Enroll in Becoming the Boss and get PAID to learn

This program helps young individuals (aged 15 to 30) navigate the labour market. Participants prepare for employment by developing skills like problem solving and communication and gain practical business and industry-specific knowledge. The program runs in both Alliston and Angus with work placements in these and surrounding areas.

Becoming the Boss helps participants to explore real-world careers and meet their employment goals.

Life-stabilizing supports like childcare and transportation are available (at no cost).

If you or someone you know is interested in Becoming the Boss, please text or call 705-716-5595 or email your resume and cover letter to:


“A wonderful and educational experience. I was taught valuable skills that I can utilize in the workforce.”

Becoming the Boss Participant, FOCUS Employment Services
This project is funded in part by the government of Canada.