Though many of Canada’s immigrants have above-average education, they often find it difficult to secure jobs that reflect their experience and expertise. An agreement signed today between Hon. MaryAnn Mihychuk, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour and Hon. Gerry Byrne, Newfoundland and Labrador’s Minister of Advanced Education and Skills will help recognize foreign credentials and make the Canadian welcome a little warmer for newcomers.
July 22, 2016
Newfoundland and Labrador to help newcomers with job search
Only 24 per cent of newcomers can find Canadian employment that matches their education and training, compared to 62 per cent of those born in Canada.