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Chetwynd

Monday, January 21, 2019

 

Date Posted:

January 21, 2019

Job Order #
chet45
Full/Part-time:

Relief Parttime (0.53 FTE)

Employer/Location:

Northern Health
Chetwynd, BC

Job Title:

Aboriginal Liaison Worker

Starting Date:

ASAP

Wages:

$26.91/hr

Qualifications:
  • Graduation from a recognized degree program in Social Science, plus;
  • One (1) year of recent related experience, or;
  • An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Class 5, BC Drivers’ License – may be required to provide own vehicle for work purposes.
Duties:
  • The Aboriginal Liaison Worker (ALW) will be responsible for providing a bridge between aboriginal communities and their culture, and the NH health care providers in the North Peace Health Services Delivery Area with the intent to improve access to service, and the quality of health care provided to Aboriginal Peoples and their Elders.
  • The ALW facilitates the exchange of information and assists in problem solving between the patient / family and the healthcare professionals during the patient’s episode of care.
  • As well, the ALW is a patient advocate, assisting the patient and staff to address cultural or other requirements as needed.
  • The ALW is responsible for increasing staff and physician understanding about the Aboriginal Culture through educational workshops or learning opportunities.
How to Apply:
Apply online at http://expectmore.northernhealth.ca/ViewPosting.aspx?id=5408867&f=501-501-0--0-4 .

Competition Number: 5408867

Closing Date:

Until Filled

 

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