Welcome to the Ottawa Healthcare & Social Servies Career Fair and Training Expo.
Meet with Canada’s hiring companies and training institutions.
Don’t Miss! Tuesday, May 30th, 2023. 1PM to 4PM.
Network with Governments, National Companies, Independent Businesses, and Organizations providing employment services, career resources, training, and continuing education programs. Build employment relationships and explore Ontario’s labor market in a wide variety of sectors, vacancies, and career services open to all attendees across the province (students, professional adults, Canadian citizens, permanent residents, landed immigrants, newcomers, temporary visitors, and foreign skilled workers). EVERYONE IS WELCOME TO ATTEND!
About Vancouver Island
Popular for its mild winters and warm summers, Vancouver Island and the adjacent coastal communities are protected from harsh weather systems and benefit from its proximity to the coast. Kayaking, surfing, sailing, hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, scuba diving and fishing are just some of the recreational activities that keep islanders busy year-round. The relaxed pace, easy access to outdoor activities, and an abundance of art, music and festivals ensures that there is something for everyone. Whatever the lifestyle you are looking for, we have it here. . Learn more about employer-paid benefits at Island Health.
Benefits of Working Here
Some positions maybe be eligible for exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, vacation, leave, pension benefits, competitive wages and educational scholarships. In B.C., casual employees can purchase benefits and have the cost of their premiums reimbursed if they work the equivalent of half-time over the course of the year (see union collective agreements for details).
Hôpital Glengarry Memorial Hospital (HGMH) is a patient-centred primary care hospital that has been established in Alexandria, Ontario for over 50 years. HGMH provides acute care, complex continuing care, 24-hour emergency services, and rehabilitation to over 23,000 residents every year. Our team includes over 150 staff members, 50 Medical Staff members and 100 volunteers who all take pride in bringing quality health care to our local Eastern Ontario community. Join Our Team – Hôpital Glengarry Memorial Hospital (hgmh.on.ca)
Indigenous Services Canada
Community Health Nurses deliver comprehensive nursing services that include in-depth nursing knowledge, skills, clinical expertise and advanced judgment through consultation, clinical practice, leadership, and facilitate knowledge transfer through health promotion and disease prevention. Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) works collaboratively with partners to improve access to high quality services for First Nations, Inuit and Métis. Our vision is to support and empower Indigenous peoples to independently deliver services and address the socio-economic conditions in their communities. Careers (hiringplatform.ca)
What We Offer
With ISC, your work becomes your inspiration. ISC nurses face a unique set of challenges, meaning every day is a new opportunity to grow personally and professionally. As an ISC nurse, you will immerse yourself in a First Nations community where the relationships you build and the connections you make will last a lifetime. As an integral part of the team, you will carry out a full scope of practice and provide a broad range of services unique to northern nursing with ISC. You will work alongside a talented team of nurses, other health professionals, and community members dedicated to delivering quality care in a culturally safe way. Come for the experience. Stay for the people. Enjoy the rewards. Community Health Nurses deliver comprehensive nursing services that include in-depth nursing knowledge, skills, clinical expertise and advanced judgment through consultation, clinical practice, leadership, and facilitate knowledge transfer through health promotion and disease prevention.
Interested in a Career at ParaMed?
A career with ParaMed means more than just having a job. We are dedicated to helping every team member achieve his or her potential. There are a variety of open positions available at ParaMed. ParaMed believes in providing and offering ongoing training and development opportunities throughout your career! We offer both Full and Part time opportunities, depending on your personal and family needs. Careers | ParaMed Home Health Care
Why Join the ParaMed Team?
As a diverse and dynamic organization focused on delivering exceptional care to a varied client population across Canada, we require the services of a broad cross-section of health care providers and professionals. We are dedicated to helping every team member achieve his or her potential.
- We support each other
- Share in our successes
- Share a common goal to Redefine Care for the benefit of our clients
CarePartners offers health professionals a great place to work and families a great place to find high quality health care. We provide personal support workers, rehabilitation services and nursing care for patients in homes, schools, retirement homes, clinics, and workplaces. Our services are available across Ontario, in both urban and rural communities. About Us – CarePartners
Why Choose CarePartners?
- Compassionate Care
- 24/7 Availability
- Expertise You Can Trust
The majority of the services we provide are funded by the Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) but if you prefer to pay directly, we are always glad to work with families to arrange private care. Our personal support workers, therapists and nurses are enthusiastic about their work and care about their patients. We know having an ill family member is a worry for the whole family and we provide the kind of care that we would want for our own family members. Contact Us – CarePartners
Interested in Working at Willis College?
