Strategic Human Resources
The Strategic Human Resources Division is responsible for leading government-wide human resource management. The Division is responsible for leading the implementation of 20/20: A Brilliant North, the NWT Public Service Strategic Plan.
Job Evaluation and Organizational Development coordinates the evaluation of GNWT positions through implementation of the Hay Job Evaluation System, provides training on the job evaluation system and the creation of job descriptions, maintains GNWT organization charts and provides advice and support to management on organizational development.
Employee Development and Workforce Planning manages the development and implementation of government-wide human resource management programs particularly in the areas of retention; workforce planning; employee recognition; management and leadership development; health and wellness; workplace safety; diversity; and employee training and development. The Unit also provides specialized recruitment advice as well as planning and implementation of specialized recruitment programs, strategies and initiatives.