Objective: To provide career related on the job training/work experience to Youth who have recently graduated and have been out of school for at least one year. Priority will be given to graduates and those leading to apprentices.

Eligible Participants:

  • Primarily aimed at 17 to 24 years of age, older Youth may be considered in other programs available through Shooniyaa Wa-Biitong.

Application Guidelines:

  • Application process entails a needs assessment consisting of a combination of the Youth participant and employer’s needs.
  • Up to 22 weeks on the job training/work experience. Maximum of 40 hours per week.
  • Apprenticeship wage subsidies and criteria are considered on a case by case basis.
  • Maximum hourly rate is based on minimum provincial wage per hour and mandatory Employment Related Costs if employer is non-profit.
  • Apprenticeship wage subsidies and criteria are considered on a case by case basis.

Deadline: More Information to follow

Contact the Program Officer in your area for an application or for further details about the program.

 



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