North Superior Workforce Planning Board

Site: Thunder Bay

Service: Local Employment Planning Council

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Independent regional advisory body led by local business and labour sectors and including representation from other stakeholders
Description (Service) Independent regional advisory body led by local business and labour sectors and including representation from other stakeholders 
  • Engages communities in a locally-driven process to identify and respond to key employment and training trends, opportunities and priorities to help improve conditions of the local labour market 
  • Facilitates a local planning process and opportunities where community organizations and institutions agree to initiate and/or implement joint actions, activities and projects 
  • Organizes events and activities that promote the importance of education, training and skills upgrading
 
Local Employment Planning Council pilot site 
  • Promotes a local approach to the planning and delivery of employment and training services by connecting employers, different levels of government, service providers and trainers  
  • Assists in the improvement of labour market conditions through the collection and distribution of local labour market information
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Community agencies and other labour market partners
Application No application process
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-346-2940
Toll Free Phone 1-888-800-8893
Fax 807-344-5464
E-Mail admin@nswpb.ca
Website www.nswpb.ca
Primary Executive Madge Richardson, Executive Director; Email: mrichardson@nswpb.ca
Alternate Executive Tracy Roblin, Project Coordinator; Email: projects@nswpb.ca
Site Location North Ward
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 107 B Johnson Ave
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 2V9
 
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Intersection Johnson Ave and Bay St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking -- Accessible with a designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- Accessible with side ramp and automatic push button
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development