In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority, patient safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at VIHA;
as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.
Utilizing a variety of computerized applications, the Scheduler is responsible for the scheduling and coordination of health care services delivered in the community, including developing, preparing and adjusting schedules in accordance with referrals, care plans and applicable collective agreements, and providing direction to staff.
Education, Training And Experience
Grade 12; Post secondary courses in health care or social services, such as Mental Health Worker, Community Health Worker, Resident Care Attendant / Long Term Care Aide, or Social Services Worker;
Knowledge of and experience with computers and a variety of software, including spreadsheets; and One (1) year recent, related experience;
or An equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Skills And Abilities
Keyboard at 50 wpm.
Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Deal with others effectively.
Organize and prioritize.
Work within multiple deadlines.
Operate related equipment.
Physically perform the duties of the position.