NEws & program updates
Winnipeg Adult Education GED/Gr.12 Programs - Members (over the age 19) can apply for support, but please be aware that there is a 3-month probation period; Where you will be required to prove 100% attendance & participation for three months at an Winnipeg Adult Education Center before any living allowance support can begin. Bus passes will be provided upon approval.
(Note: Too many people in the past has abused this system, therefore approval is only given to serious applicants only.)
Employment & Training (PATHWAYS) Program
Berens River First Nation Employment & Training operates through funds provided under the Aboriginal Skills and Employment Strategy (ASETS) agreement. It was designed to provide funding for Skills & Training as identified by needs of the Community.
Priorities of ASETS Agreement are:
- Demand-Driven Skills Development
- Partnership Development
- Minimal Level of Service
Berens River First Nation Employment & Training provides a wide range of Services to clients seeking employment & training. Services such as: Job Search Assistance (Resume & Cover Letter Writing), career planning, job search techniques, posting of positions on job boards & social media, information on upcoming training opportunities and referral letters for potential employers. We also provide computers with internet access and word processing software, fax machine, and a public photocopier for job seekers.
Please note that we require a SIN and Treaty Status number, and ask that you complete our application for Employment & Training Application Form (Download your copy). If you need assistance or have any questions, do not hesitate to ask. All applications will be reviewed by Chief & Council of Berens River First Nation for approvals.