Welcome

Welcome to the Native Council of Prince Edward Island (NCPEI).  The Native Council of Prince Edward Island is a Community of Aboriginal People residing off-reserve in traditional Mi'kmaq territory. NCPEI is the self governing authority for all off-reserve Aboriginal people living on Epekwitk (PEI).

~ Vision ~

The vision of Native Council of Prince Edward Island is to have a strong political and structured organization that can deal effectively with other Governments, pursue renewal, while expanding some of its current activities. The Native Council of Prince Edward Island wishes to become strong in its economic development capacity to develop business, tourism, and services for the organization and its members. The council would also like to establish social activities which nurture forth Aboriginal identities, Aboriginal excellence in sports, as well as cultural sensitive programs for children, mother, youth, adults, and Elders. The Native council of Prince Edward Island regards both traditional and contemporary activities as beneficial.

~Holding on to Our Future~

Latest News

Offices delayed until 1030AM

Both Charlottetown and Portage Offices are delayed until 1030AM with an update at 9AM. We are advising that staff not risk travelling, especially on secondary roads as reports are that they are very icy in places. 

Zone 2 Meeting will go ahead as scheduled until further notice

Greetings Members, please be advised that our Zone 2 meeting for this evening is going ahead as scheduled. Please keep an eye on the weather and drive safe !

Thank you

All Member Notice - Mail Out November 24th, 2014

Zone Two meeting called for November 26th, 2014

COMMUNITY MAPPING FACILITATORS

COMMUNITY MAPPING PROJECT
THE NATIVE COUNCIL OF PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

 

“Community Mapping Project” was developed to determine the current health and employment needs of the Aboriginal off-reserve population to assist in focusing and developing programs and services that have been identified by the Membership as being most needed.  The Community Mapping project developed a questionnaire to identify the Council’s current membership health status and needs; current employment status, skills and training gaps, and needs. 

TERMS OF CONTRACT: Seeking one (1) community facilitator from each zone, to work out of their respective zones in partnership with the Project Coordinator.  Contract/stipend.

ROLE: The Community Facilitators will be trained in holding personal interviews, assisting those with literacy challenges, assisting gathering information at the Townhall and Zone Meetings, as well as, reaching out to those who are unable to attend meetings to ensure maximum participation and representation of Membership.  Must be able to hold focus groups in their respective zones and help community members fill out questionnaire.  Facilitators must be able to travel to Head Office once a month to discuss project.

SCOPE: Reporting to Community Mapping Project Coordinator.

SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Must have at least a Grade 10 education.
  • Must be able to plan and organize meetings, and focus groups.
  • Must be able to facilitate small and large groups of members.
  • Must be able to work as a team.
  • Must be able to compile and analyze questionnaires.
  • Must have own transportation, valid driver’s license.
  • Must have strong communication skills.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: November 21st 2014

Applicants who are interested can contact:

In person: Darragh Murray

Native Council of Prince Edward Island

6 FJ McAulay Court

Charlottetown, PE

C1A 9M7

Phone: (902) 892-5314
Email: darragh@ncpei.com