Job Details - Project Assistant - Cape Breton Local Immigration Partnership (CBLIP)

Project Assistant - Cape Breton Local Immigration Partnership (CBLIP)

Cape Breton Partnership


Position: CBLIP Project Assistant
Dates: July 5, 2021 – August 27, 2021
Location:  Inverness/Richmond/Port Hawkesbury

About the Organization

The Cape Breton Partnership brings together people, companies, and organizations to work at increasing economic opportunities across the island and to transform Cape Breton┬čUnama’ki into the most creative and prosperous place on earth.

The Partnership strives to accomplish this by PROMOTING Cape Breton┬čUnama’ki as a great place to live and invest; GROWING a culture that values and celebrates creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship; and CONNECTING entrepreneurs and companies to the resources they need to succeed.

The Cape Breton Local Immigration Partnership (CBLIP) is a collaborative, community initiative – administered by the Partnership – and designed to foster more welcoming and inclusive communities for newcomers to Cape Breton-Unama’ki.

The Cape Breton Partnership is recruiting a CBLIP Project Assistant for an 8-week summer placement.

Reporting to the CBLIP Program Manager, or designate, you will assist with the following duties:

  • Review and update the CBLIP Newcomer Service Map;
  • Gather and curate a resource library of resources related to newcomer settlement;
  • Provide administrative support for CBLIP Council, Immigrant Advisory Table and Working Group meetings;
  • Prepare tools and resources for Cape Breton Welcome Network volunteers;
  • Work with the CBLIP Program Manager to coordinate and promote CBLIP projects and initiatives; and
  • Assist with other Partnership initiatives as required.

Additional Opportunities:

  • Cape Breton-wide networking with a broad range of sectors, media relations, Investor relations, stakeholder management, strategic planning, as well as the promotion and marketing of the Cape Breton Partnership brand and other investor brands.

To apply: 

Send a cover letter and resume combined as one PDF to

Subject line should be:
CBLIP Project Assistant – Your First and Last Name.

Failure to follow these instructions may disqualify applicants.


Qualifications: Must be a youth between the ages of 15-30 to qualify for the federal funding.

Intended Job Posting Audience

This employment opportunity is open for: Canadian, Permanent Residents, and Temporary Residents who are able to work for any employer in Canada (Study Permit and Open work permit holders).

Only applicants who are authorized to work in Canada will be considered.

Location Information
Inverness/Richmond/Port Hawkesbury
Cape Breton Regional Municipality
Nova Scotia
Job Information
Cape Breton Partnership
NOC Code
Administrative assistants (1241)
Experience Required
Available Openings
Pay Type
To be Determined
Pay Rate
To be Determined
Estimated Weekly Hours
Start Date
July 5th 2021
End Date
Language Proficiency Level
Advanced (CLB 8-9)
Posted on
May 4th 2021
May 28th 2021