2020 Archive

The Working Holiday Visa in Canada – What Citizens of Sweden Need to Know!

The Working Holiday Visa in Canada – What Citizens of Sweden Need to Know!

Posted September 29, 2020 in Working Holiday

The Canada Working Holiday Visa, or Working Holiday–visum Kanada, is by far the best way for citizens of Sweden to work in Canada. On a working holiday in Canada, you can make money to pay for your living and travel expenses! From Swedish students looking for a summer job abroad to recent graduates and young professionals that …Continue Reading

The Working Holiday Visa in Canada for Portuguese Citizens

The Working Holiday Visa in Canada for Portuguese Citizens

Posted September 15, 2020 in Working Holiday

Are you a Portuguese citizen planning to apply for the Canada Working Holiday Visa? Congrats, you’re about to embark on an exciting journey! In this post, we break down everything you need to know as a Portuguese passport holder applying for the Canada Working Holiday Visa in 2021. Please note: Due to COVID-19, International Experience Canada (IEC) …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Natalia’s Finance Work Experience in Vancouver

Stepwest Stories – Natalia’s Finance Work Experience in Vancouver

Posted August 14, 2020 in Stepwest Stories

Meet Natalia! Today in our Stepwest Stories, we would like to introduce Natalia from Spain. Natalia is a graduate of the University of Valencia’s Business Management program. After a few years of getting work experience in Spain, Natalia decided she wanted to get international work experience. Canada was her destination of choice! Natalia had a very clear …Continue Reading

How Australians Can Work in Canada – A Complete Guide

How Australians Can Work in Canada – A Complete Guide

Posted July 16, 2020 in How To Guide, Working Holiday

Note: If you are looking for information regarding IEC repeat participation, please refer to our Recognized Organization IEC Season 2020/2021 page. The many similarities between Canadians and Australians is a big draw for Australians looking to work in Canada. Together we’re friendly, open to adventure, value a laidback lifestyle, and have an appreciation for natural beauty. The …Continue Reading

How to Extend Your POE Letter – IEC Working Holiday Canada

How to Extend Your POE Letter – IEC Working Holiday Canada

Posted June 23, 2020 in News

UPDATED AS OF SEPTEMBER 3, 2020 Is your POE Letter for Canada about to expire? The current situation of COVID-19 is affecting all work permit applications and work experiences planned in Canada for 2020. International Experience Canada (IEC) is working to make sure you do not miss your IEC work opportunity in Canada. At the beginning of …Continue Reading

How to Find Jobs in Banff with Staff Accommodation

How to Find Jobs in Banff with Staff Accommodation

Posted May 19, 2020 in Working Holiday

The town of Banff is located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies just 90 minutes from the city of Calgary. It is one of the top destinations for working holidaymakers from more than 30 countries that can participate in International Experience Canada. If you are considering doing a working holiday in Canada, you may be looking …Continue Reading

Arrival in Canada: How to Activate your IEC Work Permit

Arrival in Canada: How to Activate your IEC Work Permit

Posted May 15, 2020 in How To Guide, Working Holiday

Congratulations on receiving your IEC Working Holiday approval! Now it’s time to start preparing for your arrival in Canada. In order to do so, there are a few documents you must get ready to ensure your entry through Immigration Canada goes smoothly. Important note: Make sure you refer to the Government of Canada’s website for the most …Continue Reading

How to Find a Job in Whistler with Staff Accommodation

How to Find a Job in Whistler with Staff Accommodation

Posted May 7, 2020 in How To Guide, Working Holiday

Whistler is one of the most famous resort destinations in Canada. Every year, thousands of working holiday participants travel to Whistler for the ultimate working holiday experience on the west coast of Canada. As one of the most popular working holiday destinations, there is more competition for jobs in Whistler with staff accommodation. Are you wondering if …Continue Reading

FAQ’s About Working Holiday Jobs in Canada at Summer or Ski Resorts

FAQ’s About Working Holiday Jobs in Canada at Summer or Ski Resorts

Posted April 29, 2020 in Working Holiday

Are you planning a Working Holiday in Canada? After some research, you may be thinking about working at a ski resort or hotel. If that’s the case, you’ve found the right place. Every year we place working holiday travelers from around the world in summer and ski resort jobs in Canada. These travelers come from any one …Continue Reading

Hiring Seasons for a Ski & Summer Working Holiday in Canada

Hiring Seasons for a Ski & Summer Working Holiday in Canada

Posted April 22, 2020 in How To Guide, Working Holiday

Are you planning a gap year or working holiday in Canada? Canada is the perfect year-round destination if you wish to experience a ski season then spend the summer exploring national parks. It’s a great place to enjoy the endless outdoor adventure activities, improve your English skills, and meet people from all over the world! Whether you …Continue Reading