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Niagara Immigrant Employment Council (NIEC)

Site: Niagara Workforce Planning Board

Service: NWPB Immigrant Mentorship Program

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-641-0801 ext 126
Social Media Twitter
Primary Contact Josie Faccini, Mentorship Manager; Phone: 905-641-0801 ext 126; Email:
Alternate Contact Mario De Divitiis, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 905-641-0801 ext 127; Email:
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
43 Church St, Suite 705
St Catharines, ON L2R 7E1
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Intersection Church St and Wellington St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) This mentoring program is designed to aid highly trained newcomers in finding work in their field by helping them to establish a local professional network and better understand the Canadian perspectives on their field of expertise. It also serves to educate local employers on the skills and experience that highly trained newcomers bring to Niagara while providing a no-cost professional development component as an investment in their human capital.
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Eligibility Internationally Trained Professionals (Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or convention refugees) with a minimum of 2 years' post-secondary education and 2 years' work experience outside of Canada. Should be proficient in verbal and written English language ability.
Application Visit website
Languages English - Website, Programs, Publications
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2007
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration and International Trade (MCIIT)
Service Categories Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs