Responsibilities: Reporting to the Program Coordinator, the Employment Counselor will be responsible for providing career and employment-related guidance, career development assistance and labour market information and assistance to Metis individuals; providing follow-up assistance to individuals; maintaining database information and initiating follow-up reports; liaising with business and industry; partnership development; efficient and effective application of GDI T&E programs and services; participating in regional needs assessment processes and other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have a relevant Bachelor?s Degree combined with related work experience or equivalent educational qualifications and work experience; a minimum of two years experience in the delivery of services in training and/or employment; a demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with staff and other agencies; extensive understanding of the Metis culture and employment and training needs of the Metis and an excellent understanding of labour market issues and trends within Saskatchewan.
Remuneration: A Competitive Salary and Benefits Package Location: La Ronge Saskatchewan Term: August 2013 - August 2014 (possibility of flexible schedule) Deadline for applications: July 12, 2013
Please refer to the comp code when submitting resume and cover letter to: Jim Edmondson Director of Human Resources 917 22nd Street West Saskatoon, SK S7M 0R9 Telephone (306) 657-2272 Fax (306) 975-0903 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Gabriel Dumont Institute has permission from the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission to hire affirmatively (EX93-15) Please indicate in your cover letter if you are of Metis ancestry