Success Stories

Ann Marie McLaughlin – Jamaica – Housekeeper

Country: Jamaica

Date Hired: February 6, 2019

Job Title: Housekeeper

Employer: Concordia Hospital

How did the Immigrant Centre help you to find a job in Canada?
My employment consultant Farwa helped me with my resume, she also gave me more self confidence.

What types of job search techniques did you use to find your job?
I applied online to volunteer, then I applied to be casual worker.

What differences have you noticed between working in Canada and working in your home country?
The culture in Canada's workplace is very different from my home country.

What advice would you give to immigrants and newcomers looking for work?
Immigrant Center is the first place to go, also networking is very important.