Jaclyn Tersigni Program helps immigrants adjust to culture and find relevant employment. Ana Gabriela Garcia Murillo was a trilingual, cultured, well-educated woman when she came to Canada seeking better opportunities. The then-29-year-old Mexico City native had studied in France, lived in India, and had just left a job in her hometown as category manager with [...]
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Wallace Immen Andrey Bolgov assumed he would be a desirable candidate for a job with a big Canadian company when he immigrated to Canada in 2009. But despite having an MBA in marketing from a German university, fluency in several languages and seven years of experience in marketing and finance for companies in Germany, Italy [...]
July 16, 2012/Toronto – OCASI – Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants is launching ‘Making Ontario Home’, a new report based on extensive research carried out over a period of two years, on newcomers’ experience with use of services in Ontario.
Graham Lanktree Immigrants with skilled professions who came to Canada used to make due finding a job in their field on their own, but Ontario is making it easier with a new $57 million investment in programs to help them out.
“Within one year, 90 per cent of CARE clients find nursing jobs – a great result for them, for CARE Centre and for the GTA.” CARE Centre for Internationally Educated Nurses was shortlisted for the CBC Toronto Vision Award for Immigrant Inclusion at the 6th Annual Immigrant Success Awards. Profile Over 25 per cent [...]
“Since April 2010, 100 clients have participated in the program and 80% have since secured employment in their field.” IWES was shortlisted for the CBC Toronto Vision Award for Immigrant Inclusion at the 6th Annual Immigrant Success Awards. Profile While more and more immigrants may be heading out West, there is still a [...]
This is a one-day conference hosted by bridging program partners across Ontario and funded by the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration. It is open to international engineers and employers throughout Ontario.