Calling all Workplace Health Professionals!
The Ontario Healthy Workplace Coalition (OHWC) is once again announcing its call for nominations for the Steering Committee for the 2-year term commencing April 1, 2009- March 31, 2011.
The Ontario Healthy Workplace Coalition serves as a unifying structure across the province, helping to facilitate communication among workplace health stakeholders, coordinating resources to address duplication and gaps, and advocating for the importance of using a comprehensive approach to create healthy and safe workplaces in Ontario.
At this time, we ask that you give serious consideration to all members interested in supporting the development of OHWC as you seek to nominate (and elect) its Steering Committee. For more information on the OHWC's Terms of Reference, Strategic Plan and recent developments go to http://www.ohwc.ca.
The Nomination Process
- Call for nominations will open on Monday December 1, 2008 at 9:00 am and close at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, January 20, 2009.
- Criteria for nomination:
- Candidates and members of OHWC must reside or work in Ontario.
- Candidates must demonstrate commitment to advancing workplace health by confirming organizational permission/commitment to participate.
- Candidates must be able to commit to attend a minimum of six of the eight yearly meetings.
If you have further inquiries about the OHWC, the nomination or election process, please contact Jessica Elgie, OHWC Secretariat at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 416-978-0595.