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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 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 Classes for Mandarin-Speaking Seniors
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Hillcrest

Carefirst Wellness Club offers basic conversation classes in everyday English and information on Canadian culture for Mandarin-speaking seniors. Call 416-502-2323, Ext. 6224, to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 23
Wed Apr 30
Wed May 07
Wed May 14
Wed May 21
Icon of the event ESL Reading Circle
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Practice your English by reading with others from great books and sharing your ideas about them. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 23
Fri Jun 13
Fri Jun 27
Fri Jul 11
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 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 - Spring 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 Apr 22
Tue Apr 29
Tue May 06
Tue May 13
Tue May 20
Icon of the event Discover Canada : Citizenship Educaton Mentoring Circle
Ongoing event running from Tue Feb 18, 2014 - Tue Apr 22, 2014
Lillian H. Smith

Tuesdays on the following dates:...

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 Employers' Expectations of Newcomers
Wed Apr 23, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn what Canadian employers want and how to bring value to your new employer.