Community Health Nurse – Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council

Community Health Nurse

Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council

Port Alberni, BC


The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council (NTC) is seeking a full-time Registered Nurse to provide a full continuum of Community Health Nursing services to individuals in a variety of community-based settings in NTC’s Southern Region territory. Our Nursing services follow the Nuu-chah-nulth Nursing framework that ensures culturally safe, relational, reflective and trauma informed Nursing Practice. This position is based out of Port Alberni.


Responsibilities will also include:

♦ Provide comprehensive health care with an emphasis on healthy living, illness prevention, health education, chronic disease management, and clinical intervention.

♦ Establish and maintain community partnerships to help address health issues, reduce the incidence of disease, and to enhance the health of individuals, families groups and general populations


Preferred Qualifications:

♦ Current RN license with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC)

♦ CRNBC Certification in Sexually Transmitted Infection Management is an asset

♦ Familiarity with Panorama, Mustimuhw cEMR, or other related electronic medical record charting system will be considered an asset

♦ Experience working with First Nations will be considered an asset

♦ Must have a valid BC Driver’s license, access to a reliable vehicle, and be prepared to travel within the region

♦ Provide acceptable references and criminal record check


The successful applicant will receive a competitive salary, benefits package (including 2 weeks paid winter break, supplemental vacation after 5 years and reimbursement of nursing licensing fees), self-directed professional development, regular in-services, and subsidized travel.

Further questions can be directed to Robyn Clarke, Community Health Nurse Clinical Leader.
Telephone: (250) 724-5757.


Apply by January 22, 2018 by sending your cover letter, resume and three references (available to contact) to:

Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council P.O. Box 1383 Port Alberni, BC V9Y 7M2
Attn.: Human Resource Manager
Fax: (250) 723-0463

(We regret that we will only respond to those applicants chosen for an interview)