Finding work in your new community

Employment Program at the Newcomer Welcome Centre

Program Eligibility

  • Newly residing in Canada in the last 5 years.
  • Must be 16 years old or older.
  • Must be a Permanent Resident /Open Work Permit holder/ become a CItizen within the last 5 years


Targeted Outcomes

Through the collaboration with the Moose Jaw Multicultural Council and Moose Jaw Labour Market Services, this programming is aimed at focusing on the following Employee Dimensions:

  • Work/Job Readiness
  • Career Decision Making
  • Skills Enhancement
  • Work/Job Search
  • Work Maintenance                                                                                                                                                                 Employment Readiness Coordinator                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Robyn Watson 

Key Deliverables                                                                                                                                                                                         

Moose Jaw Multicultural Council Inc. will provide participants with programming and services determined by a formal assessment of each individual‘s needs. The services will and may include: needs assessment and action plan development. This will be delivered through structured workshops, supplemented by one on one counselling, job placement and/or mentoring opportunities, training opportunities to develop the essential skills needed to achieve success in a labour market.

Also available every summer, there is an Employment workshop program that will run for 2 weeks. The eligibility for this Employment Camp is that you must be between the ages of 16 to 21. The 2 week program will include a job search component and workshops on the following topics:

  • Resume writing
  • Cover letters
  • Job search/ Labour Market
  • Interview presentation
  • Skills interests
  • Employability assessment
  • Career planning

For more information about the Employment Program, please contact us.

Government of Saskatchewan Moose Jaw Multicultural Council Inc.