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Ngindaasmin Academic Upgrading Program

September 10th, 2014 Comments off

If you need tutorial assistance for the course work, tutors are available every day

from 1:00p.m. – 3:00p.m.

at 167 Gerrard Street East, Main Floor

To register, contact:  Carol White @ 416-591-2310, ext. 2257 or carol.white@miziwebiik.com

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Miziwe Biik Aboriginal & Training is excited to announce the…

September 8th, 2014 Comments off

YOUTH EMPLOYMENT FUND

This newly introduced Employment Ontario program is intended to help our youth find the jobs they long for; the jobs that will give them independence and the means to pursue their career goals.

As of September 2013, Miziwe Biik Aboriginal Employment and Training will be enhancing the services we offer Aboriginal youth, ages 15 to 29.

Services under the Youth Employment Fund include:

• Assistance with employment and training expenses, such as books, work clothing, registration costs and materials

• Paid Job Trials and Placements up to 6 months

• Job matching and job search assistance

• Computer lab with full access to the Internet, tutorials, Microsoft Office, fax, phones, printers and photocopier

• Opportunities to attend onsite Job Fairs

• Resources and information on topics important to job searching, such as youth and community programs, job search methods, interviewing skills, networking and more

• Job counseling and mentoring to help explore options and interests

• Assistance writing cover letters and résumés

• Helpful employment and training workshops

Eligible participants are young men and women who are:

• Residents of Ontario

• between 15-29 years old

• unemployed

• not participating in full-time training or education

 For More Information Contact our Job Developer: Gavin Lawrence, 416-591-2310 Ext.2246 or gavin@miziwebik.com

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Standard First Aid/CPR Two Day Workshop: October & November

August 18th, 2014 Comments off

* Tuesday, November 4th and Wednesday, November 5th

* Wednesday, October 29th and Thursday, Octorber 30th

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

(Lunch and Tokens will be provided)

(You must be at least 16 years of age to participate)

(Must be Aboriginal, Metis, Inuit)

 To register please call Racine at

416-591-2310  Ext. 2259 or email  racine@miziwebiik.com

Space is Limited, so Register Today!

 (In order to be awarded a certificate, you must be present both days.)

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WHMIS WORKSHOP: October

July 16th, 2014 Comments off

*  Wednesday, October 15th

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

 (Tokens will be provided)

(You must be at least 16 years of age to participate)

(Must be First Nation, Metis, Inuit)

To register please call Racine at

416-591-2310 Ext. 2259 or email racine@miziwebiik.com

Space is Limited, so Register Today!

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Food Handler Training Workshops

July 8th, 2014 Comments off

* Thursday, October 16th, 2014

* Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

* Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

 

Time:  10:00 am -3:00 pm

To register please call Racine at 416-591-2310 ext. 2259 or racine@miziwebiik.com

Space is limited, so register today!

Clients must be First Nation, Metis or Inuit and over the age of 16

Lunch and bus tokens will be provided

 

 

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Smart Serve Certification Workshop

June 18th, 2014 Comments off

Smart Serve Ontario Certificate training program is designed to educate servers, bartenders, managers and other staff members as to what their responsibilities and obligations are under the law, as well as recognize the signs of intoxication and implement intervention strategies for aggressive customers.

Date: Thursday, October 2, 2014

Time: 9 am – 3 pm

To register contact Gavin Lawrence 416-591-2310 ext: 2246 or email gavin@miziwebiik.com

Space is limited, so register today.

(Client must be Aboriginal, Metis, or Inuit)

Tokens will be provided.   No Lunch Provided

 

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Presenting Miziwe Biik’s 2nd Quarterly Newsletter (Under “About Miziwe Biik” Tab)

June 2nd, 2014 Comments off

Miziwe Biik is proud to present the second issue of our quarterly newsletter for 2014.

In this issue and in future ones, we will be providing information regarding our programs and services, client success stories and provide answers to frequently asked questions.

Miziwe Biik has been serving the community since 1991 and we welcome your feedback. All feedback can be directed through our Facebook page via the following link;

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Miziwe-Biik-Aboriginal-Employment-and-Training

Additional feedback can also be directed to Denise Davad at   denise@miziwebiik.com

 

 

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Request For Proposals 2014 – 2015

January 9th, 2014 Comments off

Miziwe Biik Aboriginal Employment and Training is accepting applications  from individuals and organizations for Employment and Training funding  for the 2014-2015 fiscal year.

 We are seeking applications for the following priorities:

1. Demand Driven Skilled Trades and Construction

 2. Community Service and Private Sector Organizations

 3. Youth Employment and Leadership

 4. Community Capacity Building – Management Training

 5. Economic Development – Self Employment

6. Literacy, Numeracy and Basic Skills

  Applications for the First round of proposals must be  received on or before: January 9, 2014 at 12:00p.m.

 All applications after this date will be considered on a first come,  first serve basis.

 For further information please contact:  Angela Boyer (416) 591-2471 or Brad Ritchie- (416) 591-2310 Ext.2259

The Miziwe Biik 2013-2014 Grant Application Form can be found HERE

   “Subject to Government Funding”

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Are you Working or In School?

November 13th, 2012 Comments off

Employment Counselling is now available

Evenings, Weekends and Holidays

By Pre-Arranged Appointment Only

Please call 416-591-2310

To schedule an appointment with the after-hour counsellor.

Welcome to a NEW kind of Employment Services Centre.

Careers.    Coaching.    Connections.

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Homeownership Program for Aboriginal People in the GTA

September 24th, 2012 Comments off

• Downpayment loans of up to $30,000 are available to Aboriginal people who wish to purchase a home in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA)

• Loan is interest free, with no payment schedule and may be forgiven*

• Must be Aboriginal Canadian, including First Nations (Status or non-status), Metis or Inuit

• Must be currently renting or living with family/friends

• Must intend to purchase a home within the GTA Boundaries

• Must attend a Homebuyers Seminar, please see our website for dates

FOR COMPLETE PROGRAM DETAILS VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT

 www.mbdc.ca

  GTA ABORIGINAL HOUSING PROGRAM

Miziwe Biik Development Corporation

 Ph: 416.640.4684

*conditions apply

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