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BC Cancer

Clerical Trainer, Oncology Clinic - BC Cancer - Abbotsford

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Clerical Trainer, Oncology Clinic

BC Cancer

Abbotsford, BC

The Clerical Trainer provides support in determining, developing, evaluating and implementing high quality interactive training and orientation programs for clerical staff, including staff new to the organization and training on new system functionality and changes to workflows and practices. The Clerical Trainer provides training and orientation using adult education/teaching skills and principles to support effective learning environments for clerical staff and/or students. This role creates, maintains and updates learning resources and documentation for the delivery of training activities by using a variety of teaching modalities and established software applications, such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint. Performs clerical functions as needed.

What you'll do
  • Provide orientation and training activities to clerical staff by methods such as utilizing training materials and resources, conducting formal presentations and demonstrations or one-on-one training on client support services, new organizational initiatives, system changes, and new/updated workflows, including sustainment strategies.
  • Collaborate with Manager/ Supervisor and interdisciplinary team members, such as Indigenous Health Navigators and clinical informatics and clinical teams, conducts learning needs analysis, determines training and orientation requirements for staff, provides input and support in development and delivery of orientation and training programs, prepares educational materials, and provides ongoing skills development to staff regarding clerical functions, processes, and workflows.
  • Evaluate employee performance and provide input regarding staff development and/or training needs to Manager to support ongoing individual and/or group competency development. Assists Manager/ Supervisor in planning for long term staffing requirements.
  • Schedule training session for clerical staff and/or students in collaboration with the department to determine appropriate time, frequency and duration and meet established timeframes for training. Maintain related training records.
  • Provide ongoing support and mentoring to students and staff and participates in organizational initiatives by providing information and input to Manager to promote professionalism and best practice.

What you bring

  • Grade 12, medical terminology and graduation from a recognized secretarial/clerical program such as Nursing Unit Clerk program or Medical Office Assistant Program.
  • Four (4) years' recent, related experience, including one (1) year experience in a training role or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

You have:
  • Ability to keyboard at 50 wpm.
  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Ability to organize work
  • Operate related equipment.
  • Ability to carry out duties of the position.
  • Commitment to upholding the shared responsibility of creating lasting and meaningful reconciliation in Canada as per TRC (2015) and BC's Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act (2019).
  • Knowledge of social, economic, political and historical realities impacting indigenous communities and familiarity with Indigenous Cultural Safety and anti-racism and accompanying reports (BC DRIPA, TRC, etc.).

What we bring

Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That's why we're focused on your care too - offering health, wellness, development programs to support you - at work and at home.
  • Join one of BC's largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations - offering vast opportunities for growth, development, and recognition programs that honour the commitment and contribution of all employees.
  • Access to professional development opportunities through our in-house training programs, including +2,000 courses, such as our San'yas Indigenous Cultural Safety Training course, or Core Linx for Leadership roles.
  • Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan, and psychological health & safety programs and holistic wellness resources.
  • Annual statutory holidays (13) with generous vacation entitlement and accruement.
  • PHSA is a remote work friendly employer, welcoming flexible work options to support our people (eligibility may vary, depending on position).
  • Access to WorkPerks, a premium discount program offering a wide range of local and national discounts on electronics, entertainment, dining, travel, wellness, apparel, and more.

Job Type: Regular, Full-Time
$32.35 per hour.
32900 Marshall Road, Abbotsford BC V2S 0C2

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Hours of Work:
Monday-Friday; 0900-1700, 0800-1600
Requisition Number:

As per the current Public Health Order, full vaccination against COVID-19 is a condition of employment with PHSA as of October 26, 2021.

What we do

BC Cancer provides comprehensive cancer control for the people of British Columbia.

BC Cancer program is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA).

( PHSA ) plans, manages and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people - Be compassionate - Dare to innovate - Cultivate partnerships - Serve with purpose.

Learn more about PHSA and our programs:

PHSA and BC Cancer are committed to employment equity, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, background and experience, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.

Reconciliation is an ongoing process and a shared responsibility for all of us. The BC Governments' unanimous passage of the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act was a significant step forward in this journey-one that all health authorities are expected to support as we work in cooperation with Indigenous Peoples to establish a clear and sustainable path to lasting reconciliation. True reconciliation will take time and ongoing commitment to work with Indigenous Peoples as they move toward self-determination. Guiding these efforts Crown agencies must remain focused on creating opportunities that implement the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Mandate.

ATTN: PHSA Employees:

To be considered as a PHSA employee (internal applicant) for this position, you must apply online via your internal profile at

Please note the internal job posting will no longer be accessible after the expiry date of June 4, 2024. If the internal job posting has expired, please contact the Internal Jobs Help Desk and advise that you would like to be considered as a late internal applicant for this position. Please do not apply for the external job posting.

If you have not registered your internal profile, a password is required to log in for the first time. To obtain your password, please contact the Internal Jobs Help Desk at 604-875-7264 or 1-855-875-7264. Please note regular business hours are Monday - Friday (excluding stats), 8:30am to 4:30pm. For inquiries outside of regular business hours, please email the Internal Jobs Help Desk at and a Help Desk Representative will contact you the next business day.

About BC Cancer

BC Cancer’s mandate covers the full spectrum of cancer care from prevention, screening, diagnosis and treatment, to research and education, to supportive and palliative care.


Government Health Care

Application closing date is 2024-08-07

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