Shooniyaa Wa Biitong

Site: Anokiiwin Job Connect

Service: Employment and Training Centre

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides employment and training services for job seekers and employers
 
Job seeker services include the following:  
  • Individual or group employment counselling  
  • Support, information and publications on career planning  
  • Workshops and online information for writing resumés, cover letters and interview skills 
  • Assistance with online job registration and posting documents for job advertisements 
  • Job alert notifications sent to job seekers email address 
  • Maintenance of updated list of employers and supplying individuals with all posting positions
 
Employer services include individualized employer support from job posting through to hiring of qualified employee(s) and consist of: 
  • Online job posting website 
  • Assistance with registering vacant job positions 
  • Cost efficient method of recruiting for job vacancies 
  • Storage of data in electronic files
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Anishinaabeg of Naongashing First Nation ; Couchiching First Nation ; Dalles First Nation ; Fort Frances ; Grassy Narrows First Nation ; Lac Des Mille Lacs First Nation ; Lac La Croix First Nation ; Lac Seul First Nation ; Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation - Eagle Lake ; Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation - Big Grassy River ; Naicatchewenin First Nation ; Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation ; Northwest Angle 33 First Nation ; Northwest Angle 37 First Nation ; Ojibway Nation of Saugeen First Nation ; Rainy River First Nation ; Sabaskong Bay First Nation - Onigaming ; Seine River First Nation ; Shoal Lake 39 First Nation ; Shoal Lake 40 First Nation ; Stanjikoming First Nation - Mitaanjigamiing ; Wabauskang First Nation ; Wabigoon Lake First Nation - Wabigoon Ojibway Nation ; Washagamis Bay First Nation ; Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation ; Whitedog First Nation - Wabaseemoong ; Whitefish Bay First Nation ; Also serves all Treaty #3 members living outside Treaty #3 territory in Canada
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 807-274-0090
Fax 807-274-8553
E-Mail exedirector@shooniyaa.org
Website www.shooniyaajobconnect.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Dana Bridgeman Cross, Anokiiwin Project Manager; Email: dcross@shooniyaa.org
Primary Executive Marie Seymour, Executive Director; Phone: 807-468-2030; Fax: 807-468-1813; Email: exedirector@shoniyaa.org
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 401 Mowat Ave
Fort Frances, ON P9A 1Y7
 
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Intersection Mowat Ave and Church St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1992
Funding Provincial ; Federal