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Canadian Working Holiday Program Asistance Services

Program Includes Services:
Access to exclusive “Canada Working Holiday Guide” portal, which includes:
Four recorded job workshops on how to write a Canadian resume, how to apply for a job and how to prepare for a job interview;
Group Discussion Forum.
Insider’s Guide with resources for job hunt.
Access to staff for general assistance, for job assistance.
Support from staff throughout the whole duration of your program (e.g. 24/7 emergency number, e-mail and phone support and in-person assistance in offices in Vancouver and Toronto).
“Living and Working in Canada” Orientation session online.
Walking tour of Downtown Vancouver.
Access to exclusive Hot Jobs List with currently available jobs (suitable to newcomers to Canada).
Assistance with Social Insurance Number, bank account, mobile phone contract etc.
Exclusive newsletters with information about immigration options, COVID regulations, government benefits etc.
Internet, printing and fax access (at special rates) at office.
Mail holding service, so you have a contact address as soon as you arrive.
Social activities ranging from pub nights to ski trips in Vancouver, Whistler and Toronto.
If needed - Connection to immigration and visa services and legal advisors for optional immigration assistance with IEC Work Permit application.

Work Locations
A lot of employers across Canada. Jobs are mostly seasonal positions. Job opportunities depend on the number of factors including your education, work experience, English level, attitude, motivation, and interview skills as well as your program start an end dates. Placements are available in Vancouver, British Columbia (BC) Interior, Whistler, Banff, Jasper, Lake Louise, Calgary, Vancouver Island, rural areas and Ontario.

Typical Jobs Available
Ski Resort Operations - Locations BC Interior, Alberta:
Lift Attendant, Ticket Seller, Equipment Sales & Rentals Clerk, Guest Services Attendant*, Food & Beverage Server, Kitchen Prep, Ski Instructor*, Sports Equipment Technician*, Parking Attendant.
Hotels & Inns - Locations: Banff, Jasper, Lake Louise, Vancouver Island, Ontario:
House Keeping, Maintenance, Kitchen, Food & Beverage Servers, Guest Services*, Front of House*.
Restaurants, Bars, Cafes & Retailers - Locations Vancouver & Toronto:
Servers, Chefs*, Food Prep, Dish Washer, Host/Hostess, Counter Attendants, Baker*, Retail Clerk, Cashier, Inventory & Stock.
Leisure Activities & Tourist Attractions - Locations BC, Alberta, Ontario:
Tour Guide, Ticket Seller, Guest Services*, Maintenance, Cleaner, Parking Attendant.
Summer Camps - Locations: Vancouver, Whistler, BC, Ontario:
Camp Counselor, Sports Instructor*, English Teacher*, Arts Instructor*, Dance Instructor*, Life Guard*
(* These jobs require specific education, certification or prior relevant work experience)

Best Months to Arrive 
Participants can arrive at any time of the year. Work is available in Vancouver any time or year. Jobs in the resort areas are available for summer and winter seasons only, so applicants wanting a seasonal resort job should arrive 1 - 3 months before the season starts to secure their resort job (arrive March to May for summer jobs and arrive October to November for winter jobs).

Galima (per Centrą - / partnerius Kanadoje) įsigyti šias papildomas paslaugas už papildomą mokestį - Optional Services (Extra Cost):
Accommodation (Homestay / Hostel / Residence).
English lessons in Vancouver, Toronto or Whistler at discounted rate. 
Medical Insurance.