Items tagged : professional internship

How To Rent In Vancouver For Working Holidays

How To Rent In Vancouver For Working Holidays

Posted June 19, 2018 in How To Guide, Study & Work, Working Holiday

It can be super exciting when you finally land in Canada and get to start your Working Holiday adventure! However, you’ll eventually realize something important amongst the excitement – you need a place to stay! Although our Working Holiday programs have add-on options for homestay accommodation, some of our participants prefer to find their own place. We can …Continue Reading

Are you from Portugal? Portuguese Citizens can now do a Working Holiday in Canada!

Are you from Portugal? Portuguese Citizens can now do a Working Holiday in Canada!

Posted May 16, 2018 in Working Holiday

Hello guys! We wanted to share some exciting news about International Experience Canada and its new season coming up for 2019! Are you ready for the news? Portuguese can now get a Working Holiday for Canada! How great is that?  Portugal joins a list of 33 other partner countries that allow youth to travel and work in Canada …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Giorgia from Rome to study and work in Vancouver!

Stepwest Stories – Giorgia from Rome to study and work in Vancouver!

Posted November 24, 2016 in Stepwest Stories, Study & Work

This  month’s Stepwest Stories comes with an Italian accent guys 🇮🇹! We are happy to share the story of Giorgia- Italian girl from Rome who moved to Vancouver in September 2015 and spent six awesome months studying and working in Canada through our Business Essentials Program. Giorgia studied Marketing & Advertising at the Libera Maria SS. Assunta University in Rome and graduated …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Ivana from Montenegro and her Study & Work Experience in Vancouver

Stepwest Stories – Ivana from Montenegro and her Study & Work Experience in Vancouver

Posted September 11, 2016 in Stepwest Stories, Study & Work

We are really happy to present the story of Ivana from Montenegro, this month’s Stepwest Star, who is the perfect proof that even if you don’t belong to the ‘lucky’ 32 countries under the International Experience (IEC) Agreement with Canada that allow you to obtain a Working Holiday permit, you can still experience this amazing country. You can gain international work experience …Continue Reading

ST Star Awards – Stepwest Shortlisted Third Year in a row!

ST Star Awards – Stepwest Shortlisted Third Year in a row!

Posted August 18, 2016 in News

The 11th Study Travel Star Awards for International Education has announced the nominees in their August issue of the Study Travel Magazine, and at Stepwest we are pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted for THIRD YEAR IN A ROW as a top 5 ST Star Work Experience Provider!  Thanks to the support of our partners around the world and the …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Felicia from Moldova and her Study & Work experience in Vancouver!

Stepwest Stories – Felicia from Moldova and her Study & Work experience in Vancouver!

Posted August 17, 2016 in Stepwest Stories, Study & Work

We are really happy to introduce you to our Stepwest Star this month- Felicia, who comes from small country in southeast Europe called Moldova! Felicia is a Public Relations and Communications Graduate from University of Moldova, and Canada has always been number one on her list of countries she wanted to live in. Without a shadow of doubt, Felicia is our most determined participant who …Continue Reading

5 Tips For Writing A Canadian Internship Cover Letter

5 Tips For Writing A Canadian Internship Cover Letter

Posted April 5, 2016 in How To Guide, Study & Work

Internships, internships, internships. If anybody has noticed, that’s been a recurring theme for our articles lately – and for a good reason too! With the International Experience Canada (IEC) releasing a majority of their International Co-op Visas at this point (check out our IEC 2016 Masterlist here), we thought that it would be important to help lay down the …Continue Reading

7 Tips For Writing A Canadian Internship Resume

7 Tips For Writing A Canadian Internship Resume

Posted March 28, 2016 in How To Guide, Study & Work

You’ve probably already planned on completing an internship abroad sometime in the near future. Now, whether you need to complete an internship abroad because you need the credits for University in your home country OR you simply want to see the world while building your resume, you need apply to internships before you can secure anything! While participants in …Continue Reading

5 Benefits To Going For an Internship In Canada

5 Benefits To Going For an Internship In Canada

Posted March 28, 2016 in Study & Work

Why complete an internship in Canada? Why not just find something close to home where you’re familiar with the culture, the people, and the language? As a young person, it will be temping to stay within your comfort zone and instead pursue something that feels safe to you – such as an internship in your home country. …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Valeria from Costa Rica & her Working Holiday in Canada!

Stepwest Stories – Valeria from Costa Rica & her Working Holiday in Canada!

Posted March 3, 2016 in Stepwest Stories, Working Holiday

To start the month of March off this 2016 we wanted to bring back our Stepwest Stories. Due to the busy ending of 2015 when we focused on projects like getting our new Recognized Organization Status, moving to our new office, launching our new outbound department called Stepabroad, we couldn’t launch a new post about our Stepwest Stories until now! For …Continue Reading