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Annual General Meeting Notice for this weekend

To all members on the Annual General Meeting In accordance with public health orders for indoor gatherings the following procedures will be followed: Attendance will be allowed only upon producing the proof of vaccination, which will be checked at the door to ensure that in-person attendees will be safe. For the purpose of this meeting, vaccine cards will be accepted …

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Job Opportunity

TREATMENT CENTRE PROGRAM MANAGER Job Summary: ‘Namgis First Nation is seeking a forward-thinking program administrator to head a 15-bed, 6-week residential substance abuse treatment centre on the northeast coast of Vancouver Island. Reporting to the Health Centre Administrator, the incumbent will provide forward-looking, consistent and timely leadership, direction and support to a full staff contingent of counsellors, attendants, cooks and …

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Job Opportunity

  Head Cook – ‘Namgis Treatment Centre (NTC) Job Summary: Responsible for planning, managing and preparing meals, operating the kitchen and supporting clients residing at the ‘Namgis Treatment Centre during shift hours.  All work and practice must meet Community Care Licensing Standards and health regulations.  Regular shift hours are Monday to Thursday 7:00am – 5:00pm with one-hour lunch break. Job …

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Job Opportunity

Alcohol & Drug Counsellor – Two Job Summary: Reporting to the Treatment Centre Manager, the Alcohol and Drug Counsellor provides direct addictions counselling services and healing programs and activities to First Nation clients in individual and group settings at the ‘Namgis Treatment Centre in the Northern Vancouver Island Community of Alert Bay. Job Responsibilities: Providing direct one-to-one counselling to clients …

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Job Opportunity

Night Attendant – ‘Namgis Treatment Centre Job Summary: This is a part-time position (30 hours per week) that reports to the ‘Namgis Treatment Centre Manager. Primary job responsibilities are to ensure the Centre is secure after regular hours and to monitor the after-hour activities of clients ensuring their and building safety. Rotating shift hours are from 5:00 pm to 12:30 …

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Kevin Ainsworth appointed CEO of the ‘Namgis Business Development Corporation (NBDC)

The Board of the ‘Namgis Business Development Corporation is pleased to announce the appointment of  Kevin Ainsworth as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the corporation. Mr. Ainsworth assumed the role on September 7. Well known within the Indigenous economic and business development world, Kevin comes to us with stellar credentials. A forest industry specialist, he has focussed the …

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OPEN HOUSE – SEPTEMBER 22, 2021

We are inviting every member of the community to an in-person open house on September 22 at the rec centre. This is your opportunity to learn about the health plan and to learn about everything we heard from you during the engagement that happened earlier this year. Members of the ‘Namgis Health Board, Chief and Council and Health Centre staff …

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2021 Elk Harvest

Introduction ‘Namgis voluntarily participates in Tlawals (Roosevelt Elk) management as set by the Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resource Operations (FLNRO) using a Limited Entry Hunt (LEH) System. Tlawals numbers were decimated and elk hunting in our territory has been managed by LEH, where a lottery determines the recipients of the elk to be harvested that year. We have …