Aboriginal Community Wellness Program Coordinator
Fraser Health
Coquitlam, BC, CA
6d ago
source : BCJobs.com

Fraser Health is growing, the kind of growth you want to be a part of as you maximize the opportunity to improve and expand your skills.

We are the largest and fastest growing Health Authority in Canada. Over 25, 000 employees, 2,500 physicians and 6,500 volunteers provide a wide range of integrated health care services to over 1.

8 million people living in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley.

We hire great people for great jobs. The position of Aboriginal Community Wellness Program Coordinator plays a critical role in Fraser Health's continued dedication to support indigenous perspectives, knowledge, and approach to wellness.

You will take an active part in the Aboriginal community by enhancing the overall health of the community by supporting the delivery of health and wellness programs targeted to various age groups in the community.

Position Highlights

In this role, you will coordinate the operations of community health based programs addressing the wellness needs of various community groups which includes organizing evening / weekend activities and after school programs, supporting community members and leading community health events.

Your specific duties will include :

  • Coordinating the operations of Aboriginal Community Wellness Program that addresses the wellness needs of various age groups, including Children / Youth, Adult and Elders.
  • Planning and implementing a variety of program activities as well as providing input into the program policies and procedures.
  • Organizing the implementation of quality improvement initiatives including reviewing and recommending process changes for workflow, policy and process and staffing levels.
  • Assessing the impact of changes on community members, staff, and other stakeholders.
  • Preparing statistical analysis and report for decision-making including funding levels for staff and operational program.
  • Qualifications for Aboriginal Community Wellness Program Coordinator role :

  • Diploma in Community Social Service or related field.
  • Three years of recent, related experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Current BC Driver's Licence and access to a vehicle for business related purposes.
  • An equivalent combination of education, training and experience is acceptable.

    This is a regular full time position located at Tri-Cities Kwikwetlem First Nation.

    Fraser Health Authority values diversity within the workplace. For this position, we also want to highlight that First Nations, Inuit, Metis or Aboriginal ancestry is regarded as directly relevant to the skills and knowledge for excellence in the position.

    Pursuant to Section 41 of the British Columbia Human Rights Code, preference will be given to applicants of Aboriginal Ancestry.

    Valued Benefits :

    A career with Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to be a part of a dedicated team of providers in a dynamic and rewarding health care environment.

    We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.

    Work with our dedicated team and join our commitment to provide quality care to our patients and clients. We invite you to apply today and find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health to their friends and family as an excellent place to work! We value diversity in the work force and aim to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.

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