That’s a lot of firsts for anyone to experience, especially someone who has been out of school and is new to the job market. Harsh is a graduate from the … Continue Reading First day at work. First paid opportunity. First day of true freedom!
Newcomer Services – Welcoming Communities recently introduced the Creative Writing & Book Publication Program to over 100 newcomer students in TDSB schools. The 12-week creative writing program helps students to … Continue Reading Newcomer Services – Welcoming Communities: Creative Writing & Book Publication
Every year, our Newcomer Services – Welcoming Communities program hosts a Skilled Trades Expo for over 150 secondary students. The Passport to Career Success event gives new Canadians an opportunity to … Continue Reading Newcomer Services – Welcoming Communities: Skilled Trades Expo
As a recent newcomer and international accounting professional, Ainur was finding it difficult to access the Canadian job market and needed help . With help from our ELT program and … Continue Reading Enhanched Language Training Success Story – Ainur K.
Ghazaleh, a recent participant of the Health & Wellness program, recently shared her testimonial and success story. As a recent newcomer and internationally trained & practiced OB/GYN Surgeon in Iran, Ghazaleh … Continue Reading Enhanced Language Training (ELT) Success Story – Ghazaleh P.
In part VII of the “LINC: Overcoming Language Barriers” series, we chat with Ladan, a recent Iranian immigrant from our Centerpoint location.
Andrei found out just how helpful being around other newcomers, sympathetic instructors, and good friends was for his transition into a new country and Canadian society.
Why I became a Chef? Growing up in Trinidad and Tobago, food was the centre of any event.
In part V of the “LINC: Overcoming Language Barriers” series, we talked with Nabila, a recent immigrant from Bangladesh from the Danforth location.
* Student’s name has been changed for privacy. Sandra* immigrated to Canada in June 2018 to rejoin her mother from whom she had been separated for over three years. A … Continue Reading Welcoming Communities: Student Success Story
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No matter how great the job interview is going, there is always one question that stops you short. “What are you looking for in terms of salary?”. Such a straightforward question, and yet, the answer is so complex.