SettlementAtWork:Newsletter/2010-08-25

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Settlement AtWork Highlights - August 25, 2010


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FEATURED JOB POSTING

Case Manager
The CARE Centre for Internationally Educated Nurses requires Case Managers (2 positions available). Deadline: September 10, 2010.
http://www.theconstellation.ca/settlement.org/job_details.shtml?x=230842


For all current job listings, please visit:
http://www.theconstellation.ca/settlement.org/jobs.shtml

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REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS

CFP: Local Immigration Partnerships (LIPs)
CIC, in partnership with MCI, seeks to identify groups that will coordinate and enhance the current service delivery network for settlement and integration programs. Deadline: September 17, 2010 at 4 p.m.
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_library_detail.asp?passed_lang=EN&doc_id=1005079


For a complete listing of current RFPs, visit:
http://atwork.settlement.org/ATWORK/rfp.asp

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NEWS - HEADLINES AND NEW RESOURCES

New Legal Rights Guides on Rental Housing, Social Assistance
These online guides have essential legal information on rental housing and social assistance in Ontario. The guides are part of a pilot project by Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO). CLEO welcomes feedback on the design of these guides.
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_offsite_frame.asp?anno_id=2009759

LangCanada.ca: Second Language Teaching and Learning
Find educational resources, information about teacher education, and current research about teaching and learning English and French.
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_offsite_frame.asp?anno_id=2009757

Temporary Driver's Licence Extension Expires on September 1, 2010
Driver's licences that were temporarily extended during the DriveTest strike last year will expire on September 1, 2010. If you need to take a driving test to renew your licence, it is important to book your test by August 31, 2010.
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_offsite_frame.asp?anno_id=2009756

CIC Bulletin: Changes to Medical Exam Procedures for Live-In Caregivers in Canada
This operational bulletin has information about applications of live-in caregivers applying for permanent residence from inside Canada under the Live-In Caregiver Program (LCP).
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_whatshappen_detail.asp?anno_id=2009752

Awards Nominations Open for Initiatives in Mental Health and Addictions
The Kaiser Foundation’s National Awards for Excellence Program honours the outstanding work being done in the fields of mental health and addictions. Each winner receives $10,000 to be given to a charity of their choice. Deadline: November 30, 2010.
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_offsite_frame.asp?anno_id=2009742


Get all your news at:
http://atwork.settlement.org/ATWORK/news.asp

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RESEARCH

New Start for Youth - An Examination of the Settlement Pathways of Newcomer Youth
This study explores the challenges that immigrant and refugee youth have experienced and the coping strategies that they have used to deal with their settlement and adjustment process. - April 2010.
http://atwork.settlement.org/sys/atwork_library_detail.asp?passed_lang=EN&doc_id=1005078


To search our full list of trusted research sites, visit:
http://atwork.settlement.org/atwork/research/searchresults.asp