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Bridging the Gap for Internationally Educated Early Childhood Educators (IE ECEs) (Begins Sept 6)

September 6

Are you looking to work in the field of Early Childhood Education in Nova Scotia? Do you want to improve your communication skills and job-search techniques? Would you like to demonstrate your skills and knowledge to a local employer? If so, this program is for you!

Bridging the Gap for IE ECEs will help you:

  • Improve your profession-specific communication skills
  • Learn job-search techniques
  • Learn about Canadian workplace culture in the Early Childhood Education field
  • Gain paid work experience in a regulated childcare center in Nova Scotia
  • Expand your networks and obtain local references
  • Understand the pathway to apply for ECE classification in Nova Scotia
  • Have access to Level 1 training with Nova Scotia College of Early Childhood Education (NSCECE)

To be eligible to attend, you must:

  • Have a minimum Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) of 5+
  • Be a permanent resident (PR), a refugee, or an immigrant Canadian citizen
  • Have a background, experience, and/or an interest in working with young children
  • Commit to attend and complete a 12-week ECE communication course, a 4-week job-search workshop, and an on-the-job, paid competency assessment

For more information, and to register, please contact your employment specialist or the program coordinator:

Navdeep Parmanand  |  902-406-8601  |  nparmanand@isans.ca


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