Resources for Recruiting from Diverse Labour Pools

Are you having a challenging time finding reliable and dedicated employees? Think outside the box by hiring from diverse labour pools. Diverse labour pools provide you access to a wealth of skilled and talented people: The immigrant workforce; Canadian-born visible minorities; persons with disabilities; and Indigenous Peoples.

For more information and resources, visit the following websites:

Neil Squire Society – The only national not-for-profit organization in Canada that has for over thirty years empowered Canadians with disabilities through the use of computer-based assistive technologies, research and development, and various employment programs.

Working Together Program

WorkBC Assistive Technology Services

Accessibility Employment BC – Accessible Employment BC is a free job listing site for people with disabilities who are looking for work opportunities and for employers who wish to diversify their workforce

Spinal Cord Injury BC – Information database of resources for employers

Immigrant Employment Council of BC – Develops tools, resources and information to assist employers to attract, hire and retain immigrants

SUCCESS – A non-profit charity offering range of services including job ready candidates, a free job board, employment matching, mentorship, job fairs and training

Immigrant Services Society – Provides a range of services including job ready candidates, a free job board, employment matching, mentorship, job fairs and training

Get in the Know – Created by DiverseCity, both employers and potential employees can access the latest tips, strategies and research

WorkBC – Support job seekers in finding career opportunities as well as help employers fill jobs, find the right talent and grow their businesses