Careers & Job Postings


The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council (NTC) employs more than 150 Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in small and medium-sized communities across Vancouver Island.

Our dedicated staff delivers a wide range of services to 14 Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations, including health care, educational support, child and family services, community news reporting…and much more.

Our employees work and travel in some of the most beautiful areas of the West Coast, including Tofino, Ucluelet, Port Alberni, Zeballos, Gold River, and Hot Springs Cove; as well as historical First Nations communities that only a select few are lucky enough to have a chance to visit in a lifetime.

With its towering rain forests, breathtaking mountains, and inspiring ocean vistas, Vancouver Island offers a relaxed lifestyle and unlimited recreational opportunities for individuals and families.

The NTC offers competitive salaries, extended health and dental benefits, and a respectful work environment that supports a healthy work-life balance.

We are always looking for talented, enthusiastic, and professional individuals to join our team and we welcome your interest in our organization!

Current Job Postings

Casual Administrative Support

The Casual Administrative Support position is part of the Administration Department and will operate the main switchboard, provide reception, and general administrative support to various program staff and provide reservations and general support to multiple departments.

Answer switchboard and greet callers, take messages, screen calls, refer calls and reply to questions in accordance with general instructions and/or, information to and from staff members.

Closing Date: Jul 31 2021

Indian Day School Support Worker

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council is seeking a term (to March 2022), full-time Indian Day School Support Worker to provide support to Nuu-chah-nulth members living in communities and away from home, engaged in the Day School Process. Based out of Port Alberni, the Indian Day School Support Worker, works with Mental Health, Quu’asa and Community Support Workers to bring culturally safe practice to those processing Day School claims.

Closing Date: Jun 25 2021

Teechuktl Harm Reduction Coordinator

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council is seeking a full-time, term (to March 31, 2022 with the possibility of an extension), Teechuktl (mental health) Harm Reduction Coordinator. This position is responsible to establish relationships with persons at risk.
Based out of the Port Alberni office, the Harm Reduction Coordinator will communicate with front line service workers and coordinate activities and training to support wellness and healing within a culturally safe framework.

Closing Date: Jun 24 2021

Clinical Counsellor (West Coast)

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council’s Teechuktl (Mental Health) Program is seeking a permanent, full-time Teechuktl Clinical Counsellor to provide individual counselling and counselling for family or groups in the west coast of the Nuu-chah-nulth territory. Based out of the NTC’s Tofino office, this position would best suit someone who can work in a team environment to provide counselling services that promotes individual and community wellness through a balance of Quu’asa and clinical methods.

Closing Date: Jun 20 2021

Community Health - Home Care Nurse

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council (NTC) is seeking a 0.5 FTE Registered Nurse to provide a full continuum of Community Health/Home Care Nursing services to individuals in a variety of community-based settings in NTC’s Northern Region territory. You will be working in remote communities – one week in and one week out. Our Nursing services follow the Nuu-chah-nulth Nursing framework that ensures culturally safe, relational, reflective and trauma informed Nursing Practice. This part-time position may be based out of the communities of Kyuquot or Zeballos.

Posting is open until filled.

Closing Date: Jan 1 2022

CHN Clinical Leader

Closing Date: Dec 1 2021