Northern Shuswap Tribal Council


NORTHERN SHUSWAP TREATY SOCIETY is seeking to fill a term position in its treaty department.

Program Manager – Child and Family Services.

This is a Term Position with continuation depending on funding

 Job Summary:

The transition program manager will take the lead in further developing NStQ’s Child and Family services programs under NStQ Self-Government.  The manager will work to develop NStQ’s unique service delivery model in close cooperation with frontline staff throughout the communities.  The manager will also take the lead in developing and implementing a transition plan for NStQ to advance toward jurisdiction over Child and Family Wellness.

The position offers a unique and exciting opportunity to trail blaze in the area of culturally appropriate and nation-driven services to support children and families in their own communities.  The project manager will be working with a number of individuals from various agencies who are dedicated to transforming Child and Family Wellness in NStQ communities.

Experience: 4-5 years working in an office environment in the community or social service sector or with First Nations organizations.

Education: Bachelor’s Degree or certificate in relevant field, or equivalent experience.

Title: Program Manager – Development and Integration of NStQ Holistic Community Services: Child and Family Services (Term Position) continuation depending on funding

Position Classification:

Salary Grid Level: 7

Security Level: 4

 For a complete job description, please visit the Employment section of the Northern Shuswap Tribal Council website at:

 How to Apply:

Application Package submission must include the following:

1:  Provide a cover letter with your skills & abilities that match the job description

2:  Completed Job Application Form

3:  Resume with three work related job references

Email your application to: Bonnie Slack, Operations Coordinator       Email:

Fax to: 250-392-6158

Attention: Bonnie Slack, Operations Coordinator

Northern Shuswap Tribal Council

17 South 1st Avenue, Williams Lake, BC V2G 1H4     Application Deadline:                     Open Until Filled

APPLICATION PROCEDURE – HOW TO APPLY? (NSTC/NSTS Jobs Only) [IMPORTANT NOTE:  For any of the job opportunities which are available and posted for any of our NStQ communities (and ‘not‘ with NSTC), please follow the applications instructions within those individual postings]

Applications will be accepted by fax (250)392-6158, hand delivery, email:, or by post/mail.   Please  provide  a  cover  letter,  resume and any supporting documents with your application. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Preference will be given to persons of Aboriginal ancestry as per Section 16(1) of the Canadian Human Rights Act.             **NOTE**  Applications received after 4:00PM on noted application deadline dates will not be considered.

All Applications To:

Northern Shuswap Tribal Council

Attn: Operations Coordinator

17 South First Avenue

Williams Lake, BC   V2G 1H4 


(250) 392-7361, ext.200 or (Toll Free: 1-888-392-7361) Enquiries only