one-on-One Support

one-on-One Support

In your one-on-one sessions, you will:

KIS offers one-on-one employment counselling. Our employment specialist will help you define your skills, qualifications and experiences and identify your career goals. We will help you access reliable information regarding labour market trends, job search skills and help you find work in your field of expertise.

  • Access employment and career counselling 
  • Prepare a job action plan
  • Receive resume, cover letter preparation and interviewing skills
  • Connect to regulatory bodies, professional associations and employers
  • Get resources on licensure/regulated occupations 
  • Learn about the labour market and career transition


For more information or to schedule an appointment:
Vongai Mundiya, Employment Counsellor: (778) 470-6101 ext. 109 | Email: employment@kcris.ca

Foreign Credential Recognition & Degree Equivalency
Contact WES World Education Services https://www.wes.org/ca/
An advisor will evaluate and advocate for the recognition of your international education qualifications.

If you are a Permanent Resident, currently unemployed or underemployed, have an intermediate to advance level of English, and previous experience and educational certification there are several programs available to you. You can find more information on WelcomeBC’s website here.

Here is a list of some the programs

ISS of BC

Construction and engineering

Information Technology

Regulated Professions (require education, training, and experience for licensing)

Unregulated Professions (other careers not requiring a license)

You can contact ISS of BC for more information at 604-590-4021 or email careerpaths@issbc.org

 

Douglas College

Healthcare

Education & Social Services

You can contact Douglas College for more information at 604-588-7772 or email careerpaths@douglascollege.ca

 

Progressive Intercultural Community Services

Sales and Service

You can contact PICS for more information at 604-596-7722 or email careerpaths@pics.bc.ca

 

Mosaic BC

Accounting, Bookkeeping, and Office Administration

You can contact Mosaic BC for more information by email careerpaths@mosaicbc.org

One-on-One Support

Define your qualifications & identify career goals.

Job Board

Browse available jobs with local employers.

Financial Support

Access financial aid for retraining & upgrading.

Self-Employment

Resources to start your own business.

Events & Workshops

Register for employment workshops & training.

Hire Talent

Employers: find skilled & dedicated workers.

WorkBC

Partnering with Open Door Group to offer more opportunities.

ASCEND - IECBC

Online learning for newcomers seeking jobs.

YESS

Youth Employment Skills Strategy Program

FAST - IECBC

Helping immigrants launch careers & employers find skilled talent.

NPower

Connecting young people with training in the tech sector.