Adult Programs

Labour Market Volunteer Placement for Newcomers

Are you a newcomer to Canada (permanent resident)?  Gain practical Canadian work experience with us! 

Participants who volunteer through this program may gain practical Canadian work experience in one of the following work settings:

  • Childcare
  • Food Services 
  • Financial Institutions 
  • Office Administration   
  • Pharmacy
  • Seniors Programs
  • Many More! 

Participants will be given orientation and training (conflict resolution, volunteerism and labour rights and responsibilities).  Participants may also obtain a reference letter or work reference upon completion of the program.

Upcoming events: 

 

Newcomer Workplace Readiness Assistance Program (WRAP)

Information sessions:

November 12, 2016, 10:00 a.m., SVNH 

 

Volunteer Placement for Newcomers

Information sessions:

December 17, 2016, 10:00 a.m., SVNH

 

 

 


Cost

Free.

Funded by Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). 

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Registration

This program is open to Permanent Residents (PR) who have been in Canada less than five years. 

To register, please contact:

Eric

Multicultural Settlement and Labour Market Program Worker

604-324-6212

eric@southvan.org

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