The goals of the 477 program are to reduce joblessness and encourage self-sufficiency among federally recognized tribal members within the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians' service area.
WORK EXPERIENCE (477 WEX)
Since fiscal year 2008, approximately 85 adult work experience positions at 300 hours each, have been filled by Native Americans from Federally Recognized Tribes.
- Assistance securing work tools, supplies, attire, childcare, temporary transportation costs.
HIGH SCHOOL & GED COMPLETION
- Incentive stipend is awarded upon completion
WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT TRAINING
- Work Ethic, Interview Skills, Resume/Cover Letter
- Scheduled and delivered upon need and demand.
JOB READINESS VIDEOS
The following link will connect you with Job Readiness videos that will help you in you get and keep the job you want! Please watch them, show your children or show your students! These videos are available until Oct. 4, 2020. The username is GTB477 and password is GTB477.
If you have any questions or would like any more assistance, please call the GTB477 Program at 231-534-7767
The topics covered are:
Dress and Groom for Career Success,
Stress and Anger Management Skills,
Time and Money Mangement Skills,
Career Management Skills,
Soft Skills in the Workplace,
Good First Impressions (Proven Tips and Techniques for Successful Job Interviews) and
Workplace Communication Skills.
If you find these videos useful, then please e-mail the 477 Program to let us know so we know if it is worth the expense of keeping or not. Aeawosgi.email@example.com
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES, JOB SEARCH & TRAININGS
Phone: 231-534-7767 Fax: 231-534-7646 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org