Employment & Training
The Department provides services that will increase the employability skills and reduce individual dependence on social programs.
The Native Employment & Training Officer is responsible for providing career and employment counselling to facilitate and promote employment opportunities for Paqtnkek clients. The department provides needs assessment and career counselling, along with identifying employment opportunities. The department also secures funding for employment activities and programs; thus ensuring compliance with employment programs of the Sub Agreement all native employment officers must adhere to.
Josephine Poulette Native Employment & Training Officer
Paqtnkek Band Office
7 Dillon Street
Afton Station, NS