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Health Promoter, Chronic Disease & Injury Prevention, Hastings & Prince Edward Counties Health Unit

Job Posting
Internal (X)
External (X)
Date: May 1, 2009
Position Title: Health Promoter - .5 FTE Permanent (2.5 Days per Week)
Classification: CUPE
Division: Chronic Disease & Injury Prevention
Location: Belleville
Closing Date: Friday, May 29, 2009
Commencement Date: Monday, June 15, 2009

Position Summary

Reporting to the Director, Chronic Disease & Injury Prevention, the incumbent will participate as part of an interdisciplinary team in the planning, implementation and evaluation of the Chronic Disease & Injuries Prevention program to meet the requirements of the Ontario Public Health Standards, 2008. This position will be assigned to physical activity promotion.


A baccalaureate degree in health promotion/education or a baccalaureate degree in a health related discipline in which the applicant has successfully completed full courses in each of the following areas:

a) Health Promotion principles including community development and social marketing;
b) Program planning and/or program evaluation;
c) Epidemiology;
d) Behaviour psychology.

Excellent oral and written communications skills. Strong interpersonal and organizational skills. Group facilitation skills. Computer skills and use of the internet is required. A valid drivers licence and use of a vehicle are required.

Normal Working Hours: 8:30-4:30, Flexible working hours are required.

Apply in writing to or to:

Mr. Scott Elder
Manager of Administration/Human Resources
Hastings & Prince Edward Counties Health Unit
179 North Park Street
Belleville, Ontario K8P 4P1

Please Quote Job Posting #09-07 on your application.

The personal information submitted on resumes and applications for employment is collected under the authority of the Health

Protection and Promotion Act, RSO 1990, Chapter H.7, and will be used to determine their eligibility for employment. Questions concerning this collection of personal information should be directed to The Freedom of Information & Privacy Co-Ordinator at the above address.