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Lead, Aboriginal Health

Surrey, BC
Full Time
2 days 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 unceded and traditional homelands of the Coast Salish and Nlaka'pamux Nations. 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 strive to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. From the financial advisor managing our health care resources, to the IT professional enabling life-saving data, to the nurse and physician on the front line of patient care, everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we create great workplaces.

Position Highlights

As a key member of the Aboriginal Health Team, make a difference in the lives of others as you take an active role as a Lead:
    •Promote health and well-being for Aboriginal peoples across the Fraser Salish Region •Using a change management approach, assist in the planning and development of health programs to improve access and utilization of culturally safe health services •Lead discussions in support of the strategic priorities of the Aboriginal Health Plan. •Supervise and manage designated projects across the continuum of care to advance Aboriginal health and wellness.

As the ideal candidate, you have a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant health care discipline as well as five to seven year's recent clinical and progressive leadership experience. Your strengths include knowledge of Aboriginal Health approaches, protocol and cultural issues.

Fraser Health Authority values diversity within the workplace. For this position, we also want to highlight that First Nations, Inuit, or Metis 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 full time position located at our Central City Office in Surrey, BC. Be part of a dedicated team of professionals in a role where you can really make a difference!

Valued Benefits

A career at Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are eminent in their respective fields. We offer a competitive compensation package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.