Skilled newcomers who are seeking meaningful employment opportunities and are interested in joining Welcome Talent Canada should complete the application form. A Program Coordinator will contact qualified applicants.



  • Must hold refugee or claimant status

  • Eligible to work in Canada

  • Currently unemployed or not working in their professional field

  • Actively seeking employment opportunities

  • Have been in Canada for two years or less

  • Strong grasp of English or French languages

  • Graduated from a post-secondary education program or have equivalent professional work experience



  • Gain better understanding of the Canadian workplace and industries of interest

  • Learn about methods to search for employment opportunities

  • Obtain information and interview tips

  • Create and expand a professional network on LinkedIn

  • Receive ongoing support, guidance, and advice to help achieve career goals

Phone *
Which province will you conduct the mentorship program in?
Please indicate the industry you primarily work in.
What positions have you had in the past?
Please let us know which industry you would like to work in and/or which job title you are pursuing.
Highest level of education completed *
I certify that I came to Canada as a refugee *
*Jumpstart requires that our refugee talent hold status as a Government-Assisted Refugee, privately sponsored refugee, or as an in-country claimant.
Please categorize your refugee status. *
I certify that I am a CLB or reach English Level 6 benchmark *
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