This is a paid internship program, operated by Career Edge Organization. Career Edge Organization, a national not-for-profit, has worked with over 1000 employers across Canada to provide meaningful work experiences through paid internships to over 10,000 talented interns since 1996. They have three different internship programs but the one relevant to Immigrants is the Career Bridge Internships.
Career Bridge internships are paid mid-level professional positions with flexible terms of 4, 6, 9 or 12 months in a broad spectrum of non-regulated business functions including HR, marketing, engineering, IT, finance, sales and project management. Each intern is assigned a coach at their workplace to provide the intern with on the job coaching, knowledge sharing, networking opportunities and professional guidance. Over 1,300 internationally qualified professionals have participated in the Career Bridge internship program.
Check the program out at www.careerbridge.ca/