New job Immigration Pathways Officer(s) Association for New Canadians in St. John's, NL Yesterday New! in Newfoundland and Labrador

Immigration Pathways Officer(s) Association for New Canadians in St. John's, NL Yesterday New!

Company : Association for New Canadians
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Newfoundland and Labrador

Full Description

Association for New Canadians is a non-profit, community-based organization dedicated to the provision of settlement and integration services for immigrants and refugees.

Job Title: Immigration Pathways Officer(s)
Location: St. John's, NL

Closing Date: Friday, September 10, 2021
Position Type: 2 full-time position to March 31, 2022, with renewal pending operational needs and funding approval

Reporting to the Manager of PSR and Special Projects, the Immigration Pathways Officer(s) will be responsible for providing information and supports to newcomers and their families in navigating the immigration pathways to work and live in NL. The Immigration Pathways Officers are highly competent professionals with varying level of experiences to work in our immigration and integration support team with focus on Atlantic Immigration Program (AIP); Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW), and International Students (IS).

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Liaise with partners, stakeholders and newcomers to help navigate the immigration pathway and processes
  • ANC point of contact to support with applications and program submissions (ie Permanent Residence; work permits; citizenship)
  • Assistance in completing applications for mandatory Provincial and Federal Programs (such as MCP, SIN, etc.)
  • Conduct needs assessment with newcomers and determine beneficial referrals when required
  • Provide information on settling within the community e.g. access to accommodations; community and social connections; accessing health care
  • Provide overview on career exploration and Canadian workplace norms for placement success
  • Support employers with obtaining program designation and ongoing employment supports with applicant placements
  • Create and participate in public engagement and promotion of the program as well as materials to support program uptake
  • Engage and collaborate with employers, stakeholders, on program development and success
  • Research and interpret new policies and processes for compliance with all the guidelines and regulations of the program holders (provincial and federal governments)
  • Monthly reporting both statistics and narrative of program highlights

Qualifications and Experience

  • Degree in Business and/or Social Sciences or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Experience and knowledge of immigration pathways
  • Proven experience in research and analysis of information and transcribing the information into action and program materials
  • Ability to effectively engage with a variety of stakeholders
  • Strong interpersonal, presentation (individuals and larger groups), and communication (both written and oral) skills
  • Strong attention to detail focused on document requirements and process
  • Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity in working with a diverse client group
  • Ability to problem solve, multi-task, meet deadlines, and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to speak a second language an asset

Conditions of Employment

  • Valid class 5 driver's licence, daily access to a reliable vehicle, and ability to travel
  • Flexibility to work outside of standard core hours (Monday-Friday, 9-5)
  • Satisfactory Certificate of Conduct and Vulnerable Sector Check

How to Apply

  • Please email a cover letter and resume as one PDF or MS Word document to

Association for New Canadians values inclusiveness and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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