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Summer Student Employment Opportunity (2) General Headquarters – Kenora (1) South Sub-Division – Couchiching

The Treaty Three Police Service in partnership with the Ministry of Children and Youth Services will be offering the Youth in Policing Initiative (Y.I.P.I.) Program. Y.I.P.I. is a paid employment program. The goal of Y.I.P.I. is to give young people an opportunity to develop job skills while enhancing police and community relations. The program is for interested youth with leadership potential including those who may see themselves as experiencing barriers to personal growth, success and who would benefit from this opportunity.

The program will run from July 3rd to August 25th, 2017 and will provide the students with approximately 35 working hours per week. The participants will have the opportunity to experience policing of the Treaty Three Police Service, support community initiatives and gain valuable life and employment skills.

The mandate of this program is:

  • To promote youth participation in the work environment through diverse, educational and productive work assignments
  • To enhance the relationship between the police and the youth we serve
  • To provide positive employment opportunities for youth
  • To promote the Treaty Three Police Service as an employer of choice


Is Y.I.P.I. for You?

The Youth in Policing Initiative is intended for youth who:

  • Are between the ages 15-17
  • Must be a Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident;
  • Are eligible to work in Canada (*SIN card)
  • Seek work experience / job skills training
  • Would benefit from this developmental opportunity regarding leadership and civic responsibility
  • Successfully complete the recruitment / background check process
  • Must not have any criminal charges pending before the court
  • Agree to a mentor relationship
  • Available for the full eight-week program
  • Have not completed YIPI in the past; and
  • Will be returning to high school in September

Submit Cover letter and Resumes to Sergeant Cheryl Gervais at:

Treaty Three Police Service General Headquarters

22 Homestake Road

P.O. Box 1480

Kenora, ON

Phone: (807) 548-5474

Fax: (807) 548-8387


Please specify in cover letter which Detachment position you are applying for.


Closing Date: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 12:00 Noon