Checklist for employers – Young Canada Works

Your funding proposal with Young Canada Works (YCW) has been approved? Congratulations! What’s next? The following checklist will guide you through each step of the process.

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Before you start your project

  • Are you familiar with the objectives of YCW and, more specifically, with those of the program in which you are participating?
  • Do you know what your obligations are as a YCW employer?
  • Have you and your candidate completed the Candidate Eligibility Form via your YCW online account and submitted it to your delivery organization for approval?
  • Have you received your delivery organization's approval to hire your intended candidate?
  • Have you read and are you prepared to adhere to the Terms and conditions of the YCW program in which you are participating?
  • Are you and your candidate aware of the policies regarding travel?
  • Have you signed your YCW contract with your delivery organization?
  • Have you signed a work contract with each YCW participant?
  • Have you kept a copy of the signed contract?

During your project

  • Have you and your candidate completed the Staffing Report during the first week of work via your YCW online account?
  • Does your YCW project correspond to its description in the contract?
  • Is your candidate paid according to the salary agreed upon in the contract, and in a timely fashion?
  • Have you advised your delivery organization of any problems you are having, as applicable?

At the end of your project

  • Has your candidate completed the End of Work Term Report via his or her YCW online account?
  • Have you printed, completed and sent to your delivery organization the End of Work Term Report, which you can access via your YCW online account?
  • Have you and your candidate completed the Evaluation Questionnaire via your YCW online account?
  • Have you shared your success story with your delivery organization? (optional)
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