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Become a Mentee

Recent skilled immigrants interested in joining the program as mentees are encouraged to visit any one of our 15 service delivery partners.

How the mentee benefits

  • Gains a better understanding of the Canadian workplace and industry trends
  • Develops more effective job search strategies
  • Builds a local professional network
  • Identifies ways to leverage experience and skills

Who can be a mentee?

Mentees must:

  • have lived in Canada for less than three years and have limited or no Canadian work experience in their profession OR have re-engaged with their profession through academic training or bridging within the past 2 years
  • have the English skills required to perform effectively in the workplace
  • have at least three years of international work experience in their area of expertise
  • have achieved at least a bachelor’s degree – or equivalent post-secondary education – from outside of Canada
  • be eligible to work in Canada
  • be currently unemployed or underemployed i.e. not working in their field of expertise
  • be actively seeking work in their field

 

Quote_background_transparentThe Mentoring Partnership put me in one-on-one contact with a mentor from a similar professional background. She provided me with insights, guidance and contacts. Today, I am in a position that draws on my global advertising experience and establishes me as a Canadian professional.”

Jessica Borges, Associate Creative Director, Dynasty Advertising & Communications

The process


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