We specialize in assisting newcomers to find entry-level positions in Manitoba with a focus on newcomers with beginner to intermediate English levels (CLB 1-4).
We provide coaching and training in plain English language and various other languages common to newcomers.
While we strive to help our clients plan for long-term goals, our focus is to get our clients entry-level employment while they work on their language and skills.
How to enroll in/refer to Employment Services
If you are not yet a client of Immigrant Centre Manitoba please register in-person at 100 Adelaide Street or online at https://www.icmanitoba.com/services/settlement/online-registration/.
If you are already a client of Immigrant Centre Manitoba, please fill out the online form to request an appointment with Employment Services at https://forms.gle/vFaNfwZiB1zc15Ms8
Case Workers/Settlement Facilitators can refer newcomer clients by filling out the online referral form at https://forms.gle/jSXPJpDoSfURwziH6
For more information, contact Amie Membreno, Manager of Employment Services at email@example.com or call (204) 943-9158 Ext 249.
Who can we assist?
- Permanent Residents: Refugees, Family Class, MPNP Nominees, Economic Class. etc.
- Valid Open Work Permit Holders: Refugee Claimants, International Students/Spouses, etc.
- Nationalized Citizens: Still needing specialized support
How do we help our clients?
All clients receive a one-on-one assessment and action plan with resume assistance which leads to registration in small half-day workshops or one-on-one appointments with their Employment Facilitator for Job Search, Interview Preparation and Canadian Workplace Culture training and support. Clients may have additional follow up appointments according to their needs. Job leads are given out regularly and employer events, tours and visits are held weekly. The majority of our clients are employed within 90 days.
Additional Employment Skills Training is available:
- Food Handler*
- CPR and Emergency First Aid*
- Customer Service*
- Commercial Cleaning*
- Employer Hiring Events, Visits, and Information Sessions
*Restrictions apply – ask your Employment Facilitator for details.