Positive Wellness Coordinator


Location: Meadow Lake Tribal Council
Program: Health & Social Development

Employment Terms: Full Time
Length of Employment: Permanent
Number of Positions: 1

Salary Range: Dependent on Education & Experience
Contact Email: hrdepartment@mltc.net

Date Posted: 10/31/2017
Expiration Date: 11/17/2017

Employment Opportunity


Positive Wellness Coordinator

Employment Opportunity


The MLTC Health & Social Development Department is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill the full time position of the Positive Wellness Coordinator.

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to assess community needs and barriers with respect to HIV prevention and care. The successful candidate will work with the nine (9) ML First Nations to develop an HIV/AIDS Strategy that is culturally appropriate and specific to the ML First Nations.

Working as part of the MLTC Health & Social Development team, the Positive Wellness Coordinator will build partnerships and provide community education about HIV/AIDS to build community capacity. The Coordinator will also develop and distribute resource materials about HIV/AIDS and evaluate program effectiveness.


Qualifications and Skills:

  • Relevant post-secondary education, preferably in the health, education or human services sectors.
  • Relevant experience that reflects working with HIV/AIDS within the First Nations in community health and community development.
  • Knowledge of current trends, issues and practices regarding HIV/AIDS and sexual health in First Nations communities; knowledge of the ‘HIV Strategy for Saskatchewan 2010-2013’.
  • Experience developing program plans and strategies.
  • Excellent communication, problem solving, time management, and organizational skills.
  • Able to work independently and within a team environment.

 

Interested applicants are invited to submit: A letter of application; resume stating qualifications and employment history; copies of credentials; current RCMP Security Clearance/Vulnerable Sector Check; a copy of valid driver’s license; and a list of three (3) current supervisory references to:

Human Resource Department

8003 Flying Dust Reserve

Meadow Lake, SK

Email: hrdepartment@mltc.net

Phone: (306) 236-5654   Fax: (306) 236-6301

 

 

Deadline:       Friday, November 17, 2017

 

MLTC sincerely appreciates and thanks all individuals for their applications,

however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.