The Nenqayni Wellness Centre (www.nenqayni.com) is a residential alcohol and drug treatment centre, funded by First Nations Health Authority, providing holistic healing to First Nations and Inuit youth, families and communities in a safe and secure environment. Our Mobile Treatment Program extends therapeutic services to communities in our area. We are located approximately twenty one kilometers north of Williams Lake on a secluded section (the old ski hill) of the Soda Creek Reserve.
Nenqayni welcomes unsolicited applications or enquires regarding employment and career opportunities, particularly from recent graduates of relevant post secondary education (see requirements below).
Our clinical staff positions include three levels of counseling staff – from entry level coaching positions to senior counselors delivering the treatment program, including one-on-one and group therapy and confidential file management.
Our support staff positions include administration, accounting, maintenance, custodial and nutrition services.
Address P.O. Box 2529, Williams Lake, BC, V2G 4P2
Ph: (250) 989-0301
Fax: (250) 989-0307
Watch this space for employment opportunity postings!
Please send cover letter and three (3) references to Nenqayni Wellness Centre PO Box 2529 Williams Lake, BC V2G 4P2 or fax 250-989-0301 or email email@example.com
Casual Coach (Life Skils, Support, Monitoring)
Nenqayni Wellness Centre provides addiction treatment services through a trauma informed lens holistically to First Nations and Inuit youth, families and communities in a safe and secure environment.
Hours for Casual Coach are 2:30pm -10:30pm (7.5 hours paid) Monday through Friday and or weekends 8:00am -11:00pm (15 hours paid). For the right person this position may become regular part time or full time.
The Coach position supports the wellness programs and clinical team to provide workshops, recreation, monitor progress, assist with daily activities and challenges that individuals in the program face.
- Experience working with Indigenous persons who have addictions
- Crisis Prevention Intervention Training or willing to obtain
- Cultural Safety Training or willing to obtain
- First Aid – Level 1
- Strong communication skills
- Computer skills
- Clear Criminal Record check for Vulnerable Sector
- Reliable vehicle with Class 5 DL and wiling to obtain Class 4
Must be available on short notice for shifts.
Resumes may be submitted at anytime for various positions (on call cook, custodian, maintenance, coach etc, they are kept on file for a limited time only. When submitting a resume the following is required:
Cover letter, resume and 3 references. Mail to – Nenqayni Wellness Centre, attention Sharon Duffy- , PO Box 2529 Williams Lake, BC V2G 4P2, fax: 250-989-0307 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Intake Coordinators travel to workshops and special events to share information on Nenqayni Wellness Centre.
If you have an event planned that you would like us to attend please let us know. We appreciate as much advance notice as possible. Please allow at least 3 weeks notice for booking arrangements.
Please see our Contact Profiles page to book with an Intake Coordinator.