World Skills is your Strategic Partner

We collaborate with employers in the public, private and non-profit sectors. We offer an array of services to support the employer with their recruitment needs, with their goal of being a diverse and inclusive employer, an employer that represents their clients, their community, and the Canadian population at large.

We work with employers to help them enhance their ability to recruit, hire, onboard and retain skilled and talented internationally trained professionals. We do this through a variety of services including:

• Pre-screening candidates
• Hosting employer events and recruitment events to meet potential hires
• Leading cross-cultural communications training sessions
• Offering post-recruitment support
• Providing on-the-job language training
• Leading professional coaching programs
• Facilitating mentorship programs

Save Costs and Grow your Reputation

By partnering with World Skills, employers benefit from reduced human resources costs. In addition, the organization’s appeal to internationally trained professionals increases, leading to the potential of reaching new markets at home and abroad.

World Skills Ottawa - Services for Employers

World Skills' News


Dear clients, volunteers, employers, partners and stakeholders; due to the special circumstances related to COVID-19, from March 17, 2020 and until further notice, our employment services are being offered remotely using e-mail, telephone, and other available technologies.

We have made an effort to transition all our services online which include: job search workshops, employer events, language courses, individualized employment counseling, intake and assessment of new clients, re-assessment of existing clients, pre-screening candidates for job opportunities, our resume clinic, among other services.

For group format, we're mostly using zoom and for one/one we're very open to whichever technology works for you.

If you're a newcomer job seeker who'd like to register as a World skills Client please click this link to book an appointment. Stakeholder who'd like to find out more, please connect with us via e-mail at ws@ottawa-worldskills.org

Your questions and requests will be dealt with by our solicitous staff.

Please stay safe and follow the advice of health officials.