Department: NCN Personal Care Home
Position: Board Members x 3 positions
Deadline: Thursday, May 6, 2021
Start Date: TBA
Salary Range: Honorarium Provided
Ref #: NCN-2021-04-21-001

NCN is seeking community members to serve as a member of the Nelson House Personal Care Home Board of Directors. The Board of Directors are responsible for the governance and operations of Personal Care Home. The role and responsibilities include:

  • Implementation of the organization’s purpose, vision, and the existing governance framework
  • Ensuring adherence to Manitoba Personal Care Home standards
  • Responsibility for establishing and implementing policies and procedures
  • Control over the Care Home’s budget
  • Authority to negotiate funding agreements with Provincial Government

Eligibility for Directors:

To be eligible to be a Director, a person shall be:

  • at least 18 years of age;
  • Resident of the Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation
  • Must be clear of a criminal record, a copy of a record must be enclosed with application of interest.
  • Must have experience with boards and/or must be willing to learn.


The board of directors will be appointed for a period of up to four (4) years and will be accountable to Chief and Council. The composition of the board consists of five (5) members. The board members must commit to regular monthly board meetings and any special meetings as well as participate in board development training and policy development committees.

If you are interested, please forward your cover letter, Criminal Records Check and resume to:

Kim Linklater, Executive Director of Human Resources
Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation
Phone: (204) 484-2604
Cell: (204) 307-2107
Fax: (204) 484-2588