Casual Nuu-chah-nulth Education Workers

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council (NTC) Education Department is building a casual list of qualified individuals interested in work assignments as a Nuu-chah-nulth Education Worker, for the Central Region. This casual work supports students at the K to Grade 12 level, culturally, academically and socially, in accordance with the NTC Education Department’s mandate.  As a casual Nuu-chah-nulth Education Worker, you may be called on to backfill for a day or for terms lasting several weeks. The Education Worker is under the general supervision of the NTC Education Cultural Development Supervisor and under general day-to-day supervision of the principal within the school.   


Responsibilities will include:


  • Closely monitor student academic performance and assisting students in classroom
  • Work closely with school staff to address the needs of at-risk students
  • Communication with parents, students and nations while establishing a strong supportive presence in communities
  • Provide early intervention for students at risk of withdrawing or failing school and assist with developing appropriate mentorship and supports
  • Maintain a consistent, visible and effective presence throughout the school and in classrooms while creating positive relationships with students and staff
  • Provide support to school administrators, teachers, support staff in alignment with district agreements – i.e., Educational Enhancement Agreements


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Grade 12 or GED with experience in tutoring or mentoring children or youth
  • Two to three years of direct involvement with Nuu-chah-nulth people, culture and traditions
  • Ability to provide academic support to students at the secondary school level
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and strong belief that with support all students can learn and achieve a path to success
  • Valid BC driver’s license, reliable vehicle and willingness to travel




Port Alberni

Contact Info

Apply by 4pm January 14, 2021 by sending your cover letter, resume, and 3 references (available to contact) to:


Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council

P.O. Box 1383

Port Alberni, B.C.  V9Y 7M2


Attn.: Human Resource Manager

Fax: (250) 723-0463




 (We regret that we will only respond to those applicants chosen for our casual list)

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