Why Join ESC?
ESC is a collaborative community of organizations, committed to excellence in service delivery and advancing the voice of our sector’s stakeholders. Working together, we ensure the diverse expertise of each member is available to all members in order to enhance capacity and our positive community impact.
ESC members are already working together to face what promises to be a dynamic period of community service delivery changes. Add your voice and ensure your organization is represented as we advocate for service delivery changes and workforce development efforts which reflect our region’s collaborative, client-centred, service delivery system.
Build your Profile
Share information about your organization’s services, events, and news, through our popular e-newsletter, websites, and referral guides. Enhance your organization’s credibility with employers by participating in our highly-regarded Job Developers Network. Contribute to our collaborative partnerships, planning and advocacy efforts, and leverage our community’s strength in support of client-centred best practices.
Access Sector Products and Tools
Strengthen your staff’s skill base and productivity through high quality training for all sector professionals. Build organizational capacity and expertise in our network’s Common Assessment Process (CAP), our common approach to using Labour Market Information with clients, our collaborative approaches to Job Development, and more.
Receive timely and relevant information on developments within our sector and ready accessibility to the entire ESC membership and our other community partners and initiatives. Join our participatory and inclusive committees and attend membership events for networking, leadership, issue roundtables, and planning.
Save Time and Money
Our members receive discounts on all ESC training workshops, and our professional development events, specifically designed to support your staff and to help them in their day-to-day jobs. Utilize ESC connections and communication channels to enhance your information, referral, marketing, recruitment, and client success outcomes.
ESC is proud to be an integral and active partner in regional workforce development initiatives to connect job seekers and employers, such as collaborative initiatives for assisting with major industry expansions or layoffs, and the London And Area Works partnership to promote workforce growth. Our JDN and our CAP training have recently been identified as provincial best practices by the Ontario Centre for Workforce Innovation and we remain highly regarded as a leader in staff professional development, training, and in setting high quality standards for service delivery excellence.