Success Stories

Ainsworth Saunderson – Jamaica – Chef

Country: Jamaica

Date Hired: September 14, 2020

Job Title: Chef

Employer: St. John's Ravenscourt School

How did the Immigrant Centre help you to find a job in Canada?
They helped me to reconstruct my resume and helped locate a job.

What types of job search techniques did you use to find your job?
I did a lot of online applications and telephone calls.

What differences have you noticed between working in Canada and working in your home country?
It's a lot like the same back in my country,so not much different.

What advice would you give to immigrants and newcomers looking for work?
I would encourage each person to keep applying and make follow up calls, even to places that's not advertised a job. Persistence is the key.