Board of Directors

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Author pmnationtalk
Date February 8, 2017
Type Full Time
Company Niagara Aboriginal Area Management Board
Location Ohsweken, ON
Category Business / Management
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Accepting Applications

The Niagara Aboriginal Area Management Board (NPAAMB) is accepting applications for community representatives of the Board for the following areas; Brantford (1), Hamilton (1), Kitchener/Waterloo (1) and St Catharines (1). Applicants must reside in one of the urban catchment areas. NPAAMB is looking at increasing the representation of community organizations by accepting applications by representatives of a community organization in one of the above urban catchment areas.

NPAAMB is seeking applications from urban Aboriginal persons with a demonstrated and meaningful interest in Aboriginal youth employment and training issues. The Board is seeking members who may have particular skills and experiences that can complement those of current board members, specifically in the fields of legal, social justice, financial and/or media/public relations. We do however also invite applications from individuals with skills sets in the areas of program development, contracts, partnership development and corporate social responsibility and human resources.

Originally established in 1992, NPAAMB began to primarily serve the employment and training needs of urban Aboriginal youth (ages 15-30) in 1998 in southern Ontario catchment areas. NPAAMB, as a circle of Aboriginal people with a vision of self-determination, seeks to enhance the quality of life through employment and training initiatives, ultimately resulting in a skilled Aboriginal labour force.

Individuals skills training and supports, industry specific participant based training (i.e. welding, pre-apprenticeship, construction, security, media); employment counselling; job start and retention supports; stay in school programs and events; work experience placements form the core service model of the organization.

Those who are interested in applying for a position as a Director of the Board with this dynamic and progressive Aboriginal organization, please contact Brandee Sandy, Office Manager for an application package.

Brandee Sandy

Office Manager, NPAAMB 1-519-751-8333 ext 227

All application packages must be received via email only in confidence by 12:00pm Friday February 24th, 2017. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

All board meetings are typically held at our head office on Six Nations on the third Monday evening of every month.

Nya:weh, thank you for your interest. All application packages will be kept on file in anticipation of future vacancies.

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