About Us

Our Employment Resource Centre is a one-stop shop that offers a full suite of FREE employment services. We are proud of our client services with an average of 98% of our clients and employers stating that they were happy with our service and would recommend our service to others on government monitored surveys. We are funded by Employment Ontario and have helped individuals from our community since 1986 find employment, start their own business or become retrained. If you are unemployed or underemployed you will have access to full services which include confidential meetings with one of our Employment Specialists, options offered through Employment Ontario such as: Second Career (funded training program), Apprenticeships and other funded programs that support employment. We have a fully equipped resource centre with workstations to job search from. Workshops and seminars to give you the tools and confidence to support your job search.


Employed individuals expecting a job loss and students entering the workforce or that are looking for summer work are all welcome.


We are Carleton Place and area's connection to Youth Job Link, am employment program for youth 15-29 that face few barriers to employment.

Our Mission Statement

The Canadian Career Academy is dedicated to providing community services that assist all individuals and employers with extensive employment and career services while offering a holistic approach to labour market development, community and client needs, encouraging strategic partnerships and alliances to build a better community.

Job seekers see us about:

  • Employment Opportunities
  • Job Portfolios
  • Job Search Strategies
  • Personalized Career Counselling
  • Professional Résumé Support
  • Second Career, Youth Job Link,
  • and other Employment Ontario programs
  • Connections to Local Employers

Our services are FREE and CONFIDENTIAL.

We serve residents and businesses of Carleton Place and the surrounding areas, plus Mississippi Mills and Beckwith Townships, Pakenham and Ashton.


Employers that are interested in training their workforce we are your access to Canada-Ontario Job Grant (COJG).


This Employment Ontario program is funded by in part by the Government of Canada.