Youth Work Experience Program 2018-2019

This program is intended to help build on employment skills such as communication, problem solving and working with others.

Funding:
Lac La Ronge Indian Band Education (Post-Secondary) Department receives annual funding from INAC to Employ LLRIB members under the age of 30 for definite term contracts

Eligibility Criteria for youth to work under this program:

  • Under the age of 30
  • LLRIB Member
  • Currently unemployed
  • Highly motivated to work but limited experience or skills.

YWEP Workers:
A program designed for youth under the age of 30, to gain experience from working professionals.

YWEP 2018-2019 Communities:

  • La Ronge
  • Hall Lake (Sikachu)
  • Sucker River
  • Grandfather’s Bay

YWEP 2018-2019 Employers (LLRIB Departments)

  • Education
  • Support Services
  • Health Services
  • Keethanow Group of Bussinesses
  • Public Works & Housing
  • Recreation
  • Administration
  • Lands & Resources
  • Sucker River Admin
  • Hall Lake Admin
  • Grandmother’s Bay Admin

Program Goals:

  • To help youth develop essential skills & experience
  • Get youth employed after contract expires
  • Get youth back into Education Programs (ie, Gr 12 or Post – Secondary)

Training Workshops:
Monthly training and workshops are put on for all YWEP workers.

  • Drivers Education
  • Safe Food Handling
  • Services Best
  • SCOT
  • Career Expo
  • University Tours

For more info, contact:

LLRIB Post – Secondary
Box 399 Air Ronge, SK S0J-3G0
(306) 425 – 4938