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Employment Program Staff

Jennifer Jeffrey

Jennifer Jeffrey
Employment Services Coordinator

(902) 628-6009 ext. 209
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Lisa Chaisson

Lisa Chaisson
Employment Counsellor

(902) 628-6009 ext. 205
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Amy MacLean

Amy MacLean
Employment Counsellor

(902) 628-6009 ext. 222
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Dandan Wang

Dandan Wang
Employment Counsellor

(902) 628-6009 ext. 201
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Etta Esler

Etta Esler
Employment Counsellor

(902) 628-6009 ext. 251
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Employment Assistance Service for Newcomers

The PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada's Employment Assistance Service (EAS) has been assisting newcomers to Canada find employment since 1995.

The Employment Assistance Service:

  • Works with you to identify career options in Canada
  • Helps with resumes, cover letters, interview preparation, and filling out application forms
  • Offers employment readiness workshops
  • Connects qualified individuals to employers
  • Helps with foreign credential recognition and applications to post-secondary education
  • Identifies opportunities for you to network with Canadian businesses
  • Assists with self-employment inquiries and refers to appropriate resources
  • Provides assistance to apply for available government wage subsidy programs
  • Helps identify volunteer opportunities to gain valuable Canadian work experience
  • Makes referrals to other programs and services as needed

Any newcomer to Canada can use this service if they are:

  • Living in Prince Edward Island, and
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada