The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is looking for individuals to join the Social Assistance Appeal Committees for four-year terms.
We are looking for members to represent the following regions:
- North Slave Region
- Sahtu Region
- Tłı̨chǫ Region
The Social Assistance Appeal Committees hear appeals from applicants who do not agree with a decision made in response to their application for Income Assistance or Senior Home Heating Subsidy programs.
The Committees operate under the authority of the Social Assistance Act and are responsible for ensuring that the related regulations and policies have been applied correctly and may affirm, reverse, or vary a decision made by an Officer.
Apply with your resume and a one-page letter of interest to:
Mail: Appeals Office – ECE Programs and Services, P.O. Box 4215, Hay River, NT X0E 1G5
Applications will be accepted until all vacancies have been filled.
Your application may be used in filling future vacancies.
For information on how to apply, visit www.ece.gov.nt.ca/saac or phone 867-874-2359/1-855-546-1232 (toll free) for more information.
For media requests, please contact:
Manager, Public Affairs and Communications
Department of Education, Culture and Employment
Government of the Northwest Territories
867-767-9352 Ext. 71073