May 3, 2017
Posted in: Community Support
The Gabriel Dumont Institute (GDI) invites applications from the Métis community for the following volunteer role:
Central Selection Committee Member (vacancy)
Gabriel Dumont Institute Training & Employment Inc (GDIT&E) was established in 2006 to serve the Métis training and employment needs in Saskatchewan. GDIT&E falls under the parent umbrella organization, the Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies and Applied Research.
GDI Training & Employment established three (3) Selection Committees to target training resources for eligible students and labour market priorities. The three selection committees are: Northern, Central, and Southern. The Central Selection Committee currently has a vacancy. The committee serves the central GDIT&E delivery offices (North Battleford, Prince Albert, Nipawin, Saskatoon) and surrounding areas.
Selection Committee members should possess the following: Métis ancestry with solid awareness of Métis history and culture; knowledge, skills, and expertise in the area of training and employment; clear understanding of labour market demand and training trends within the impacted demographic area; and must be reputable with a solid history of community service.
Committee members are responsible for allocating training funds based on established eligibility criteria and local labour market information. Training will be provided to Selection Committee members and meetings will be approximately 6-8 times per year. Honorarium and travel expenses are provided as per GDI policies. The term for this position will be June 1, 2017 – March 31st, 2018.
Deadline for Receipt of Resumes: 12:00PM – Friday May 19, 2017
Inquiries and Resumes can be sent to:
Angie Yew, Administrative Coordinator
917-22nd Street West
Saskatoon, SK S7M 0R9
Toll free 1 – 877 – 488 – 6888
Phone 1 – (306) – 242 – 6070
Fax: (306) 683-3508