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Category/StreamAligned with EE?Job Offer Required?Recent updateCurrent Status
International Skilled Worker (ISW): Express EntryYesNoJuly 21: 797 invitations issued (68+ points required, only certain occupations invited)Accepting expressions of interest & issuing invitations in periodic draws
ISW: Occupations In-DemandNoNoJuly 6: 195 invitations issued (69+ points required, only certain occupations invited)

In addition, 5 candidates were invited who are Ukrainian citizens
Accepting expressions of interest & issuing invitations in periodic draws
Tech Talent PathwayNoYesMar 7: New stream launchesOpen
ISW: Employment OfferNoYesHas remained open without significant updates for yearsOpen
Saskatchewan Experience: Existing work permits and Health Professionals NoYesHas remained open without significant updates for yearsOpen
Saskatchewan Experience: StudentsNoYesHas remained open without significant updates for yearsOpen
Saskatchewan Experience: Hospitality WorkersNoYesHas remained open without significant updates for yearsOpen
Saskatchewan Experience: Long Haul Truck DriversNoYesHas remained open without significant updates for yearsOpen
EntrepreneurNoNoJuly 7: 64 invited, scores ranged from 80 to 130

Draws scheduled for July 7, September 1, and November 3
Accepting expressions of interest
International Graduate EntrepreneurNoNoRemains openAccepting expressions of interest
Farm Owner and OperatorNoNoHas remained open without significant updates for yearsOpen
Hard-to-Fill Skills PilotNoYesNew stream announced November 25
(Details here)
The following occupations are eligible:
NOC 1521 – Shippers and receivers
1525 – Dispatchers
3413 – Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates
3414 – Other assisting occupations in support of health services
4412 – Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations
6513 – Food and beverage servers
6525 – Hotel front desk clerk
6731 – Light duty cleaners
6711 – Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations
6733 – Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents
7452 – Material handlers
7511 – Transport truck drivers
7521 – Heavy equipment operators (except crane)
7611 – Construction trades helpers and labourers
8431 – general farm workers
9416 – Metalworking and forging machine operators
9431 – Sawmill machine operators
9461 – Process control and machine operators, food and beverage processing
9526 – Mechanical assemblers and inspectors
9536 – Industrial painters, coaters and metal finishing process operators
9612 – Labourers in metal fabrication
9617 – Labourers in food and beverage processing
9619 – Other labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities
Awaiting details of how the new stream will operate
International Healthcare Worker EOI PoolUnknownYesDec 21, 2021 - new Pool for the following occupations:

1252: Health Information Management Practitioner
3012: Registered Nurse and Registered Psychiatric Nurse
3122: Chiropractors
3124: Nurse Practitioner
3131: Pharmacist
3141: Audiologist and Speech Language Pathologist
3142: Physical Therapist
3143: Occupational Therapist
3211: Combined Laboratory & X‐ray Technologist, Clinical Genetics Technologist, and Medical Laboratory Technologist
3212: Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists' assistants
3214: Respiratory Therapists, Cardiopulmonary Function Technologist, Perfusionist
3215: Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologist, Medical Radiation Technologist, Nuclear Medicine Technologist
3216: Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer, Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
3217: Cardiology Technologist and Cardiovascular Technologist, Electroneurophysiology Technologist
3219: Pharmacy Technician
3223: Dental technologists, technicians and laboratory assistants
3233: Licensed Practical Nurse
3234: Emergency Medical Technician
3237: Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment
3413: Continuing Care Assistant
4151: Psychologist (Masters and PhD)
Accepting expressions of interest

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