Looking for work? Need assistance with your job search and skills training to start your new career? We can help!
Finding meaningful employment can be challenging and overwhelming whether you are a newcomer to Canada or an immigrant who has been here for many years. Our Employment Services team can help you develop your skills and employability required to find work and succeed in the Canadian workplace. We offer free specialized services and programs for immigrants, including foreign-trained professionals pursuing employment in their career field, young adults needing skills training and newcomers seeking connections with local professionals. We aim to assist our clients in navigating effectively through the competitive labour market and ensure their successful integration into the community.
How it works
ICA offers employment services for newcomers and immigrants, including:
- How to seek employment in the field
- Employment training programs
- Workplace readiness training for women
Alla Balatska, Employment Client Navigator
Phone: 250.388.4728 Ext. 2154
“I was a teacher for over 20 years in Indonesia but it was hard to find a job in my field when I came to Canada. Thanks to the support and information at ICA, I got the job I wanted on my first interview. Now I am working full time in my chosen profession.”
Immigrated from Indonesia
Career Paths for Skilled Immigrants
The CPSI program helps newcomer professionals to find meaningful career employment that aligns with their pre-arrival education, training and experience.
Gateway to Tourism and Hospitality for Newcomers
The Gateway to Tourism and Hospitality program supports career planning, skills training, certifications and job search assistance for newcomers wanting to develop a career in the tourism and hospitality industry in Greater Victoria.
Our Employment Workshops offer a variety of opportunities to expand your understanding and success in the Canadian job market. Our goal is to help you find employment and career success.