October 12, 2010
New Federal Internship for Newcomers Program
The new “Federal Internship for Newcomers Program,” is geared towards helping newcomers gain Canadian work experience which has long been a significant hurdle for many immigrants.
This program will create opportunities for newcomers to acquire temporary Canadian work experience in fields which are relevant to their skills and experience. Work placements within the federal government will also be available.
Human Resources and Skills Development Canada (HRSDC), CIC and many other federal departments and agencies are taking part in this expanded initiative. Compared to last year, the number of federal organizations offering opportunities to newcomers has quadrupled.
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