Mentorship for Integration Program

Calgary Catholic Immigration Society

Search Agency Service

Description
Provides mentorship to newcomer professionals who are matched with a volunteer with a similar background to brainstorm job search strategies.

Service offers:

  • opportunities for newcomer professionals to connect with a local person with a similar background to explore employment possibilities
  • opportunities for local professionals to engage in career mentoring with a newcomer
  • a short duration commitment framework (3-4 months)
  • no requirement for mentor to obtain a job for the mentee

Key Provider: Program Coordinator
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • newcomers who had a profession or a university degree (e.g. engineer, journalist) in their home country
  • immigrants being in Canada under 3 years
  • unemployed, experienced in their field
  • Language Benchmark 6 or higher
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required
Referral Process: Yes,

Must apply through CCIS.




Waiting Period: N/A,
Telephone
403-262-2006
Fax
403-262-2033
Web Site
http://www.ccisab.ca
Email
contact@ccisab.ca
Languages
Interpreters / Translators - CCIS has a multidisciplinary team of professionals who collectively speak over 60 languages, and will provide necessary language support.
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: Yes,

$5.00/Individual, $20.00/Corporate. Membership not needed to receive services.




Documents Required

Must apply through CCIS.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
September 21, 2022
Address
1111 11 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB, T2R 0G5
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM

General office hours.