Ready for talent?

Attracting and hiring immigrant employees

Theme 1:
Why employers can and should hire qualified immigrant employees

Ever wondered how to diversify your workforce while still attracting the most qualified candidates? In this 45 minute interactive session we will consider the benefits of hiring immigrant employees and highlight some of the many benefits of hiring immigrants from the experiences of Central Alberta employers. Could these strategies work for you? Register today and find out!

Theme 2:
Attracting a diverse workforce: The role of inclusivity

Have you ever wondered what makes a workforce truly inclusive? In this 45 minute interactive session we will consider the six characteristics of an inclusive workplace and feature one employer tip for each category:

  • Job postings
  • Inclusive atmosphere
  • Communication and language
  • Culturally responsive staff
  • Policy, safety and human rights
  • Leadership and preparation of workforce

Want to find out how far along you are on the inclusivity matrix? Register today and find out!

Theme 3:
Central Alberta employer best practices for attraction of immigrant employees; Key take-a-ways

Curious about the experiences of Central Alberta employers who have successfully hired – and continue to hire – immigrant employees? In this 45 minute interactive session we will look at the stories from a large, medium and small Central Alberta business that have successfully attracted and hired immigrant employees. Participants will discuss the various contexts of each example and consider which examples could be helpful to them in their recruiting practice. Wish you had some experts to ask about how to get started and what not to do?

Your place or ours?

These 45 minute sessions are available in three formats:

1) Our place:

CARE 5000 Gaetz Ave: Watch the website for available dates!

2) Your workplace:

For a minimum of 5 participants and we will come to you.

3) Webinar:

Participate from your office laptop, watch the website for our next sessions!

Book your Lunch’n Learn

Brian EnnisTo register please contact our Program Coordinator Brian Ennis through our contact form below or at 403.346.8818 ext.241