Neyaskweyahk Employment Program (NEP)

Vision Statement

Neyaskweyahk Employment Program will help to empower Ermineskin Tribal Members Through by example. To guide, to a positive change within themselves and the community.


Goals & Objectives

  • Improve Constant Communication Throughout E.T.E.
  •       Effective Management of the Neyaskweyahk Employment Program
  •       Prepare participants for the Workforce
  •       Appropriate Wages & Compensation.
  •       Increased Support for N.E.P. through partnership



  1. Employment for Permanent and 910 contracted staff.
  2. Provide seasonal temporary employment.
  3. Assist the disabled and elderly band members.
  4. Wake work.
  5. Memorial services.
  6. Harvest Teepee poles for Ermineskin Annual Powwow.
  7. Cut wood, General Hauling, Lawn services.
  8. Carpentry Sales/services. – Sheds, Outhouses, Doghouses, Lean-to shelters.
  9. Work with Fine Option and Summer Student Programs.
  10.  Artesian & Wood craftsmanship projects.




In Kind Community Contributions

We offer many services to the band membership thru in kind community contributions. We offer three free services to Elders- lawn cut, split wood delivery, a general haul. And the disabled are assisted thru Home care, but we assist them when Sheldon SB is getting behind in requests.

Also we pick up dog & cat food in St. Albert Spruce Grove, Edmonton and Calgary Alberta and distribute to Ermineskin Band Members who can’t afford it, free of charge.



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Tribal Support - Latest News

Dog Food Program

Wednesday, 26 July 2017 10:21
Contact Neyaskweyahk Employment Program (780) 585-2101

NHS Newsletter Vol.1

Thursday, 08 December 2016 10:02

NEP Public Announcement

Thursday, 14 April 2016 16:12


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