This program is developed to help NB employers recruit foreign skilled workers and recent international graduates who want to work and live in NB permanently. This program is employer-driven, so most of the work is completed/facilitated by the employer, and then the recruit is instructed to perform certain steps of the application. This pilot has three programs: 1) Atlantic International Graduate Program, 2) Atlantic High-skilled Program, 3) Atlantic Intermediate-skilled Program.
How to apply?
It is an eight-step process for the employer; 1) Give offer of employment (job offer) to the employee, which they must accept before proceeding, 2) make sure your employee meets all program requirements (PR Readiness), 3) instruct the employee to register online in INB portal and provide them with the required documents 4) Employee will receive an invitation to apply (ITA) and submit a complete application to PETL via the INB portal, 5) Forms and Documents review, interviews and other assessments by PETL, 6) Employer and employee will receive a nomination decision from PETL, 7) Employee should submit a complete application for a PR visa to IRCC, 8) IRCC will issue the employee a PR visa if the application was approved.
This pilot has three programs; 1) Atlantic International Graduate Program, 2) Atlantic High-skilled Program, 3) Atlantic Intermediate-skilled Program, which is explained under the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program (AIPP) heading.
LINKS AND RESOURCES:
https://www.welcomenb.ca/content/dam/wel-bien/pdf/general_AIPP_guide-e.pdf (Accessed in Sep 2021).