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DEPARTMENT: HEALTH SERVICESJOB TITLE: TEMPORARY PANDEMIC SUPPORT WORKER
We are looking to hire a Temporary Pandemic Support Worker, who will provide operational support to the Health Centre. The pandemic support worker will help people living with different health needs to live their lives more independently and support them to reach their potential by providing both physical and emotional support.
Hours of work: Monday to Friday (14 – 23 hours/week)
Start Date: Immediate opening
End Date: March 31, 2022 (with the possibility of extension)
Deadline for Applications: Open until filled
Please send a resume, cover letter and references in any one of three ways:
ONLY THE APPLICANTS WHO ARE SELECTED FOR AN INTERVIEW WILL BE CONTACTED
PURPOSE AND KEY FOCUS
The Pandemic Support Worker positions involve a very high degree of interaction with patients and staff and the general public. This position involves considerable professionalism, judgement and sensitivity as patients, families, staff and community professionals may be difficult to interact with due to the stressful times.
Reporting to the Clinical Program Manager, you will work as part of a team of healthcare professionals coordinating quality programs and services to community members and their families to support wellness and promote access to social determinants of health. The temporary part-time position of Pandemic Support Worker will provide non-medical support to the clients of the Home Care program. This position will also provide support maintaining COVID-19 guidelines including regular sanitization of fleet vehicles and the health centre, and other non-medical, support tasks.
Term position ending on or before March 31, 2022 (with the possibility of extension).
Reports to the Health Director
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Education and Experience
Commensurate equivalent to education and experience.
Pursuant to section 16 of the Canadian Human Rights Act, preference may be given to applicants of aboriginal ancestry.