About the Program

Why Our Program is Important

As the largest employer on Vancouver Island, we want our workforce to resemble the population we serve more closely. Island Health’s Aboriginal Employment Program was created to help us build strong long-term relationships with the First Nations communities and Aboriginal organizations on Vancouver Island.

Through a wide range of initiatives, we are working to encourage and enhance Aboriginal employment on Vancouver Island in the health-care sector to assist in meeting Island Health's future workforce needs.

Island Health Aboriginal Employment Program video

Contact Us

250-519-7700 ext.13481
aboriginalemployment@viha.ca