Welcome to Fanshawe'a Career and Employment Services, serving the St. Thomas and Aylmer, Ontario communities. We provide FREE services to people needing help finding employment, employers recruiting new staff, adult learner upgrading programs, literacy programs, career preparedness workshops and more. Learn more about our services by contacting one of our locations below.

Looking for a job?

If you're employed, underemployed or unemployed and looking for work, we have FREE services and staff available to assist you to achieve your goals:

  • Job search assistance
  • Job matching and placement support
  • Career preparedness workshops
  • Ministry-delivered programs (Apprenticeships, Second Career and more)

If you're 18 - 29, you may be eligible for FREE support to help you find your next job or career. The Youth Job Connect program includes:

  • 60 hours of paid workshops to help you explore your options, learn new skills and be job-ready;
  • Job matching and placement support;
  • On-the-job support and mentoring;
  • Help with planning your future.


The next session starts soon. Contact us today to set up a personal appointment!

Fanshawe Career & Employment Services

25 Centre Street, Aylmer ON N5H 2Z4



Visit our job board for a current listing of jobs available in St. Thomas/Elgin, London/Middlesex, Simcoe/Norfolk, outside of Ontario and outside of Canada.

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Need academic upgrading?

If you're an adult learner who needs to upgrade your academics for employment, post-secondary admission, apprenticeship or personal development, contact us about personalized training:

  • ACE certificate (considered equivalent to an Ontario Secondary School Diploma by Ontario Colleges)
  • Academic upgrading and college preparation
  • GED prep


If you're an employer in the Elgin County area, we can help you with:

  • recruiting skilled employees that match your industry
  • coordinating interviews and job fairs
  • providing information about wage subsidies, tax credits for apprenticeships and more

Contact us

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St. Thomas, Ontario (Elgin Centre)

417 Wellington Street,
St. Thomas, Ontario N5R 5J5 (Map)

Tel: 519-637-9876
Fax: 519-637-6447
Email: cesstt@fanshawec.ca


Aylmer officeAylmer, Ontario

25 Centre Street,
Aylmer, Ontario  N5H 2Z4 (Map)

Tel: 519-765-2082
Fax: 519-765-2280
Email: cesayl@fanshawec.ca


Employment Ontario

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