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Batchewana First Nation

Employment and Training


Description
Provides employment related support and training initiatives for community members

Offers the following services:
  • Assessments of skills and experience
  • Information about a variety of careers and occupations
  • Local labour market, employment and training opportunities
  • Information and referrals to other community support and services
  • Assistance in developing effective job search strategies and resume preparation
  • Advice for preparing for interviews and employment
Assists in accessing the following programs:
  • Alter-Abled
  • Direct Course Purchase
  • Employment Assistance Support Measures
  • Job Creation Partnership
  • Local Labour Market Partnerships
  • Mobility Assistance
  • Self-Employment Assistance
  • Summer Career Placement
  • Targeted Wages Subsidy Program
  • Youth Work Experience
Provides free access to:
  • Computers and Internet
  • Fax, photocopier, and telephone
  • Job board
  • Resource material
Eligibility
Members of Batchewana First Nation who:
  • Are unemployed or underemployed
  • Are on an active Employment Insurance (EI) claim, have been on an EI claim within the last 3 years or have been on an EI Maternity or Parental claim within the last 5 years or
  • Are on Social Assistance or
  • Have no income
Application Process
Call or drop-in for information about application procedures for each program
Toll Free
1-877-236-2632
Office
705-759-0914 - Band Office
Fax
705-759-9171
Web Site
https://www.batchewana.ca
Mailing Address
Administration Office
236 Frontenac St
Batchewana First Nation, ON, P6A 6Z1
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Sharon Boissoneau, Administrative Assistant
Phone: 705-759-0914 Ext 257
Employment and Training Manager
Stephanie Carrier
Email: stephanie.carrier@batchewana.ca
Phone: 705-759-0914 Ext 227
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed applications required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
November 10, 2022
Address
Administration Office, 236 Frontenac St
Batchewana First Nation, ON, P6A 6Z1
  • Administration/Band Office is located at Frontenac St in Batchewana First Nation
  • Closest intersection is at Frontenac St and Batchewana St
  • Situated near Rankin Arena and across the road from KIA dealership
  • Administrative Office is located on Rankin Reserve which is bordered on 3 sides by the city of Sault Ste Marie
  • Reserve is along Hwy 17 adjacent to and along E boundary of Sault Ste Marie
  • Consists of 4 settlements: Goulais Bay Reserve 15A, Obadjiwan Reserve 15E, Whitefish Island Reserve and the main settlement of Rankin Reserve 15D

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 to 1630
Tue
0830 to 1630
Wed
0830 to 1630
Thu
0830 to 1630
Fri
0830 to 1630

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
Batchewana First Nation