TRCA's NEWCOMER YOUTH GREEN PROGRAM IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS!
Are you a newcomer to Canada and interested in a green career? Get experience, job skills training, mentorship, and make industry connections. Apply for NYGEP and become a leader in conservation.
The Newcomer Youth Green Economy Project (NYGEP) is a powerful, free opportunity for newcomer youth to start or advance a career in the Canadian environmental sector and grow professionally through training, networking events, project placements, mentorship, field trips, and community connections.
What do participants receive?
Visit our website at http://www.trca.ca/nygep for more details about the program, or to apply today! – Please indicate you saw this posting at GoodWork.
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NYGEP is a Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) initiative, funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, that is helping to produce new leaders in conservation. This five-month part-time program gives participants access to learning opportunities in the following environmental education career pathways:
Professional Project Placements
Participants will be placed with a host employer in one of the four environmental career pathways (see above) for an experiential learning opportunity. The host employer will provide a mentor who will guide a group of participants (per career pathway) through completion of a real-world project.
Job Search & Corporate Culture Training
Eight half-day workshops in which you will learn about corporate culture and job search skills in the environmental sector. You will prepare your resumé and perfect your interview skills. Training is delivered one Saturday per week over the first two months of the program.
Dates: Autumn Session (October 16 2021- March 12 2022) *
*Please see http://www.trca.ca/nygep for dates, times, and to submit an application - Please indicate you saw this posting at GoodWork.
Participants will receive 10 hours of TRCA online training on job search, corporate culture, and communication.
Participants will attend a networking event with a local environmental meet-up group such as Green Drinks Toronto or Blue Drinks Toronto. Participants will also receive community connections, employment coaching, education on the cultures and history of Indigenous Peoples in Canada, field trips, and more!
Coordinator, Newcomer Youth Green Economy Project
Visit trca.ca/nygep to for more information, to sign up for a webinar, or apply today!
Please note: we are only accepting applications via our website
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Aug 13 2021 ID: 61007