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Lead, Aboriginal Health

Surrey, BC
Full Time
11 hours ago

Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.8 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.

We are looking for a key member of the Aboriginal Health Team who will make a difference in the lives of other as you take an active role as a Lead, Aboriginal Health.
Build your career experience as you:
    •Liaise with staff, Aboriginal communities and external agencies to identify opportunities to support the health and wellness of First Nations, Metis and Inuit people in the Fraser Region. •Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to develop, coordinate and evaluate programs/services considering Aboriginal client needs. •Develop organization-wide and program specific training tools and resources that support FH's commitment to AH and Cultural Safety. •Develop and implement health programs to improve access and utilization of mainstream and Aboriginal Health-managed services within FH. •As part of a multi-disciplinary team, work closely with key internal and external stakeholders to promote education, dialogue and problem solving of health issues affecting Aboriginal individuals, families and communities.

We are looking for you to have:
    •Bachelor's degree in a relevant health care discipline •Five (5) to seven (7) years' recent, related clinical and progressive leadership experience •Knowledge of Aboriginal Health approaches, protocol and cultural issues.

An equivalent combination of education, training and experience is acceptable.

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.

This is a temporary full-time role with an approximate end date of May 31 st , 2022 located in our Central City Office, Surrey, BC

Here are more reasons for you to apply:
    •A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with health care providers who are excellent in their respective fields. •Phenomenal opportunities for support and management roles are available as you advance within the organization. •Competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage. •A chance to create a difference every day in the world of health care.We value diversity in the work force and seek to maintain an environment of respect, caring and trust. •Find out what it's like to work here. Like us on Facebook(@fraserhealthcareers), follow us on Twitter & Instagram(@FHCareer), or connect with us on LinkedIn (fraserhealthcareers) for first-hand employee insights! •Take the next step in your career and make a difference in the communities we serve! Apply today, so we can continue the conversation.