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Bridging the Gap
GROW has developed a training program aimed at solving the persistent workplace issues facing professional, particularly immigrant women in Canada. The Canadian Career Plus Program (CC+P™) is a professional training meant to address the needs of both the employer and the employee at the same time. Supported by institutions, mentors, experts, and other partners, it’s geared towards entry-level supervisory and managerial roles in a Canadian workplace, with immigrant women and Black Indigenous People of Colour (BIPoC) in mind. It’s a pathway to any industry, business, and civic participation..
Professional women get connected to entry-level supervisory and managerial jobs quicker
Employers tap into a reservoir of diverse, inclusive women professional talent
GROW is licensed by the government of Alberta to provide recruitment and job placement services
Canadian Career Plus Program™ Development Streams
CC+P™: Immigrant Women
CC+P for immigrant women at GROW is meant to help newcomer, immigrant and International trained professional women leaders adjust to the Canadian workforce.
CC+P™: Professional Step-Up
The focus is supporting women to move into leadership roles in their professional lives that are personally and professionally satisfying in the Canadian workforce
For the individual in this program, it will speak to all phases of starting your own business and entrepreneurial skills.
CC+P™: Civic Engagement
This stream trains and coaches women in up-starting civic leadership.
LEADERS IN NONPROFITS OR CHARITIES
CC+P: Industry Specific Training: Hospitality
Individuals in our CC+P have the option to spend an additional 4 weeks in our industry specific training stream. We are currently focused in hospitality with concentration on entry and mid-senior level management . Employment opportunities will be focused on:
1. LARGE HOTELS
5. AIRPORTS & more
Frequently asked questions
What other Leadership career services does Grow Women Leaders provide?
What is CC+P?
Canadian Career Plus Program™ (CC+P) is an online and in-person training program aimed at solving the persistent workplace issues facing professional women of colour, particularly immigrants in Canada. Canadian Career Plus Program (CC+P) is professional training meant to address the needs of both the employer and the employee at the same time.
How do I access the platform?
If you navigate to the GWL 2.0 page you will have access to our online portal. There you can enroll in courses, attend class, and more.
How do I use the portfolio?
Download the document from the course site and begin working through it. Complete the reflection, activities, and compile all the items you will need. By creating a portfolio you are increasing your hireability and employment skills! The portfolio will also be shared with you mentor and coach.
How do I network with other candidates and employers?
GROW encourages you to network and get to know your community members. Join our online platform page. Feel free to exchange information or add members on social media and networking sites. We want to ensure we are building an inclusive and supportive community!
How do I use the textbook? Do I need to do the activities listed in the course book and submit them to the instructor?
The textbook for this program was designed to be self driven. We encourage participants to use it as a follow up and review. It also helps participants to share thoughts with their peers. If you put in the work the course book is an add on to the comprehensive portfolio.
What happens when I complete the program?
Once you have completed the CC+ Program you will have potential job matching opportunities, an expanded network, new skills to turn business idea into reality and access to other GROW resources.
Will we be able to take this course in person eventually?
We intend for participants to be flexible with their learning experience. This means once Covid restrictions are lifted and our space is ready we will encourage those who prefer in person to join our program in person. The online and blended option will also still be available. We will do our best to accomodate all of our participants.
Can I take other programs with GROW?
Yes you can! We are launching other streams and programs in the near future you will be able to enrol in professional , entrepreneurship, civic engagement courses as well as masterclasses. Feel free to explore other programs on this site or send an inquiry email to email@example.com.