Pre-Employment Supports Program    

 

The Pre-employment Program (PESP) is an income assistance initiative for individuals that are 19-64 years of age receiving on-reserve Income Assistance.  PESP utilizes a proactive approach that focuses on identifying individual employment readiness, including the work and life skills training they require to find and maintain a job.

 

Employment & Training opportunities are made available throughout the year to address those unemployed or undertrained who are recipients of Income Assistance.  Services delivered include…

  • Employment Counseling

  • Training

  • Education Opportunities

  • Life Skills

  • Advocacy

  • Career Exploration

  • Resume/Cover Letter Writing,

  • Support Groups, Coaching, Mentoring

  • Community Referrals

  • Mobile Job Fairs ​

 

Make an Appointment 

LINKS

Employment 

  Yale First Nation Employment Postings 

   Employment Bulletin Board located outside YFN Band Office

 

 

Education and Training 

Yale First Nation Educational/Training Opportunities 

Educational/Training opportunities Bulletin Board located at YFN Band Office

 

 

BC Apprenticeship / Trades 

https://www.workbc.ca/Training-Education/Trades-Training/About-Apprenticeship.aspx

 

Education Centres 

Seabird College

Agassiz, BC

https://www.seabirdcollege.ca/

 

Native Education College

Vancouver, BC

http://www.necvancouver.org/home

 

Indigenous Adult & Higher Learning Association (IAHLA)

West Vancouver, BC

http://iahla.ca/

 

University of the Fraser Valley

Abbotsford & Chilliwack, BC                       

https://www.ufv.ca/

 

Emily Carr University of Fine Art and Design

Vancouver

https://www.ecuad.ca/

 

Nicola Valley Institute of Technology

Vancouver & Merritt, BC

https://www.nvit.ca/

 

Justice Institute of BC

New Westminster, BC

https://www.jibc.ca/

 

British Columbia Institute of Technology

Burnaby, BC

https://www.bcit.ca/

 

Douglas College

New Westminster, BC

https://www.douglascollege.ca/