Labour Force Development Advisor

Saskatoon - Saskatchewan (SK),


Job Description:

Established in 1976 the Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies (SIIT) is a First Nation governed post-secondary institution. Recognized under provincial legislation, the Institute has been conferred authority to grant certificates and diplomas. SIIT welcomes over 2400 students into our urban and community programs annually as well as serving over 6000 clients through our eight Career Centres across the province. The Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies is playing a significant role in Saskatchewan's economic future. You can contribute to that success while building your career.

The Labour Force Development Advisor is under the Indigenous Skills Employment and Training (ISET) Program Operations unit within the Employment Development and Career Services Department. The ISET Program Operations unit is dedicated to supporting SITAG business. This position provides direct Labour Force Development services to employment agencies within Independent First Nations and Tribal Councils so they may successfully deliver the local ISET Program. All Saskatchewan Independent First Nations and Tribal Councils are inclusive of the Saskatchewan Indian Training Assessment Group (SITAG) Network. As an employee of SIIT, you will also positively promote and create an environment that demonstrates SIIT's vision, mission and mandate.

The Labour Force Development Advisor is accountable to provide client and ISET Program support according to the Independent First Nation/Tribal Councils' capacity needs. The position works directly with clients to facilitate the SITAG case management process, fills service gaps, and trains in the components necessary to ISET Program delivery.

Using a coordinated community-based delivery model, the LFD Advisor provides enhanced layers of support in client case management, program planning, data, administrative and planning support to Independent First Nations/Tribal Councils. This position provides client services, on an outreach basis to residents in a specific geographical area using a local service delivery framework and case management process. The LFD Advisor position is accountable for supporting the financial reporting process, training the community-based workforce for ISETS-related delivery and participate in a joint-planning process with communities to determine local priorities, opportunities and strategies.

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