Headquartered in Toronto, TD Bank Group is one of the largest banks in North America with a team of more than 85,000 employees.
6 time winner of Canada’s Best Employer for New Canadians award
3 time winner of Canada’s Best Diversity Employer
funder of the ALLIES National Mentoring Initiative and founding partner of The Mentoring Partnership where they have mentored over 1,000 new Canadian jobseekers in Toronto
actively participates in CRIEC’s Mentoring Collaborative, ERIEC’s Career Mentorship Program, LMIEC’s Mentorship for Immigrant Employment and Halifax’s Mentoring and Connector Programs
serves on the board of TRIEC and as a council member
serves on Hire Immigrants Ottawa’s Employer Council of Champions and Finance Sector Working Group and has participated in coaching events
active corporate partner of Waterloo Region Immigration Partnership
winner of TRIEC’s 2006 Immigrant Success Award for an Individual – Senior Vice-president, Human Resources
sponsors settlement programs managed by the Calgary Immigrant Aid Society including the Immigrant Professional Career Bridging program and the Professional Women’s Mentoring program
in partnership with ACCES Employment Services, hosts networking event to connect newcomers to recruiters from the bank — recruiters offer resume development advice and facilitate mini-interview sessions
over 50 senior leaders participated in ACCES’ 2-hour speed mentoring program
in association with Ryerson University, participated in the development of communication skills program for new Canadians and sponsors ACCES’ “Talk English Cafe” program to help newcomers develop business language skills
published Knocking Down Barriers Faced By New Immigrants To Canada: Fitting the Pieces Together argues that the federal government could put the equivalent of 370,000 more people to work if it tweaked the immigration system to focus on the long-term needs of the job market.
This video by TD Bank Group explores the many challenges faced by new immigrants as they attempt to make a new life in a new country. Watch how mentoring can provide confidence, cultural awareness and much needed friendly support.