Shooniyaa Wa Biitong

Site: Ozhibii'igewigamig Employment and Training Centre

Service: Employment Agency

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides culturally appropriate services in partnership with NeChee Friendship Centre for individuals to meet their employment goals 
  • Works with employers to assist in securing suitable employees for their vacant positions 
  • Provides a comprehensive resource centre with computers, job boards, labour market information and education/training resources
 
Offers the following services for job seekers: 
  • Career exploration 
  • Employment counselling 
  • Job search support 
  • Online training certification 
  • Resume and cover letter writing guidance 
  • Self-marketing tips 
  • Training action plan development
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District ; Thunder Bay District
Boundaries Includes all First Nation individuals living in the Kenora District Treaty #3 territory
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) - 65 year(s) 
 
  • Must be a member of a Treaty #3 First Nation 
  • Contact local or head office to determine financial assistance eligibility
 
NOTE: Can assist non Treaty #3 members to access funding from other First Nations or service providers
Application
  • Intake assessment and completed application required 
  • Application available at office or on website  
  • Open to referrals from any source
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-467-3090
Fax 807-467-2345
E-Mail exedirector@shooniyaa.org
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Primary Contact Stefanie Bryant, Youth Coordinator; Email: youth@shooniyaa.org
Primary Executive Marie Seymour, Executive Director; Phone: 807-468-2030; Fax: 807-468-1813; Email: exedirector@shoniyaa.org
Located In Community Kenora
Address 308 Second St S, Unit 14
Kenora, ON P9N 1G4
 
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Intersection Second St S and Matheson St S
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established Oct 2014
Funding Provincial ; Federal