Success Stories

Hanna Baishka – Belarus – Kitchen Helper

Country: Belarus

Date Hired: May 24, 2024

Job Title: Kitchen Helper

Employer: Awa Bissap

How did the Immigrant Centre help you to find a job in Canada?
wrote resume, taught how to apply for jobs, certified for Food Handlers, increased self-confidence, interview skills

What types of job search techniques did you use to find your job?
Talked to friends, visited employers, job search websites, job fair, applied online

What differences have you noticed between working in Canada and working in your home country?
Waiting time for an employer response, hiring process

What advice would you give to immigrants and newcomers looking for work?
Take help from resume professionals (especially Immigrant Centre), use of all submitting methods for resumes (online, in-person), take certified courses, patience. Immigrant Centre Manitoba truly provides a huge help in newcomer's employment, because of its a well-established process for job searching assistance