WCI offers Career and Employment services to the new immigrants through Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers (EMCN) counsellors team comprising of five career practitioners and one job developer. The service enables immigrants to understand labour market and employment requirements in their relevant profession and career planning in Edmonton.
Employment Readiness Workshops
Resume and Job Search Workshop is conducted weekly and helps newcomers in developing their job search skills. The following topics are covered under the workshop.
- Resume and Cover Letter Preparation
- Labour Market Information
- Job Search Process and Resources
- Hidden Job Market
- Understand Canadian workplace culture
- Interview Skills
Every Wednesday from
9.30 am to 3.30 pm
Counselling for Job search and Career Planning
After attending workshop participant is booked with the Career Practitioner (CP) for individual counseling. CP facilitates client in finalizing Resume and Cover Letter and also helps in finding job with the assistance of Job Developer.
Clients seek assistance from the Job Developer in identifying prospective jobs and application process. This exercise also gives an opportunity to the clients to enhance their skills in job search process.
WCI Job Developer builds relationships with the employers to learn about their requirements for employees and facilitates immigrants in job search process by connecting job seekers to the employers as per their requirements.
To receive more information on our career services please contact 780-462-6924 .
Our employment team is fluent in English, French, Arabic, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu, and Somali