Nova Scotia's 6th draw for Express Entry Candidates with specific work Experience in 2019
Immigration Aspirants will be delighted to hear that Nova Scotia has now used it’s Labour Market Priorities Stream six times in 2019 and their targets are Express Entry candidates with specific work experience
This time their new draw through Nova Scotia’s Labour Market Priorities Stream has issued some new invitations for Express Entry candidates with work experience specified as social and community service workers which is a piece of amazing news as usually, we don’t see such specific category more often.
The Labour Market Priorities Stream allow you for the Nova Scotia’s immigrant nominee program, the NSNP, to search the federal Express Entry pool for candidates with specific work experience and invite them to apply for a provincial nomination for Canadian permanent residence(PR).
This December 5 draw was the NSNP’s sixth through the Labour Market Priorities Stream in 2019 as we have already discussed these numbers we want to put some light on how it can increase your chances for a Canadian PR and Previous draws this year have targeted Express Entry candidates with eligible work experience as nurses, carpenters, financial auditors, and accountants, among others.
The Express Entry system manages the pool of candidates for the
->Federal Skilled Worker Class,
-> Federal Skilled Trades Class
->and the Canadian Experience Class
which are three of Canada’s main Economic Class immigration programs so if not for this draw you may be eligible for upcoming draws and that will surely increase your chances for Canada PR.
Many of you are already aware that Express Entry candidates who receive a provincial nomination are awarded an additional 600 points toward their ranking score and as we have already mentioned these points in our earlier blogs and that they effectively guaranteed an invitation to apply for Canadian permanent residence in a subsequent draw from the Express Entry pool.
We want to Clear that December 5 draw targeted Express Entry candidates with work experience in National Occupational Classification (NOC) 4212 — Social and Community Service Workers.
The Candidates that were selected through the Labour Market Priorities Stream will not require a job offer in the province in order to be considered. This needs to note as many candidates want to settle down first and then look for a job.
Candidates selected by NSNP receive a Letter of Interest through the Express Entry system and have 30 calendar days from the date the letter was issued to submit their application.
Among other criteria, applicants have to meet the following requirements in order to be eligible:
->have a primary occupation of social worker or community service worker (NOC 4212);
->provide letters of reference from employers that demonstrate they have two or more years of full-time or equivalent part-time –
->experience as a social worker or community service worker within the five years preceding the application;
->have language test results demonstrating a Canadian Language Benchmark score of 7 or higher in English or French in all four ->language abilities (reading, writing, speaking and listening);
->hold a bachelor’s degree or have completed a program of three or more years at a university, college, trade or technical school, or other eligible institute.
->have a valid Express Entry profile that was submitted on or after December 6, 2018.