AXIS Career Services-ANC

The Association for New Canadians (ANC), established in 1979, is a non-profit, community based organization dedicated to the provision of settlement and integration programs and services, English as a Second Language Training, and Career and Employment programs and services for immigrants and refugees.

With support from various federal and provincial departments, the ANC offers a wide range of programs and services. These include:

Settlement Services
Resettlement Assistance Program; Support Groups; Reception and Orientation; Housing Accommodations; Community Referrals and Liaison; Counselling Assistance and Referrals; Interpretation and Translation; Health and Wellness Initiatives; Life Skills Training; Community Health and Wellbeing Support Groups; and Diversity Training

ESL Training and Assessment
Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) Program; Canadian Language Benchmarks Assessment (the ANC is the CLB Assessment Centre for the province of Newfoundland and Labrador); Itinerant Teacher Program; ESL Classes; Pronunciation Classes; Interprovincial ESL Outreach; LINC HomeStudy; Childminding and Daycare Programs

Host Program and Volunteering
Newcomer Women’s Group; Newcomer Men’s Group; Youth Group; Academic Tutoring; Special Events; One-on-One ESL Tutoring; ESL Volunteer Program

Settlement Workers in the Schools (SWIS)
Transitional Support to a New Culture for Refugee and Immigrant Students; Bridging Services between Parents, Students and the Schools; Homework Club; ESL Summer Program for Children; Summer Enrichment Program for Youth; Multicultural Celebrations/Special Events; Volunteer Opportunities for Youth

AXIS Career Services
AXIS (Acquiring eXperience; Integrating Skills), a division of the Association for New Canadians, provides comprehensive, career-focused services and employment programs for internationally educated workers and entrepreneurs. Through interactive engagement with employers and collaborative partnerships with all levels of government, industry and the community, AXIS aims to facilitate successful labour market integration for newcomers.

Services: 

AXIScareers.net, a Skills-Matching Database quickly and effectively links a talented pool of work-ready, internationally educated and skilled workers with employers in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. Employers are able to post job openings for free, broswe resumes, find answers to immigration questions, labour market information and access services available through AXIS Career Services.

AXIS Career Services offers: 
• Pre-Employment Readiness Training
• Individual and Group Counselling
• Bridge-to-Work Programs
• Job Maintenance Transitioning Support
• Credential Assessment Information
• Advanced Industry Language Training

Contact Information
Street Address: 

10 Smithville Crescent

Postal Address: 

P.O. Box 2031, Station C
St. John’s, NL AIC 5R6 

Phone: 
(709) 579-1780
E-mail Address: 
axis@nfld.net

Programs

AXIS offers preparatory classes for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing System (IELTS), the Test of English for International Communications (TOEIC), as well as the Canadian Academic...

Business Development Support Services provides current information and practical advice for newcomer entrepreneurs interested in starting their own business in Newfoundland and Labrador. Individual support from the...

Career Connections incorporates group discussion and individualized tasks to assist newcomers with preparing for an entry-level position in their chosen field of study.

The workshop series provides practical...

Career Essentials incorporates one on one counselling and group seminars to assist AXIS clients with preparing for the Canadian workplace.

e-Employment/Career Counselling  offers convenient, quick and confidential access to employment information and services to newcomers throughout Newfoundland and Labrador. Connecting with newcomer and communities...

AXIS Career Services provides opportunities for newcomers attending high school to gain work experience and exposure to Canadian workplace culture. Through summer jobs youth can develop the skills they need to...

AXIS offers an Energy Sector Language Training course for Internationall Educated Professionals and skilled workers who are current and prospective employees in the oil and gas industry. This course is designed to...

The Internship Placement Program (IPP) provides an opportunity for employers to sponsor job-ready newcomers in a 12 week paid placement.

Designed to accelerate labour market attachment, internships give clients...

Through the support and guidance of a volunteer mentor, the Mentoring Link program provides newcomers an opportunity to become familiar with Canadian workplace culture, learn about the requirements to work in their...

Networks is a job start program designed to help newcomers identify personal career goals, develop essential skills and increase self-confidence for successful entry into the Canadian workplace. A Job Coach assists...