Wabun Tribal Council

Site: Timmins Office

Service: Education

Description & Services
Public Comments Representation for Wabun First Nation communities at a regional level
Description (Service) Assists member First Nations with programs and services in the education system of their community
 
  • Aims to prepare youth for full and meaningful participation in society by providing the best possible educational opportunities 
  • Posts available teaching and education related jobs within member communities online
 
Provides following services: 
  • Planning of programs and curriculum including special needs  
  • Planning of new schools and changes to existing schools  
  • Providing administration and teacher evaluations  
  • Ensuring First Nations content and perspectives in programs and curriculum  
  • Updating policies for boards and schools
 
Post Secondary Program 
  • Collaborates with band administration to determine successful candidates for available post secondary funding 
  • Provides applications for financial assistance through Band Office or on community websites 
  • Maintains a monitoring system to enable student, post secondary counsellors and community to work together to assist student in achieving graduation 
  • Awards annual scholarships for post secondary students
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Beaverhouse First Nation ; Brunswick House First Nation ; Chapleau Ojibway First Nation ; Flying Post First Nation ; Matachewan First Nation ; Mattagami First Nation
Eligibility Must belong to one of the member First Nations
 
Post Secondary Program 
  • Must be continuing education at a post-secondary institution
Application Most services are accessed on a local level at Band Office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-268-9066
Fax 705-268-8554
E-Mail reception@wabun.on.ca
Website www.wabun.on.ca
Primary Executive Jason Batise, Education Coordinator
Alternate Executive Shawn Batise, Executive Director; Email: sbatise@wabun.on.ca
Located In Community Timmins
Address 313 Railway St
Timmins, ON P4N 2P4
 
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Intersection Railway St and Tisdale Ave
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (21) Other Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)