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Employment Counselling

Employment Counselling

An Employment Specialist will help you create a special plan of action for your goals, needs and situation. Your Employment Specialist can help you in-person, pre-arrival or by distance to:

  • Develop a return-to-work action plan
  • Create and target a professional Canadian-style resume and cover letter
  • Navigate the pathways to licensure in your field and apply for financial support through the Career Pathway Loan Fund (CPLF)
  • Learn job search techniques, practice interview skills and understand Canadian workplace culture
  • Seek informational interviews with potential employers
  • Meet your employment goals by providing ongoing counselling and coaching
  • Become an independent job seeker

You will have access to:

To be eligible for Employment Counselling you must:

  • Be interested in working in Nova Scotia
  • Be an immigrant Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Register as an ISANS client
  • Work hand in hand with your Employment Specialist to reach your career goals

To make an appointment with an Employment Specialist please contact:
902-423-3607 or Toll free in Nova Scotia: 1-866-431-6472
employment_services@isans.ca