Community Health Representative / Worker - Indigenous Health

Health Promotion/Public Health
Alberta Health Services
ALB00109654 Requisition #
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  • Classification: Community Health Rep/Worker
  • Union: AUPE AUX
  • Department: NZ CDL CHC Disease Inj PrvCntl
  • Primary Location: Elizabeth Settlement CHS
  • Multi-Site: Not Applicable
  • FTE: 1.00
  • Posting End Date: 23-AUG-2019
  • Employee Class: Regular Full Time
  • Date Available: 02-SEP-2019
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 2
  • Shifts per cycle: 10
  • Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Weekends
  • Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
  • Minimum Salary: $23.57
  • Maximum Salary: $28.54
  • Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Required
Required Qualifications:

Completion of Grade 12.

Additional Required Qualifications:

Some post-secondary education. If part of a registered profession; registration in good standing with applicable governing body essential. 5 years’ work experience with Indigenous people. Knowledge of the diversity of Indigenous cultural and political structures. Experience working in a culturally diverse environment. Demonstrated ability and comfort with coaching and teaching individuals and groups. Effective oral and written communication skills. Evidence of strong interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to solve routine and standard problems. Evidence of initiative, flexibility and strong commitment. Demonstrated punctuality, adaptability, discretion and confidentiality. Must be able to take part on developing and maintaining respectful professional working relationships within AHS and with Indigenous clients, families, and communities.

Preferred Qualifications:

Degree in humanities and/or social sciences. Ability to speak an Indigenous language. College certificate/diploma in related health care discipline, such as Community Health Representative, Social Work, and Nursing (If part of a registered profession—registration in good standing with applicable governing body). Equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Please note:

All postings close at 23:59 of the posting end date indicated.


Alberta Health Services (AHS) is committed to ensuring the safety of staff and patients and requires all NEW employees to provide a satisfactory criminal record check (CRC) and/or Vulnerable Sector Search(VSS) prior to the start of their employment. The CRC/VSS must be specific to the role at AHS and must be dated no more than 90 days prior to the date on your written offer from AHS.

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