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New Employment Program for UNDEREMPLOYED Visible Minority Newcomer Women

26 October 2021 @ 06:00 PM - 26 October 2021 @ 08:00 PM


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Are you a visible minority newcomer woman who is UNDEREMPLOYED? Are you working in a survival job or in a job which is below your capacity?

Would you like to receive help to:

Develop a plan to manage your career?
Seek opportunities to gain a promotion or advance your skills?
Expand your professional network?
Increase your confidence in applying to more appropriate jobs to match your qualifications and skills?
Advance your overall job search strategy to increase your chances of success?

If you need help in any of these areas, our program Empowering Visible Minority Newcomer Women is here to help you.

The overall goal of the ENW program is to support Visible Minority Newcomer Women (VMNW) in their successful transition to the labour market.

The Information Session will provide you with more details about the ENW program.

Please make sure that you meet the eligibility requirements.

To be eligible for the Empowering Newcomer Women (ENW) program, you must:

• identify as a visible minority newcomer woman;
• be a Permanent resident of Canada or Convention refugee with valid work permit;
• meet the minimum level of CLB 7 in each language ability (speaking, reading, writing and listening);
• be a resident of the City of Ottawa;

Date: Oct. 26, 2021 (Tue)

Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Email: nadiya@ottawa-worldskills.org 

Note: A day before the event, registrants will receive a Zoom link to the event.

This initiative is a part of the national research pilot project “The Career Pathways for Visible Minority Newcomer Women (CPVMNW)” with the Social Research and Demonstration Corporation (SRDC), which is funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).