JOB FINDING CLUB

FOR IMMIGRANTS

New country. New opportunities.

Navigating your way to employment in a new country can be a challenge. We can help connect you with the people, support and information needed to move into the Canadian workplace.

Let’s work together to make your roadmap to employment a success!

Newcomers will obtain job search skills and supports which include resume writing, marketing international experiences, interview preparation, professional networking and job search.

These skills and connections will assist with an easier transition into the Canadian work environment and increase your knowledge of working life in Canada, including the laws, rights and responsibilities for both employers and employees.

TOOLS FOR EMPLOYMENT

  • understand how Canadian employers hire, and the skills they value
  • develop an attractive set of job search tools
  • search and apply for jobs in a supportive environment
  • practise your interview skills

DEVELOP YOUR NETWORK

  • learn the benefits of building and expanding your network
  • connect with a mentor in your professional field
  • access the hidden job market and uncover hiring opportunities
  • discover the advantages of joining a support group

BUILD YOUR FUTURE

  • increase your understanding of the Canadian job market and hiring trends
  • identify the steps to reach your employment goals
  • receive support from an employment coach

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Permanent Resident of Canada
  • Protected persons
  • Individuals who have been selected inside or outside Canada to become a permanent resident (pending verifications) and who have been informed by a letter from the Department.
  • Convention refugees and protected persons outside Canada who have been selected for resettlement in Canada by the department.
  • Live in caregivers – temporary foreign workers who hold or received approval of a work permit under section 112 of the Immigration and the refugee protection regulation (IRPR) are eligible for all settlement services with the exception of language training.

CALL TODAY!
A NEW GROUP IS STARTING SOON.

call: 705.722.1505
email: iwantajob@georgiancollege.ca
visit us: 48 Collier St. in downtown Barrie