TORONTO, ONTARIO - June 22, 2017 – Humber College Community Employment Services (HCCES) and the Humber River Hospital (HRH) have partnered to run a major hiring event called “Elevate Your Career” on Saturday, June 24, 2017.

Elevate Your Career is a free one-day job fair and community employment expo for members of the local community. Employment Ontario services are funded in part by the Government of Canada.

As the region’s second-largest employer, HRH will be working together with HCCES on this important initiative to provide meaningful employment opportunities to job seekers in the community.

Participants at the event will be able to participate in on-the-spot interviews and professional development sessions, submit applications for current job opportunities at HRH and partner organizations on site, and network with other attendees.

“HCCES is very excited to be partnering with HRH on this very important event. This event demonstrates true community development - bringing together local talent, services, community and developing a sustaining relationship.   HCCES looks forward to developing a continued and sustaining relationship with the Humber River Hospital” – Elana Lewis, Manager – Humber College Community Employment Services

Event: Elevate Your Career
Date/time: Saturday, June 24, 2017
8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: Humber River Hospital
1235 Wilson Avenue
Toronto, Ontario, M3M 0B2

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About Humber College Community Employment Services
Humber Community Employment Services offers support for job seekers in the Greater Toronto Area. These services are open to anyone in the community, including students, newcomers, aboriginal peoples, unemployed individuals and others, looking to obtain meaningful employment opportunities. Visit.

About Humber River Hospital
Humber River Hospital is one of Canada’s largest acute care hospitals, serving a catchment area of more than 850,000 people in the northwest Greater Toronto Area. North America's first fully digital hospital, it is located at Keele Street and Highway 401 in northwest Toronto.

With a capacity of 656 acute inpatient beds, including 48 critical care beds, the hospital has 3,400 staff, approximately 600 physicians with privileges, and over 500 volunteers. The hospital has formal affiliations with the University of Toronto and Queen’s University Medical Schools. A number of Humber River’s programs and services have been, and remain, recognized provincially, nationally and internationally. Learn more about Humber River Hospital online at

About Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning
Established in 1967, Humber is one of Canada’s leading postsecondary institutions. Committed to student success through excellence in teaching and learning, Humber serves 31,000 full-time students and 23,000 part time and continuing education students. With an internationally recognized reputation for quality learning, Humber offers a wide-range of career-focused opportunities for students to personalize their educational path, including 180 full-time programs across more than 40 fields of study, 200 part-time and 800 online programs or courses. More than four out of five of Humber graduates are employed within six months of completing their studies. Visit


For more information:
Nadia Araujo
Communications Co-ordinator           
416.675.6622 ext. 5479