Peguis Training & Employment

Mission

To promote increased career opportunities – both on and off reserve – for Peguis community members.

Program Objective

Our program objective is to provide resources that address labour market challenges and barriers.

This is accomplished through a range of partnerships with various government departments and the private sector.

Services & Resources

Job Board
Employment & Training Counselling
Referral to Training and /or Employment
Assistance with Employment Insurance (EI)

Resource Centre:

Internet access
Computer access for resume writing, preparing business plans, completing EI
Resource Material
Labour Market Information
Fax Machine Available

Employment & Training Programs

Direct Course Purchase (1 year or less)
Apprenticeship and Industry Training
Job Creation Partnerships
Targeted Wage Subsidy
Youth Work Experience
Summer Student Employment Program
Local Labour Market Partnerships
Employment Assistance Program

Employment & Training Eligibility Requirements

Peguis Band Members must be one of the following:

Unemployed
Underemployed (i.e. Part-time, Casual, Low Income or Job Threatened)
Meet the Employment Insurance Eligibility Requirements
Be on Social Assistance
Be Unemployed Youth between the ages of 15-30
Be a Person with a Disability

Should you have any questions regarding your EI status, please call (204) 645-3405.

Board Members

Debbie l. Burka
Patrick McKay
Roberta Flett
Irvin Wilson
Karen Wastasecoot

Staff

Main Office | Peguis:

Pam Favel | Program Manager
Alana Cochrane | Employment Insurance Liaison
Crystal Garson | Project Coordinator
Jamie Stevenson | Administrative Assistant

Peguis Sub-Office | Winnipeg:

Amanda Wilson | Urban Outreach Worker

Downloads

Download Application for Sponsorship

Download Employment Application

CONTACT

MAIN OFFICE:
P.O. Box 609
Peguis, Manitoba
R0C 3J0
Phone: (204) 645-3405
Toll Free: (866) 552-0166
Fax: (204) 645-2198

PEGUIS URBAN OFFICE:
1075 Portage Ave.
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3G 0S1
Phone: 204-784-5591
Fax: 204-784-5594