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Mentors for Internationally Trained Professionals


  • Virtual Opportunity
  • WHEN
    May 13 - Dec 30, 2019

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.