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Spousal Work Permit
If you are an international student studying full-time and have a valid study permit, your spouse or common-law partner can apply for an open work permit. Your spouse/partner will not require a job offer to apply, and his/her permit will be valid for the same period as your study permit.
An open work permit is a work permit that is not job-specific. It allows your spouse or common-law partner to accept any job with any employer. If your spouse or partner gets an open work permit, it is normally valid for the same period as your study permits.
Spouse or common-law partner’s work permit will be valid for the same period of time as your study permit.
Processing an open work permit usually takes several months. There are many factors that can affect the processing time