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Health Promoter, Timiskaming Health Unit

New Liskeard, Ontario
Deadline February 25, 2011

(Temporary, Full-Time)  

The Timiskaming Health Unit is seeking a highly motivated individual, knowledgeable in community health
service delivery to join its team of public health professionals. The individual will be expected to plan, develop,
implement and evaluate a range of health promotion and prevention programs.


  • Bachelor's Degree in a health related field or a concentration in health promotion preferred;
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered;
  • Knowledge of public health programming, population-bases strategies and social marketing;
  • Demonstrated skills in: Program planning, implementation & evaluation, health promotion and
  • community development;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;  
  • Experience in community development and the prevention of chronic disease, injury prevention and
  • substance abuse preferred;
  • Willingness to work flexible hours to meet program requirements;
  • Fluency in both official languages is essential.

Applications will be accepted until February 25, 2011. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be
contacted. Please apply to:
Tara McCallan,CHRP
Manager of Human Resources
Timiskaming Health Unit
421 Shepherdson Road
New Liskeard, ON POJ 1PO