Akinyode’s path toward becoming a pharmacist in Canada isn’t one she has had to walk on her own. She had turned to the Niagara Workforce Planning Board (NWPB) to see what she needed to do to get her career back on track.
NWPB is pleased to announce Richard Entera as the winner of our second Stantec Bursary Grant.
The University is offering its employees the chance to help newcomers to the region through the Niagara Workforce Planning Board Immigrant Mentorship Program.
A generous donation from global community design and engineering specialists Stantec has enabled Niagara Workforce Planning Board to offer a special bursary for Niagara’s…
NWPB’s Immigrant Mentorship Program helps Niagara’s newcomers make important connections with other professionals in the local workforce. One of our mentees, Anees, talks about his success with the program.
NWPB is proud to be working with WES Canada and our colleagues across Canada on the #ImmigrantsWork campaign, championing immigrant inclusion in the Canadian workforce. On July 15, 2020, WES Canada hosted their second #ImmigrantsWork live Twitter chat.
Last week, NWPB participated in the #ImmigrantsWork live twitter chat on immigrant integration in the Canadian workforce. Learn more about the ongoing campaign as we focus on an inclusive #COVID19 recovery.
In this time of uncertainty and job loss, we wanted to share a good news story of opportunity!
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have been working closely with our Internationally Educated Healthcare Professionals (IEHPs), which includes physicians, nurses, pharmacists, dentists, lab techs, and PSWs. This is one of our top 5 professional groups in NWPB’s Immigrant Mentorship Program.
As we continue to navigate the uncertain waters of COVID-19, our mentorship program coordinator, Josie Faccini, has helpful updates for you on behalf of our team!
We are collecting data to better understand who is looking for work and what kind of opportunities jobseekers are searching for. This data is completely anonymous and non-personally identifiable.