, Peterborough
25 Bridge St., Lakefield
P: 705-740-9014
peterborough@agilec.ca
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418 Sheridan Street, Peterborough
705-748-9110
info@epcjobs.ca
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123 Aylmer Street South, Peterborough
705-748-4070
findwork@ceo.ymca.ca
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270 Braidwood Avenue, Peterborough
705-742-0806
info@AlternativesPeterborough.ca
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315 Reid St, Peterborough
1-866-518-0000
cfitzgerald@chs.ca
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CITY OF KAWARTHA LAKES

Whitney Town Centre
370 Kent Street West, Lindsay
P: 705-328-0180 or 1-855–825–0180
info@vccs.work
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33 Lindsay Street South, Unit A, Lindsay
705-878-5627
amanley@clth.ca
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315 Reid St, Peterborough
1-866-518-0000
cfitzgerald@chs.ca
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DISTRICT OF MUSKOKA

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95 Wellington Street, Unit 11, Bracebridge
705-646-0475
bracebridge@agilec.ca
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2-410 Muskoka Road, S, Gravenhurst
104 Main Street, Sundridge
1-800-461-5541
John@employmentnorth.com
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60 King William Street, Huntsville
705-787-0349
huntsvilleerc@sm.ymca.ca
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99 West Road, Huntsville
705-789-4543
clh@clhuntsville.ca
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15 Depot Drive, Bracebridge
705-645-5494
info@clsm.on.ca
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315 Reid St, Peterborough
1-866-518-0000
cfitzgerald@chs.ca
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HALIBURTON COUNTY

49 Maple Ave., 2nd Floor, Haliburton
705-457-2020
flemingcrew@flemingcollege.ca
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33 Lindsay Street South, Unit A, Lindsay
705-878-5627
amanley@clth.ca
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315 Reid St, Peterborough
1-866-518-0000
cfitzgerald@chs.ca
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NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY

65 Bridge Street East, Campbellford
1-866-859-9222
info@careeredge.ca
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9 Elgin Street East, Unit 7, Cobourg
105 Peter Street, Port Hope
1-888-348-8854
info@watton.ca
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19 King Street East, Cobourg
905-372-4455
sscott@communitylivingrespite.ca
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315 Reid St, Peterborough
1-866-518-0000
cfitzgerald@chs.ca
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