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Résumé Clinic

January 3 @ 10:00 am - December 19 @ 6:00 pm

Our Résumé Clinics are offered to World Skills clients who have been referred by a World Skills employee. In these clinics, job seekers have the opportunity to be paired with a volunteer management or human resources professional for one-on-one support in the development of their résumé. The résumé coaches are trained and experienced, and can also offer insight into the recruitment and selection processes used within a variety of sectors and professions. Location World Skills Employment Resource Centre 100-219 Argyle Avenue Ottawa,…

Interview Roulette: Professional and personalized advice just for you!

February 23 @ 9:00 am - December 7 @ 12:00 pm

Getting the interview but not the job? Our professional HR coaches can help you. Don't miss our Interview Roulette! Held once a month, Interview Roulette provides you the opportunity to practice your interview skills with 6 to 8 coaches all with HR and/or hiring experience. You will receive immediate feedback to help you improve your answers and interview skills. Location 370 Catherine Street Ottawa, Ontario Dates for 2018 February 23 March 16 April 20 May 18 June 22 July 20 August 17 September 14…

WordPress Workshop. How to create your own website.

June 22 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Osamu Wakabayashi from Zen Ideas will deliver a workshop for entrepreneurs on how to create a website using WordPress. WordPress is a free content management system that allows you to build and manage a website or blog. The workshop also covers web content ideas for entrepreneurs.  This workshop will be in English and it is for World Skills clients only.

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About Us

World Skills has been a leader in enhancing newcomers’ economic integration into the Canadian economy for over 20 years.

Founded by Local Agencies Serving Immigrants, a coalition of settlement agencies in Ottawa, World Skills is a non-profit employment centre dedicated exclusively to the employment needs of newcomers and to the needs of the local labour market. We help immigrants incorporate into the workforce through employment competency building, job search training and support, cultural competency building and language training.

We connect talented newcomers to employers in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. We partner with employers to help them meet their labour market needs by understanding their business requirements, finding and pre-screening internationally trained newcomers and offering cross-cultural training.

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Employment Opportunities

Job Title Location Posting Date Application
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Head Chef Ottawa, ON, Canada 20-Jun-2018 25-Jun-2018
Regional Fundraising Officer for Ottawa and Eastern Canada (2-year contract, potential for permanent post). Ottawa, ON, Canada 20-Jun-2018 02-Jul-2018
Coalition Coordinator Ottawa, ON, Canada 11-Jun-2018 27-Jun-2018
SEAMSTRESS / TAILOR (Full or part-time, ongoing recruitment) Ottawa, ON 30-May-2018 31-Dec-2018
FOREIGN LANGUAGE TEACHERS (Full-time and Part-time, ongoing recruitment) Ottawa, ON 30-May-2018 31-Dec-2018
Lawn Maintenance Technician Ottawa, ON, Canada 25-May-2018 29-Jun-2018
Hardscape Labour Technician Ottawa, ON, Canada 25-May-2018 29-Jun-2018
Field Team Lead (Part time) in Orleans (ongoing recruitment) Ottawa, ON 29-May-2018 31-Dec-2018