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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Power Interview
Wed Aug 13, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The interview process and how to prepare yourself. Guest Speaker F. Aqila Hanseer-Rizvi, Resource and Information Coordinator, Dixon Hall.

Icon of the event Information Session for Internationally Educated Accountants
Wed Jul 23, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Are you an internationally educated accountant? What do you need to know to help you find work in Canada? Guest speaker Alastair Hobson of Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada.

Icon of the event Meet a Recruiter
Wed Jul 09, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn what recruiters are looking for in potential employees. Guest speaker Lorena Perry, Account Executive with People to Go.

Icon of the event Citizenship Mentoring Circle - Summer Session
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

A 10-session mentoring program for newcomers covering all the topics in "Discovering Canada" the citizenship book. Funded by Citizenship and Immigration Canada.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 08
Tue Jul 15
Tue Jul 22
Tue Jul 29
Tue Aug 05
Icon of the event Preparing for Meaningful Employment in Canada
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Speakers from the Information & Communications Technology Council will talk about ICT sector trends & opportunities for internationally trained professionals, including success stories & strategies.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 25
Icon of the event English Language Class
9:30 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Dawes Road

From the TDCSB. Intermediate English classes will be offered three times a week Tuesday to Thursday for newcomers. There will be no daycare offered for this program. Contact branch for details.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 24
Wed Jun 25
Thu Jun 26
Tue Jul 01
Wed Jul 02
Icon of the event Celebrating Italian Heritage Month -
Thu Jun 19, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Downsview

Hybrid identities that result from the merging of multiple cultures are becoming the norm in many contemporary pluralistic societies....

Icon of the event Power Interviews
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

The interview process and how to prepare yourself. Types and styles of interviews.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 11
Icon of the event Be Your Own Boss: the ten steps you need to know
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Have you thought about starting your own business? Learn about creating a business plan, attracting customers, implementing your marketing plan.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 28
Icon of the event South Asian Dance, Design & Create!
Mon May 26, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Albion

Enjoy Bollywood & Garba dance performances! Experience mendhi design! Make a craft! No registration required.