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Helping the People
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Support
GREAT has access to a skilled labour force of:
27,559
Six Nations band members residing both on and off-reserve.
We Provide Support

We provide our clients with the supports they need to achieve their employment goals! GREAT has partnerships with the Canada Youth Employment Strategy, Indigenous Services Canada, Employment Ontario, and Service Canada to help you develop the skills you need to enter the labour market or retain employment.

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The GREAT service team surpassed all annual targets servicing just under 1300 clients for the 2021 year

GREAT was able to provide over 2200 workshops to clients who accessed services during the pandemic often implementing new and innovative ideas on workshop delivery to the community

 

GREAT continues to build and explore new partnerships and training opportunities so that it can continue to offer the community, its clients and employers the best innovative services which in turn creates a successful community.

Located in downtown Ohsweken, GREAT is housed in a 45,100 square-foot building consisting of four wings, each representing a longhouse. These wings feed into a central atrium, similar to the manner that Haudenosaunee villages were once structured.

What We Can
Do For You
What We Can
Do For You

We help our clients prepare for a new career or career change. Our employment and training coaches are available for employment counselling, needs assessments, resume assistance, job referral, job placement and job leads.

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TESTIMONIALS
Success Stories
Craig Point

Craig Point is a dedicated father currently residing on Six Nations of the Grand River Territory where he works as a full-time Construction Labourer with the Bear Paw Construction Group...

Craig Point
Craig Point
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Hannah Thomas

Hannah Thomas is a 22-year-old community member of Six Nations of the Grand River. She has been a client at GREAT since she was in high school, and has accessed many programs that were available to her.

Hannah Thomas
Hannah Thomas
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Kennedy Montour

Kennedy Montour is a 26-year-old Mother of 2 from Six Nations of the Grand River Territory. She is an active community member who has a passion for giving back.

Kennedy Montour
Kennedy Montour
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Trusted by more then 2,000 clients
27,557

Six Nations band members residing both on and off-reserve.

84%

of community members work within the community.

64%

of the community earn their wage through paid employment and 15% of the community is self employed.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Let us Help you
Find Employment!
<p>We connect our clients with local employers who need your skills.</p>

We connect our clients with local employers who need your skills.

<p>Visit our job board to find out what positions are available in your area.</p>

Visit our job board to find out what positions are available in your area.

<p>Attain full-time employment and be eligible for employment transition supports!</p>

Attain full-time employment and be eligible for employment transition supports!

Since 1992, we've been helping our clients succeed and changing their lives.
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Empowering Indigenous Talent: How GREAT is Bridging Opportunities for Six Nations Band Members in Ontario
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Empowering Indigenous Talent: How GREAT is Bridging Opportunities for Six Nations Band Members in Ontario

At GREAT, our focus is on providing employment and training support to Six Nations band members – but beyond that, it's about fostering empowerment, building pathways to success, and honouring Indigenous culture and values.

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