Success Stories

Polina Andrushko – Ukraine – Child Care Assistant

Country: Ukraine

Date Hired: September 3, 2019

Job Title: Child Care Assistant

Employer: Horizon's Child Care

How did the Immigrant Centre help you to find a job in Canada?
They taught me how to apply for jobs.

What types of job search techniques did you use to find your job?
Job search websites, job fair, applied online, went to apply in person.

What differences have you noticed between working in Canada and working in your home country?
I get paid every 2 weeks (not once a month), my break is unpaid

What advice would you give to immigrants and newcomers looking for work?
It's so much easier knowing the language. Be ready that you may start from the bottom and will have to learn everything.