Are you looking for work?

Do you have the skills but need help connecting with employers...

Employment Planning

Get help with writing and updating your resume. We will also help you with interview preparation and gather everything you need to land your ideal job.

Job Development

Our employment supports program will provide ongoing job coaching and work with you and the employer to ensure everything goes as efficiently as possible.

Job Launch Pre-Employment Program

We offer a 6-8 week pre-employment training program that incorporates in-class and practical on-the-job training.

Employer Solutions

Xplore Employment will work with you to find and help coach the right candidate for your business.

For Employers

  • Talent Pool

    Xplore Employment offers access to an untapped talent pool and on-site job coaching during employee orientation and training.

  • Ongoing Support

    We happily provide continued post hiring support to both employee and employer. We help increase efficiency and effectiveness of your workplace.

  • Business Community Profile

    Boost your business profile by fostering an inclusive corporate culture and offer opportunities to a pool of great candidates.

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Meet Our Team

Tracey Morrow

Tracey Morrow Xplore Employment Manager

Tracey has worked for Community living Oakville for the past 28 years. After working in the residential program, day programs, as well as after school program, Tracey joined the employment team in 2007. Since then she has developed many long standing community partnerships, as well as working relationships with the various high schools within Oakville.

Liezl Jonathan

Liezl Jonathan Employment Specialist

Liezl has been an Employment Specialist at Community Living Oakville since 2017. She also facilitates the online Job Smart program and assists with the in-class sessions. Finding employment that aligns with the individual’s employment goals is her main priority.

Carolyn McCleister

Carolyn McCleister Employment Specialist

Carolyn is an Employment Specialist with a diverse background of experience. She has excelled as a Job Developer, Special Event Coordinator, Government Contract Administrator, and Chief Booboo Kisser (Elementary School Secretary/Health Room Attendant).

Andre Durie

Andre Durie Employment Specialist

Andre Durie started out as a PSW with Community Living Mississauga and has made the successful transition to Community Living Oakville's Employment Service Team now known as Xplore Employment.

Ali Ibrahim

Ali Ibrahim Employment Specialist

Ali works diligently with job seekers during their job trials and placements, helping to facilitate the development of the employee/employer relationship. His ultimate goal is to support people with disabilities to explore their full potential and become an integral part of the local work force.

Elizabeth Cena

Elizabeth Cena Employment Specialist

Elizabeth is facilitating our Job Launch pre-employment program where she is devoted to preparing job seekers with the necessary skills for employment. Having gained employment experience during her SSW studies, her previous role as Residential Counsellor allowed her to connect individuals with mental health and addiction issues back into the workforce.

Florina Magdenovska

Florina Magdenovska Skills Trainer

Project Search is a great way for Florina to show how much she cares for all Neurodiverse students, her love for medicine, while at the same time, prove to everyone that people with developmental disabilities can work highly responsible jobs.

Michael McClure

Michael McClure Skills Trainer

Michael is a Skills Trainer with Project SEARCH (a new transition-to-work program) and comes to us with several years experience as a Certified Career Development Practitioner and Job Development Professional.


Project SEARCH is a program that can accomodate 12 HDSB high school students with intellectual and developmental challenges to help them learn important work skills. Click on the laptop screen below to visit Porject SEARCH's website.

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