Items tagged : study and work

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 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

Biometrics for Canada IEC Visa Applications – Your Top FAQ’s

Biometrics for Canada IEC Visa Applications – Your Top FAQ’s

Posted March 20, 2020 in Hospitality Internship, Student Internship, Study & Work, Working Holiday

August 22, 2020 UPDATE – Due to COVID-19, the Government of Canada has announced that extensions are available for biometrics required for IEC applications. See the full details here. Are you looking to come to Canada under International Experience Canada (IEC) with a Working Holiday, International Co-op or Young Professional work permit? Biometrics is a required part of the process …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories: Christiane from Germany & her Engineering Internship in Vancouver!

Stepwest Stories: Christiane from Germany & her Engineering Internship in Vancouver!

Posted December 28, 2018 in Stepwest Stories, Student Internship

Today’s Stepwest Stories is about the engineering internship of one of our incredible participants. Introducing Christiane, our participant from Germany who is completing an internship in Canada through our Student Internship Program in Vancouver! Inspired by the quote “Living in the moment could be the meaning of life”, Christiane decided to move her life to Canada for …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Liliana from Mexico and her Study & Work in Canada

Stepwest Stories – Liliana from Mexico and her Study & Work in Canada

Posted October 17, 2018 in Stepwest Stories, Study & Work

Wanting a break from your career path? Studying and working abroad gives you the opportunity to leave your routine back home and do something exciting and rewarding, both personally and professionally! This is exactly the journey our next Stepwest Stories star is on. Meet Liliana, a 27-year-old from Mexico who landed in Vancouver last August 2018. She …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Luisa from Colombia & her working experience in Canada

Stepwest Stories – Luisa from Colombia & her working experience in Canada

Posted August 2, 2018 in Stepwest Stories, Working Holiday

*Update! We recently caught up with Luisa who has been in Canada for over a year now. To hear an update on her time in Canada, read till the very end!* We are bringing back Stepwest Stories for you to be inspired and motivated from our very own. This time, the participants themselves will be telling their Stepwest …Continue Reading

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

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

Posted July 31, 2018 in News

StudyTravel Magazine has announced the nominees for the 13th annual StudyTravel Star Awards 2018 in the August issue of their magazine. Stepwest is pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted for a StudyTravel Star Award for the fifth year in a row as a Top 5 ST Star Work Experience Provider! This is an exciting accomplishment for …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Andrea from Mexico and her Study & Work in Vancouver

Stepwest Stories – Andrea from Mexico and her Study & Work in Vancouver

Posted July 4, 2018 in Stepwest Stories, Study & Work

Have you ever thought about living and working in Canada? By participating in our Business Essentials or College & Internship programs you can do just that! Immerse yourself in a College program that will allow you to work and travel while gaining work experience abroad and improving English skills—getting the ultimate Canadian experience! Study and work in Canada is …Continue Reading

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 begin your Working Holiday adventure! However, you’ll eventually realize something important amongst the excitement – you need a place to live! Although our Working Holiday programs have add-on options for homestay accommodation, some of our participants prefer to find their own place. We can understand and …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Irene from Barcelona & Work Adventure in Canada

Stepwest Stories – Irene from Barcelona & Work Adventure in Canada

Posted December 14, 2017 in Stepwest Stories, Working Holiday

Are you ready to live abroad? To gain international work experience? There are probably a million unanswered questions that might be crossing your mind about living abroad, but the only way to know is to get started! Once you have stepped off that first flight to that new country, then all your questions will be answered. StepWest …Continue Reading