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

Clinical Counsellor (Gold River and Area)

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council (NTC), Teechuktl (Mental Health) Program is seeking a permanent, full-time Teechuktl Clinical Counsellor to provide individual counselling for individuals or families in NTC’s Northern Region (Gold River and other remote areas).  Based out of the NTC’s Gold River office, this position would best suit someone who can provide counselling services that promotes individual and community wellness through a balance of Quu’asa (First Nation people) values and trauma-based clinical methods.

Closing Date: Oct 4 2021

NETP Case Manager Southern Region

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council is seeking a permanent, full-time Case Manager to work in the Nuu-chah-nulth Employment and Training Program (NETP). Based out of the Port Alberni office, the Case Manager is directly involved in the process of employment case management and supporting individuals with achieving their employment and training goals. This position would suit an individual who is looking for a rewarding career and who has passion to help others achieve new goals and opportunities.

Closing Date: Oct 5 2021

Manager of Child and Youth Services

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council is looking for an experienced manager who can serve as a permanent, full-time Manager of Child and Youth Services. Based out of Port Alberni and reporting to the Director of Health, this position oversees the efficiency and effectiveness of its programs and ensures that the needs of Nuu-chah-nulth children, youth and their caregivers are being supported.

Closing Date: Oct 4 2021

Nuu-chah-nulth Clinical Nurse Leader

Vancouver Island West Coast is a great location for rewarding work that is rich in indigenous culture, and to live in a community nestled among scenic mountain vistas and waterways.
The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council is seeking a permanent, full-time Clinical Nurse Leader to provide professional nursing guidance and support to nurses working in the Central and Northern NTC Regions. Based out of Tofino, this position will support and guide nurses to deliver professional, ethical, culturally safe, and responsible care based on the Nuu-chah-nulth Nursing framework.

Closing Date: Sep 29 2021

Client Navigator (Term)

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council is seeking an energetic and engaging Client Navigator to serve as a helpful practitioner to marginalized Nuu-chah-nulth individuals living on and off reserve in the Port Alberni Region. Based out of Port Alberni, this 1-year term position provides support to vulnerable clients in difficult situations or crisis and helps them problem solve and navigate access to appropriate community-based services and support systems.

Closing Date: Sep 29 2021

Accounting Clerk 2

Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council (NTC) Usma Family & Child Services (Usma F&CS) Department is looking for a permanent, full-time, Accounting Clerk 2 to perform a variety of Accounts Payable duties specific to the Usma F&CS operations. Based out of the Usma F&CS office in Port Alberni, this position reports to the Usma Office Coordinator.

Closing Date: Sep 29 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