Peel Career Assessment Services

Peel Career Assessment Services
Mississauga, Ontario

Settlement Services Workshops

These workshops are delivered by an Employment Counsellor and are government funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada and are available to Landed Immigrants, Convention Refugees and Live-in Caregivers FREE of charge. Dates and duration are subject to change as a result of participant interest. See below for the upcoming workshops or download the complete calendar(s):

MARCH 2017 SETTLEMENT CALENDAR

APRIL 2017 SETTLEMENT CALENDAR

March 23, 2017
1:00pm — 3:00pm
19 hours From Now

Parenting in Canada for Newcomers

A workshop aimed at helping newcomer families identify issues related to parenting stresses while settling in Canada.

April 7, 2017
10:00am — 12:00pm
15 days From Now

First Canadian Resume

This workshop is being held at the MCLAUGHLIN VILLAGE ESL CENTRE (view the calendar for full address details)

Your resume is often the first point of contact between you and an employer. If you are a newcomer to Canada and interested in how to write an effective resume for the Canadian job market, join our workshop where you will learn the basics of resume writing, how to highlight your skills and what the difference is between and resume and a CV.

April 20, 2017
1:00pm — 3:00pm
28 days From Now

Newcomer Welcome Club (in MANDARIN)

This workshop is being held at the CENTRE FOR EDUCATION & TRAINING - NEWCOMER INFORMATION CENTRE (view the calendar for full address details)

THIS WORKSHOP WILL BE DELIVERED IN MANDARIN - This session provides participants with information on steps each immigrant must take in order to sucessfully settle in Canada.  Newcomers are provided with information about benefits, government programs and resources available to them as well as an overview about living in Canada.

April 25, 2017
10:00am — 12:00pm
33 days From Now

First Canadian Resume & Personal Branding

This workshop is being held at the CENTRE FOR EDUCATION & TRAINING - NEWCOMER INFORMATION CENTRE (view the calendar for full address details)

First Canadian Resume - Your resume is often the first point of contact between you and an employer. If you are a newcomer to Canada and interested in how to write an effective resume for the Canadian job market, join our workshop where you will learn the basics of resume writing, how to highlight your skills and what the difference is between and resume and a CV. Personal Branding - In the competitive Canadian job market, it is a growing trend to brand yourself through social media to help you stand out from other applicants, tap the hidden job market, and to gain access to a network of professionals.  This workshop will help participants understand how and why they should build and keep a positive online presence for the purpose of employment. Participants will be introduced to the concept of personal branding and how to use platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter to create their own personal brand.

How to get in touch with us:

  • Workshops available to Landed Immigrants, Convention Refugees and Live-in Caregivers FREE of charge
  • Space is limited so please call 905.670.1967 or email services@peelcareer.com to register
  • Please mention the name and date of the workshop you would like to attend

 

Employment Services Workshops

These workshops are funded in part by the Government of Canada through Employment Ontario and are available to anyone that may benefit. Dates and duration are subject to change as a result of participant interest. See below for upcoming workshops or download the full month calendar:

 

MARCH 2017 ERC CALENDAR

APRIL 2017 ERC CALENDAR

March 22, 2017
11:00am — 3:00pm
In Progress

Hire Canada Job Fair: Mississauga Convention Centre (75 Derry Road West)

March 27, 2017
9:30am — 10:30am
4 days From Now

Second Career Information Session

A comprehensive review of the Second Career program eligibility requirements and detailed step-by-step information regarding the application process.

March 29, 2017
10:00am — 11:30am
6 days From Now

Job Search Boot Camp 5: Behavioural Based Interview Questions

Attend our Boot Camp training sessions to strengthen your job search muscle. You will develop key strategies to "brush up" on your employability fitness and accelerate your job search - a must attend for those who need to STAND OUT in the highly competitive job search market! This Job Search Boot Camp is jam-packed with information that can give you the competitive edge. You will walk away with increased confidence and insider HR tips and tricks to help you land your ideal job!

  1. How strong is your job search muscle? Self analysis for planning and success!
  2. Dressing for success and how to hone your elevator pitch
  3. Healthy job search habits for success: how to stay motivated throughout your search
  4. Who is looking at you online? Tips that make LinkedIn do the job hunt for you
  5. Behavioural based interview questions and how to answer these questions like a rock star!
  6. Wage negotiation, challenging references and job retention
 

April 6, 2017
9:00am — 11:30am
14 days From Now

Interview Skills: Convince the Employer to hire YOU!

Learn how to effectively answer common and challenging interview questions and practice during a group and/or one-on-one mock interview!   

April 11, 2017
9:00am — 11:30am
19 days From Now

Life/Essential Skills 6: Problem Solving and Decision Making

Designed to assist clients with coping with job loss, the process of self repair and setting goals. The workshop is a six part series that tackles:  

  1. Managing Job Loss
  2. Job Retention
  3. Identifying Skills and Building Self Esteem
  4. Conflict Resolution and Anger Management
  5. Time Management and Goal Setting
  6. Problem Solving and Decision Making
 

April 20, 2017
9:00am — 11:30am
28 days From Now

Resume Workshop

Learn about different resume styles and how to select the most effective style for you. In this workshop you will learn how to develop a resume that gets the employers attention and captures their interest so that they will contact you for an interview!

April 24, 2017
9:30am — 10:30am
32 days From Now

Second Career Info Session

A comprehensive review of the Second Career program eligibility requirements and detailed step-by-step information regarding the application process.

April 26, 2017
10:00am — 11:30am
34 days From Now

Job Search Boot Camp 6: Wage negotiation, challenging references and job retention.

Attend our Boot Camp training sessions to strengthen your job search muscle. You will develop key strategies to "brush up" on your employability fitness and accelerate your job search - a must attend for those who need to STAND OUT in the highly competitive job search market! This Job Search Boot Camp is jam-packed with information that can give you the competitive edge. You will walk away with increased confidence and insider HR tips and tricks to help you land your ideal job!  

  1. How strong is your job search muscle? Self analysis for planning and success!
  2. Dressing for success and how to hone your elevator pitch
  3. Healthy job search habits for success: how to stay motivated throughout your search
  4. Who is looking at you online? Tips that make LinkedIn do the job hunt for you
  5. Behavioural based interview questions and how to answer these questions like a rock star!
  6. Wage negotiation, challenging references and job retention
 

How to get in touch with us:

  • Workshops are available to anyone FREE of charge
  • Space is limited so please call 905.670.1967 or email erc@peelcareer.com to register
  • Please mention the name and date of the workshop you would like to attend