Client Services

Resource Centre

The AETS Resource Centre is available for the client's job search from Monday to Friday between 9:30 am and 4:30 pm.  Assistance to clients is available in the preparation of resumes, cover letters, employment applications and job searching.  The computers have internet access, for purposes of allowing the clients to search for online employment opportunities.

• Telephone use for Job Search

• Faxing, Copying, Printing for Job Search

Online Job Posting Board and an internal office Job Posting Bulletin Board

• Continuing Education (Ontario Secondary School Diploma Credits and/or High School Prior Learning Assessment & Recognition) Support:

 A Teacher is available and can be scheduled by speaking with the AETS Administrative Assistant at 807-346-0307 or via email at aets%23org|aets.

• Life Skills Support:

A Life Skills Officer is available and can be scheduled by speaking with the AETS Administrative Assistant at 807-346-0307 or via email at aets%23org|aets.

• Elder in Residence:

AETS is pleased to have an Elder in Residence in Thunder Bay, with a weekly rotation of Elders from each of the nine AETS First Nation communities.

The Elder in Residence offers support and guidance for clients continuing their education and training for careers, and is a resource for supporting client personal growth. The Elder role also includes offering teachings for clients, staff, and others that:

  • Enhance the Cultural Perspective
  • Build Relationships with both the Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Community
  • Promote Awareness of Culture and Traditions
  • Address Social and Cultural Issues
  • Provide a Mentor/Role Model
  • Promote Harmony.

An Elder in Residence is available and can be scheduled by speaking with the AETS Administrative Assistant at 807-346-0307 or via email at aets%23org|aets.

Employment Advising/Counselling

• Provides guidance, assessment and career planning services with Labour Market Information

• Offers training courses that may be purchased by individuals who have identified an employtment opportunity and require specific training

• Referrals for available Project Initiatives

An Employment Counseller is available and can be scheduled by speaking with the AETS Administrative Assistant at 807-346-0307 or via email at aets%23org|aets.