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6 Aug 2019

Full-Time Community Health Program Worker

expositor Wikwemikong, Ontario, Canada

Job Description

Employment Opportunity

Community Health Program Worker

1 Year Contract – Maternity Leave

The NAANDWECHIGE-GAMIG Wikwemikong Health Centre is seeking applicants for the position of a Community Health Program worker.

Summary

The position is responsible for the involvement of the planning, organization, evaluation, development and design of programs and activities in the area of health education and health promotion programs.

Responsibilities:

  • Organize and lead community outreach activities;
  • Identify health focus areas based on community input;
  • Provide regular health education workshops to all age levels within the community;
  • Coordinate agency health promotion activities with other organizations’/groups’ activities (i.e. health fairs, health screening clinics);
  • Coordinate regular outreach activities that promote healthy lifestyles;
  • Documentation in the Electronic Medical records;
  • Conduct home visits and report to supervisor or Community Health Nurse.

Qualifications

  • High School diploma
  • Diploma and/or certificate in community health, health education, or related field;
  • Experience related to community/adult health education;
  • Knowledge of the priorities affecting aboriginal health;
  • Must be computer literate inclusive of Microsoft word and PowerPoint;
  • Ability to present information to groups;
  • Valid driver’s license;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal skill.

Salary is in accordance with WUIR Salary Grid. All applicants MUST submit a letter of application, current resume, copy of accreditations and contact information of 2 work related references, marked CONFIDENTIAL

Community Health Program Worker

Attention: Melissa Roy, Executive Assistant

NAANDWECHIGE-GAMIG Wikwemikong Health Centre

P.O. Box 101, 16A – Complex Drive

Wikwemikong, Ontario    P0P 2J0

Telephone: 705.859.3164

Fax: 705.859.3300

Email: mroy@wikyhealth.ca

Deadline: August 16, 2019 @ 4:00pm

Copies of the following will be requested from the SUCCESSFUL candidate: CPIC/VSS, Driver’s Abstract, Accreditations, Drivers License. DO NOT INCLUDE IN PACKAGE.

We thank all applicants; only those selected for an interview will be contacted

Incomplete submissions will not be accepted. No return of submissions.

Job Categories: General. Job Types: Full-Time.

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