KEYS offers a variety of services for students whether you are looking for full-time work in the summer or part-time employment during the school year!
Student Employment Centre
KEYS has been Kingston’s Student Employment Centre for over 35 years!
Come in and check it out! We have free internet and printing, knowledgeable staff, job search resources, job leads and resume help.
To be more accessible to students, we offer virtual appointments outside our normal service hours – Monday to Thursday.
We offer workshops to give you the skills you need to get the job!
We deliver a variety of exciting workshops to help you explore career options and gain job search skills. For our specialized certifications such as Smart Serve or WHMIS.
Dates and times are posted under the workshop section of the web-site. Please call KEYS for more information.
Youth Job Connection
(YJC) – Summer Program
YJC Summer runs from June to August. Participants can work 20–35 hours per week for 6 weeks and receive minimum wage.
If you are between 15 and 18, living in Kingston or Frontenac County and are not currently employed, the YJC Summer program may be for you.
We host program information sessions in June and the date and time will be posted on the KEYS web site to register.