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Inclusive Workplace Tools

Achieving an inclusive workplace calls for a strategic, informed approach. The TRIEC learning web portal has helpful modules and pratical tools to help employers put a plan in place to build an inclusive workplace. Sign up for free! Visit http://www.trieclearning.ca.   Read Employment E-News – August 2019 – Spending on Skills Training Image provided by … Continue reading

City of Oshawa and TRIEC

The City of Oshawa has become an employer partner of the TRIEC Mentoring Partnership! The City of Oshawa has committed to strengthening diversity and inclusion by further supporting newcomer professionals. Through the partnership with TRIEC, the City of Oshawa helps nurture a culture of continuous learning, innovation, inclusion and collaboration. Read more about the partnership. … Continue reading

LinkedIn for Newcomers

Newcomers, are you interested in learning how to use LinkedIn to help you with your job search? Join us on Wednesday, August 14th from 3:00pm – 4:15pm at the Ajax Welcome Centre. – Discover how to use LinkedIn to build your professional network – Learn how LinkedIn can help make your job search more effective … Continue reading

Job Search Success for a Newcomer to Canada

Newcomer Connie L was an Employment Ontario client at the Durham Region Unemployed Help Centre (DRUHC) in Oshawa, Ontario. She arrived in Canada with over 10 years of work experience in Marketing and Business including working with Non-Profit Organizations. Prior to arriving in Canada, she completed her Master’s in Media Studies and Bachelor’s in Business … Continue reading

Welcome Centre Greetings

If you are a newcomer or know someone who is, take advantage of the services and programs available through the Durham Welcome Centres. Coming up this summer is Multicultural Play to Learn, a free playgroup for newcomers and new Canadians with children 0-6 years of age. Older siblings are welcome. Play and learn together! Meet … Continue reading

Workshops for Newcomers

Every month, the Pickering Welcome Centre hosts workshops and programs for newcomers. Learn about two new workshops being held in June. CPP and Old Age Security Newcomers, do you have questions about Canada Pension Plan (CPP) or Old Age Security (OAS)? Visit the Pickering Welcome Centre on June 12 between 11:30am-12:00pm. Click for more information. … Continue reading

CPA Career for Newcomers

Newcomers, advance your career as a Chartered Professional Accountant. Come and learn about the following: Pathways to Becoming a CPA Benefits of CPA Certification Education Requirements A Guest Speaker from CPA Ontario will be on-site to answer questions and share information with participants. Thursday, May 16, 2019 Pickering Welcome Centre, Unit 5 11:30am – 12:30pm … Continue reading

Mentor Help for Newcomers

Newcomers, do you need help with your job search? Mentors can help you build your professional network and navigate the job market in Canada. The TRIEC Mentoring Partnership helps 75% of participants find a job in their occupation or related field within one year of completing the program. If you are unemployed or underemployed and … Continue reading

Newcomer Lands Dream Job with the Help of JSW

“My previous education and experience are worth something.“ Zehra assumed she would not find work in her field until she had a Canadian education and Canadian work experience. She made an appointment with the Job Search Workshop (JSW) Facilitator expecting only to discover where she should pursue further studies. Instead, the JSW Facilitator introduced her … Continue reading

Newcomers, Attend JSW and Get Job Offers!

“The Job Search Workshop Opened My Eyes” Ronald came to Canada with 10 years of experience in banking, and Bachelor degrees in Business Management and Psychology. He was very excited to share that “after 2 weeks of targeting resumes, I received 3 offers simultaneously from 2 big banks and a telecom company.” Unable to decide, … Continue reading