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Mentors for Internationally Trained Professionals


  • WHERE
    Toronto, ON

DESCRIPTION

 

Volunteer mentors provide support to Internationally Trained Professionals around Canadian workplace culture and Labour Market. The mentorship program matches volunteers from specific industry with newcomers looking for employment in the similar or same industry.   The match relationship is for a minimum of 24 hours in a 4 month period. Mentors are matched on one-to-one basis based on professional interests. i.e. a volunteer who is in accounting currently working in Canada will be matched with and Internationally Trained Accountant.

Additional Information

  

Mentors will receive ongoing training and support. 

 

Required language

 

English

 

Transportation

  

Close to subway station, bus or streetcar stops. 

 

Minimum age

 

18

 

Minimum hours per week

 

1 hours

 

Task requirements

  

  • Strong interpersonal skills, good listening skills 
  • Knowledge of Canadian workplace culture
  • Open to knowledge exchange 

 

Accessibility

Building is accessible

 

  

Maxine McKoy

Volunteer Coordinator

416-636-2600

Phone Extension: 29

mmckoy@nych.ca

Also visit our website at www.nych.ca to complete the volunteer application form. 

 

Who You'll be Assisting

North York Community House

North York Community House (NYCH) has been serving residents of northwest Toronto for over 20 years. We are committed to working with people and in neighbourhoods, promoting healthy living, building skills and leadership, and supporting community entrepreneurship.


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Who You'll be Assisting

North York Community House

North York Community House (NYCH) has been serving residents of northwest Toronto for over 20 years. We are committed to working with people and in neighbourhoods, promoting healthy living, building skills and leadership, and supporting community entrepreneurship.