The Information and Communication Technology Council’s (ICTC) Integrated Work Experience Strategy (IWES) Program helps talented Internationally Educated Professionals (IEPs), like yourself, become employed and fully integrated into the Canadian workforce.
ICTC’s IWES Program is an employment preparation program for “employment-ready” newcomer IT/ICT professionals seeking to continue their career in Canada! The program features 3 weeks of full-time training plus 3 months of coaching – where each professional is uniquely matched with a sector coach to assist them in securing ICT employment.
IWES Program graduates have had amazing results – Over 85% of our program graduates have landed jobs commensurate with their skills and experience.
The IWES Program fee is $399.00 plus HST. Newcomer IT/ICT professionals who attend the program get the following IWES Program Benefits:
Insight into the ICT Sector in Canada
IT/ICT – specific employment readiness workshops
Customized Resume and job interview preparation for the Canadian job market
Personalized support from experienced staff
Bonus – SCRUM Fundamentals certification
Matched with a coach to support them through to employment
The next session of ICTC’s Integrated Work Experience Strategy (IWES) Program begins on June 6, 2016 and we still have a couple of spots available.
Our request is that you share the news with interested candidates and encourage them to visit our website www.newcomersICTcareers.ca and to complete the online application form!
Click here to access the online application for the IWES Program! Application Form
For your information – the IWES Program is open to internationally trained and experienced IT/ICT professionals who:
- have lived in Canada for less than 5 years
- have Permanent Resident or Convention Refugee status and are eligible to work in Canada
- have Canadian Language Benchmark Assessment: CLB 7-8
- have a minimum of 2 years recent and relevant experience in the IT/ICT field
- are available for 3 weeks of full-time training in Toronto
Please share this news with your network!