Term Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs
Code ND-6500.3300
Definition Programs that provide comprehensive support services for immigrants and refugees who need assistance to prepare for, find and retain paid employment. Services may include vocational assessment, job search assistance, professional mentoring programs and other levels of initial and ongoing support. The emphasis is on preparing individuals for the expectations of employment in a new country and in particular, to obtain recognition for professional experience secured in another country and to obtain initial work experience in their new country.
Created 9/13/05
Changed 6/20/07
Use References Immigrant/Newcomer Employment Programs
Refugee/Immigrant Employment Programs
See Also References Cultural Transition Counseling (RP-1400.8000-167)
Cultural Transition Facilitation (PH-1450)
Immigrant Benefits Assistance (FT-1000.3300)
Immigrant/Refugee Shelters (BH-1800.1500-330)
Immigrant/Refugee Support Groups (PN-8100.4500-330)
Immigration Services Complaints (DD-1500.4700)
External Classification Terms Citizenship/Immigration (CAN CI-150)
Employment (AIRS EM-180)
Employment (ACH G-01)
Ethnic & Immigrant Centers (NTE P84)
Job Training & Employment (NPC J02)
Services for Ethnic & Immigrant Groups (NPC P11.05)
Related Concepts Immigrants/Refugees
International/Intercultural
Facet Service
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