STEP - Apply for a wage subsidy


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Businesses can apply for funding from Yukon Education to provide training and work-skills opportunities to current and potential employees. This page outlines funding opportunities.

Job subsidies

  • Apply for a  STEP Job Subsidy to provide career-related work experience to a post-secondary student. The application period for summer 2018 subsidies is now open.
  • Learn about the Summer Career Placement job subsidy, for employers who will provide job experience opportunities for students and youth. 

    Are you looking for something else?
  • To find, hire and retain the workers you need, visit the Job Bank.
  • If you need help finding a job or getting ready to join the workforce, visit Training and Work.
  • If you are looking for apprenticeship opportunities, visit Apprentices and Trades.
  • If you are an organization looking for funding to provide labour market programs and services, visit Organizations.

Funding opportunities

Labour Market Agreement for Persons with Disabilities

  • Workplace Supports: This program funds employers/organizations requiring training or accommodations for pre-identified employees or future employees.
  • Targeted Wage Subsidy: This program provides support to encourage employers to fill an existing position with eligible participants who would not normally be hired due to a lack of work experience.

Contact - Postsecondary and Labour Market

Department of Education
Government of Yukon
Box 2703
Whitehorse, Yukon
Canada Y1A 2C6

Phone: 867-667-5906
Toll free (In Yukon):  1-800-661-0408, ext. 5906
Fax: 867-667-8555

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