What is HireUp?
HireUp is an online platform that connects job seekers who face barriers in finding employment, apply to jobs with employers who practice impact hiring. We enable companies to achieve the benefits of building a strong, diverse and inclusive workforce by connecting them to underrepresented talent pools who come with wrap-around supports. Thus, creating a mutually beneficial platform for job seekers, large corporations and community agencies.
Benefits to Social Service Agencies
- Getting their clients employed
- Access to national employers
- Additional resource for job developers
Benefits to Companies
- Social impact hiring
- Sourcing talents from underrepresented population
- Better CSR practice – give back to the community in a meaningful way
Benefits to Candidate
- Foot-in-the-door to some of Canada’s largest employers
- Meaningful employment
- Continued support from community partners+