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Labour Market

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Do You Speak French?

Parlez vous français? Enjoy working with young people? Do you have a university degree and want to get into the education field in Ontario? Some school boards are loosening the teaching requirements for French speaking individuals. A person who is bilingual with a degree might be considered for a teaching position. Connect with us for more information. … Continue reading

Boosting Economic Growth

Meaningful employment opportunities for underrepresented groups in the labour market (newcomers, women, people with disabilities, Indigenous Canadians) are required to help boost economic growth in Canada. According to a recent Globe & Mail article, a report by Deloitte Canada indicates that even if COVID-19 had not happened, Canada’s economy was headed for slow growth over … Continue reading

Employment Connections

Throughout the pandemic we have been helping employers find the right skilled workers to fulfill their hiring needs; while we assist job seekers connect to employment that meets their employment objectives. Employers; let us assist you with your Human Resources requirements and every aspect of the hiring process. Job seekers; we can help you develop a … Continue reading

Job Search Webinars

Are you looking for employment? Kickstart your career with LinkedIn. Learn about the Canadian Labour Market. Create a résumé and cover letter that gets attention. We can help you with all aspects of your job search! Attend our online Job Search Workshops: Second Career Orientation Part 1 November 12, 2020 – 10:00am Click to Register. … Continue reading

Amazon in Durham Region

Recently, Amazon opened a new Delivery Station in Whitby bringing hundreds of jobs to the Durham Region. They also recently announced the opening of a Fulfillment Centre in Ajax in 2021 which will employ more than 1,000 people. In addition to the 354,000 sq foot Amazon facility in Whitby, a 129 acre site in Ajax … Continue reading

Support for Nurses

Over 145,000 nurses work in Ontario providing high-quality care to Ontarians across all health system sectors. Of the $52.5 Million that Ontario is investing to recruit, retain and support more Health Care Workers, $26 million will support nurses. Support for nurses will include: $18 million for Ontario’s Nursing Graduate Guarantee program, which provides full-time salary … Continue reading

Mentoring Newcomers

Co-founder and CEO of Acreage Inc. and Member of the Region of Durham’s Newcomer Advisory Table, Shaily Srivastava has come a long way since immigrating to Canada nine years ago. Shaily is a passionate believer in using her skills, education, engineering background and technology to solve real world challenges. In addition to her role as … Continue reading

Promise of 1M Jobs

During a televised Throne Speech in September, Prime Minister Trudeau spoke about how the government plans to manage health and economy over the coming months of the pandemic and the plan to stimulate an economic recovery. Through environmentally focused measures and incentives for companies to hire and train workers, the Liberal minority government vowed to … Continue reading

Ontario Works for Newcomers

Newcomers, learn how Ontario Works can help you. Join the Pickering Welcome Centre on-line: Tuesday, October 20, 202011:30am to 12:30pm Ontario Works (OW) staff will be presenting an online overview of the Ontario Works program, including: How to apply for Ontario WorksFinancial benefitsEmployment services and programsCommunity referralsAnswers to your questionsHelpful and confidential discussions Registration is … Continue reading

Job Search Workshops

Do you want to learn how to apply for a position as an Ontario Public Service (OPS) Representative? Interested in learning more about the Canadian Labour Market? Do you want to create a résumé and cover letter that gets attention? We can help you with all aspects of your job search! Attend our online Job … Continue reading