Workopolis is a site that helps to connect those who are looking for work with employers.You can learn about jobs that are available and post your résumé for employers to review.You can check out this site at www.workopolis.ca
Value of newcomers
Be aware that more and more companies are recognizing and needing the cultural knowledge, skills, and awareness of newcomers.These are becoming more valuable to companies as they expand their business activities internationally. Many companies will, therefore, value newcomers and be attracted to the skills and knowledge they can bring to the company.
Interested in learning more about a career in child care? If so, many resources can help you explore possibilities in this career area.Visit DayPlanner web site – Link #84 to link to information resources for education and training in this field.
Jobboom.ca is an online recruiting site that specializes in the Canadian job market. There are job postings, employment news, and career advice.You can check it out at www.jobboom.ca
Private, public, non-government, and volunteer
Organizations in Canada tend to fall into one of four categories: 1. public or government organizations 2. private businesses 3. non-government organizations (charities, associations) and 4. volunteer organizations Job seekers should consider these different options.
Leisure, sports, and recreation
Interested in learning more about a career in leisure, sports, and recreation? If so, many resources can help you explore possibilities in this career area.Visit DayPlanner web site – Link #85 to link to information resources for education and training in this field.
NextSteps.org has helpful information on exploring careers, looking for a job, preparing for a job interview and so on. Check it out at www.nextsteps.org
There are opportunities in a number of different sectors for many occupations. If you are interested in information, education, and training for a particular occupation, information on the following pages should help. Note that there are many more occupations than those identified on the following pages.The Working in Canada website can also be very helpful in exploring occupations. www.workingincanada.gc.ca
Interested in learning more about a career in the investment industry? If so, visit DayPlanner web site – Link #86 to link to the Canadian Securities Institute web site and the section on “Career Paths and Licensing.” There is a great deal of good information on the industry and career options.
Careerbuilder.ca helps to link job seekers with employers.You can check it out at www.careerbuilder.ca