Hiring and retaining foreign talent in Halifax, NS – Session 2

Event Information
Author alnationtalk
Start Date/Time 31st Jan Wed AM 9:00 (GMT 0)
End Date/Time 31st Jan Wed PM 12:00 (GMT 0)
Location Halifax, NS
Type Public

Hiring and retaining foreign talent in Halifax, NS – Session 2

Date and time
Wed, Jan 31, 2024 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM AST

IRCC Halifax – Citizenship Ceremony Room
1741 Brunswick St, Suite B110 Halifax, NS B3J 3X8 Canada

About this event

  • 3 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

Interested in hiring international employees?

Join us to learn about the resources available for employers and how they can support you in hiring and retaining foreign talent.

This event is free of charge to employers who have hired, or are thinking about hiring, foreign nationals. Note: This event will have the same information as the information session taking place on the 31st – as space is limited please only register for one event.

Representatives from Provincial and Federal Departments, as well as local settlement providers, will be on hand to share info and help answer your questions.

Speak directly with representatives from:

  • Nova Scotia Department of Labour, Skills and Immigration (LSI)
  • Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC)
  • Halifax Partnership
  • Chartered Professionals in Human Resources Nova Scotia (CPHRNS)
  • Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia (ISANS)
  • Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency (NSAA)

IRCC: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada is the federal department that processes temporary and permanent resident applications. IRCC has a team of Outreach Officers that provide assistance to employers navigating how they can hire foreign talent. This team can be accessed at: promotion@cic.gc.ca

LSI:The Immigration and Population Growth branch of the Department of Labour, Skills and Immigration manages a variety of programs that support and promote immigration to Nova Scotia. In additional to immigration programs, LSI has a team of Navigators located throughout the province who assist employers and potential immigrants with any questions they might have about provincial immigration programs and pathways. Navigators can be reached at livehere@novascotia.ca.

ISANS: ISANS is the leading immigrant settlement service agency in Atlantic Canada, serving 10,000+ clients annually in 104 communities across Nova Scotia, through many kinds of services—language, settlement, community integration, business development, and employment—both in person and online. Meet with potential employees through unique programs only accessible to ISANS clients. ISANS will help match your business with job-ready candidates to fast-track your next hire. Connect with us at: info@isans.ca

This event has been developed in partnership with CPHR NS and Halifax Partnership.

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