Teechuktl Regional Coordinator

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council’s is seeking a full-time Teechuktl (mental health) Regional Coordinator for the Northern Region. This position is responsible for coordinating mental health services to remote communities within the region. Based out of the Northern Region Office (Gold River), the Teechuktl Regional Coordinator will also supervise Teechuktl staff, and work closely with other NTC departments and community staff to provide mutually supportive services.

Responsibilities will include:

  •  To coordinate service delivery in the regions, with a focus on counselling supervision, community development, promoting mental wellness, promoting cultural awareness, and program administration
  •  Develop, organize, and deliver workshops and programs including suicide prevention
  •  To be aware of overall mental health service needs in the region as well as short-term critical needs
  •  To supervise workers to deliver consistent service within a framework inclusive of professional skills and Quu’asa values

Preferred Qualifications:

  •  Degree in a field related to counselling and recover, plus five years front-line experience in coordination and supervision
  •  Familiarity with Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations culture and healing processes
  •  Experience in programs to facilitate transformation from addictions
  •  An established plan for self-care
  •  Must have a car and valid driver’s licence
  •  Provide acceptable references and criminal record check




Gold River

Contact Info: 

Competitive benefit package; and, salary based on qualifications and experience: salary range $55,000 - $92,000. For further information contact: Vina Robinson, Manager of Teechuktl (Mental Health) by email: Vina.Robinson@nuuchahnulth.org.

Apply by July 3, 2019 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
Email: apply@nuuchahnulth.org
(We regret that we will only respond to those applicants chosen for an interview)