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Online Information Session: Federal Internship for Newcomers (FIN) Program

February 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us for this free information session about the Federal Internship for Newcomers (FIN) 2024-2025 Program. The FIN program offers newcomers an opportunity to gain temporary Canadian work experience and training opportunities within federal departments or agencies in Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM).

Internships for 2024-25 are available in:

  • Administration
  • Research/ Program Support
  • Procurement and Supply Chain
  • IT Technician+ Software Developer roles

Through the FIN program, you will:

  • Better understand government application and hiring processes
  • Learn about Canadian workplace culture
  • Access orientation sessions, training, and a public-service mentor

Eligibility criteria. You must:

  • Be an ISANS client and be referred by an ISANS Employment Specialist or Coordinator
  • Be a Citizen or Permanent Resident of Canada and have been for less than 10 years
  • Live or work in Halifax (or within 100 kilometers of Halifax)
  • Have a Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) of 7 or International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 6 (General)

If you can’t make this session, consider attending one of our upcoming sessions:

  • Wednesday, March 6, 7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Wednesday March 13, 7:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Wednesday, March 27, 6:30 – 7:30 pm

For more information, and/or to register, please contact: Kelly Weaver  |  kweaver@isans.ca


February 17
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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