Work Ready: CLB Resources for Counselling, Hiring and Working with Internationally Trained Individuals (2009)

This document is a collection of language-based tips and resources, developed for employment counsellors and human resources (HR) professionals who are helping internationally trained individuals (ITIs) find employment.

The first section of the document contains general information about Work Ready tools; the Canadian Language Benchmarks; language assessment; and Essential Skills.

Other sections offer information relevant to counsellors as they work with ITIs in the pre-employment stage, and information for HR professionals and employers on hiring and retaining ITIs.

The authors have also included a number of case studies of employment-based projects where ITIs have received training to help them work successfully in Canada. The case studies include a project designed to increase ethnical and cultural diversity in Ontario’s police forces; a mentoring program for professionals coming to Canada from Asia; and a support program for internationally educated nurses working in Manitoba.

The final section of the document is a list of additional resources related to clear speech, prior learning assessment, mentoring, and volunteering.

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ISBN: 
978-1-897100-26-4
Added: 
2013-12-02
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Centre for Canadian Language Benchmarks (CCLB). Work Ready: CLB Resources for Counselling, Hiring and Working with Internationally Trained Individuals 2009. Web. 29 Sep. 2020 <http://en.copian.ca/library/learning/cclb/work_ready_clb_resources/work_ready_clb_resources.pdf>
Centre for Canadian Language Benchmarks (CCLB) (2009). Work Ready: CLB Resources for Counselling, Hiring and Working with Internationally Trained Individuals. Retrieved September 29, 2020, from http://en.copian.ca/library/learning/cclb/work_ready_clb_resources/work_ready_clb_resources.pdf
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