One of our most important goals is to make Willis College a great place to learn and work. This goal is best measured by our ability to develop a corporate culture that attracts and retains exceptional people and allows our business to grow. At Willis College, we are always looking for talented, enthusiastic individuals who love to teach and want to make a difference in people’s lives. We have teaching, administrative, management, and development positions available. If you are interested, there may be a home for you at Willis! The Willis Way – Willis College – Campuses In Ottawa, Winnipeg, & Online
Willis College is a professional development and education institution providing skills training for experienced professionals and those starting a new career. With an outstanding reputation since 1866 serving in-demand skills to the government, businesses, and technology organizations throughout Canada, we are consistently meeting the demands of the workforce by creating and offering highly sought-after programs that lead to meaningful careers. Careers at Willis College – Campuses In Ottawa, Winnipeg, & Online
PHSS operates 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, offering day, evening, overnight, and weekend shifts. We offer a competitive salary and career advancement opportunities with a supportive and collaborative team who are passionate about what they do and the people they work with. As an employee of PHSS, you’ll be working with a team that is a valued part of the community and has an excellent reputation with funding agencies and employees. Work With Us | PHSS (phsscommunity.com)
We also offer great compensation and benefits for full-time and part-time staff with medical insurance, disability benefits, prescription drug coverage, life insurance and a vision-care plan. Other benefits include casual dress, free parking, professional development and training opportunities, and paid sick and vacation days! Current Opportunities | PHSS (phsscommunity.com)
To enrich the lives of our clients and their families with the best care and programs possible. We are from the community and everything we do is for the community. With Carefor on your side you can be the best version of yourself. You can learn and grow while being there for you family and yourself. As a not for profit, Carefor focuses on people. Our goal is to ensure the highest quality services for our clients and supporting our staff in providing them. To do this we ensure they have regular training, on going support as well as those things that give peace of mind like a flexible schedule, paid travel time, HOOPP pension plan and more.
With main offices in Cornwall, Ottawa and Pembroke, our team recruits RNs, RPNs, PSWs, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Companions, Drivers & other positions within the health care field, to meet our client’s unique needs in the community, long-term care homes, clinics and other facilities. Carefor Health & Community Services (facebook.com)
We believe that the high quality of service that Carefor provides stems from the expertise and commitment of our people. Whether you are a recent grad or a veteran healthcare provider, Carefor provides rewarding and challenging career paths that will meet or exceed your personal and professional goals. We foster an environment that demonstrates appreciation and respect for all of our employees and volunteers. Our goal is to provide the best health and community services to Ontarians and we do it by inviting exceptionally talented people to join Carefor’s multidisciplinary team of over 1000 dedicated and compassionate employees.
We provide service 24 hours a day, seven days a week to clients in their homes, in schools, in retirement homes and other locations in the community. In every role and at every level, we lead with purpose, build bonds that matter, and we’re passionate about providing spectacular care. About Us – VHA Home HealthCare
WHY WORK AT VHA?
To provide education, counselling, and other support services for refugees and needy immigrants within the Ottawa area, including language instruction, employment training. job search programs. translation services and information programs on Canadian culture and life. To establish and operate a community centre to be used for workshops. programs. athletics. drama, art. music, handicrafts, hobbies, and recreation for the benefit of the general public. About Us | Muslim Family Services of Ottawa (mfso.ca)
Our Research and Education wing specializes in social science, access to justice, and social work research and policy. Our research activities focus on vulnerable, marginalized, and low-income religious minorities, immigrants, newcomers, refugees, and racialized communities. We have assembled an experienced team of researchers with decades of cumulative experience employing qualitative and quantitative methods and methodologies to answer pressing social questions. Please contact us at email@example.com to inquire about the availability of our research team. Our Services | Muslim Family Services of Ottawa (mfso.ca)
SOME OF THE MANY REASONS TO VOLUNTEER
Did you know that more than half of Canada’s 161,000 non-profit and charitable organizations have no paid staff and rely on volunteers? Over 13 million volunteers contribute 2.1 billion hours annually — volunteering is a way of life in Canada and we are very proud of it. In 2016-2017, volunteers with World Skills contributed 5,495 hours of their time, expertise and passion to help us help newcomers integrate economically into their communities. If you are a newcomer who is looking for a way to learn more about the Canadian workplace culture, volunteering is a great way to do that. World Skills Employment Centre | Ottawa ON (facebook.com)
BENEFITS OF VOLUNTEERING AT WORLD SKILLS
• Gaining Canadian work experience in a supportive environment
• Practicing and developing your skills
• Directly impacting the community
• Expanding your professional network
• Meeting new people, making friends and building your connections
Interested in becoming a volunteer at World Skills? Register by completing our Volunteer Application Form and sending it to firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional volunteer opportunities in Ottawa, please visit Volunteer Ottawa. World Skills has been a leader in enhancing newcomers’ economic integration into the Canadian economy for over 20 years. Founded by Local Agencies Serving Immigrants, a coalition of settlement agencies in Ottawa, World Skills is a non-profit employment centre dedicated exclusively to the employment needs of newcomers and to the needs of the local labour market.
Ottawa West Community Support (OWCS) is a Community Support Agency that has been supporting seniors and adults with disabilities in the community for over 45 years. OWCS is committed to providing practical support that assists our clients to remain living at home, in a manner which respects their dignity and worth. Ottawa West Community Support (OWCS) is hiring Personal and Home Support Workers to work with frail and cognitively impaired seniors in our Respite/Personal Care Programs. Ability to travel between clients in West End Ottawa is essential. A car may be required for some clients. PSW, HCA, HSWII preferred. Please forward your resume to HR@owcs.ca or fax to 613-728-3718. We are also looking for new members to join our Home Maintenance Team!
At YSB we offer you the opportunity to play a meaningful role in creating lasting, positive change in young people’s lives, as well in the lives of their families and communities. You’d invest your time and energy in a values‑based organization, working alongside other committed and caring people who want to make a difference. And you’d receive competitive wages and benefits for doing so.
The Youth Services Bureau accepts students from post secondary institutions whose program requires the student to complete a practicum. Depending on the requirements of the practicum, YSB generally entertains placements completed between the months of September and April each year. Should a required placement occur between the months of May and August, please contact the YSB Placement Coordinator to inquire about possible opportunities: email@example.com. Student placement opportunities for the fall semester or full year will be posted in March, and winter placements will be posted in September each year.