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May Workshops

30 April / 2014
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There are seven workshops available in May from Settlement and Social Services, offering information about topics ranging from hand crafts to citizenship tests to career planning and development.

Practice Job Interview Skills

This workshop offers an opportunity to practice and develop your job interview skills in a constructive, supportive environment.

Who: Programs are open to any newcomers, refugees, and live-in caregivers with a valid work permit.

When: Wednesday, April 7, 2014 from 9:00am to Noon.

Where: 6075 Yonge St. 4th floor, North York, ON.

Call 416-218-8990 Ext. 221 to register.

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Citizenship Test

Participate in a series of workshops in six sessions offered in Farsi and get information about the requirements and expectations of those wishing to become Canadian citizens. The workshop covers the rights and responsibilities of citizenship, the history of Canada, and offers mock test questions.

Who: Programs are open to any newcomers, refugees, and live-in caregivers with a valid work permit.

When: Fridays starting May 30 and running until June 4. Sessions run from 10:00am to Noon.

Where: 6075 Yonge St. 4th floor, North York, ON.

Call 416-218-8990 Ext. 221 to register.

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Super Visa for Parents

This workshops offers information about the Super Visa, which is a long-term, multiple-entry visa for parents and grandparents of permanent residents or Canadian citizens. Learn about who can apply for a Super Visa, the eligibility requirements, and the responsibilities that go along with it.

Who: Programs are open to any newcomers, refugees, and live-in caregivers with a valid work permit.

When: Thursday, May 22, 2014 from 2:30pm to 4:00pm.

Where: 6075 Yonge St. 4th floor, North York, ON.

Call 416-218-8990 Ext. 221 to register.

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Effective Resume Writing

A look at techniques for writing an effective resume, including the different types of resumes and the use of action words and accomplishments statements.

Who: Programs are open to any newcomers, refugees, and live-in caregivers with a valid work permit.

When: Thursday, May 15, 2014 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm.

Where: 6075 Yonge St. 4th floor, North York, ON.

Call 416-218-8990 Ext. 221 to register.

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Nursing Pathway

This is a free workshop in Farsi for Internationally Trained Health Professionals that should help you start a career in the Canadian healthcare sector.

Who: Programs are open to any newcomers, refugees, and live-in caregivers with a valid work permit.

When: Thursday, May 29, 2014 from 2:30pm to 4:00pm.

Where: 6075 Yonge St. 4th floor, North York, ON.

Call 416-218-8990 Ext. 221 to register.

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Hand Crafts and Crocheting

Similar to last month’s workshop, join us in an interactive workshop to make new friends and having fun while learning crocheting. This workshop is offered in English and Farsi.

Who: Programs are open to any newcomers, refugees, and live-in caregivers with a valid work permit.

When: Wednesday, May 21, 2014 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm.

Where: 6075 Yonge St. 4th floor, North York, ON.

Call 416-218-8990 Ext. 221 to register.

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Labour Market Information and Online Job Search

Learn how to search for labour market and industry information online, check skills requirements and job descriptions, determine local employment prospects, and much more.

Who: Programs are open to any newcomers, refugees, and live-in caregivers with a valid work permit.

When: Thursday, May 8, 2014 from 2:30pm to 4:00pm.

Where: 6075 Yonge St. 4th floor, North York, ON.

Call 416-218-8990 Ext. 221 to register.

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