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COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AND HEALTH PROMOTION OFFICER,




As part of its mandate, Cancer Care Ontario manages the province's eight regional cancer treatment centres including the Kingston Regional Cancer Centre. We are seeking to fill the following position:



CCOR Community Development and Health Promotion Officer



You will develop and co-ordinate the supportive care and prevention and screening Networks of Cancer Care Ontario for cancer patients and their families in S.E. Ontario. You will work under the general direction of the Head, Regional Supportive Care Network and Head, Regional Prevention and Screening Network.



The successful candidate will have a Bachelors degree in health promotion, education or a health-care related discipline. A minimum of two years' related experience in health-care or a related field is required, along with current clinical knowledge of supportive care issues as they relate to oncology. Knowledge and skills in some of the following areas are required: epidemiology, community needs assessment, program planning and evaluation, data management, health promotion including community development, social marketing, health education, behaviour change education and healthy public policy development. Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities, excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, and a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively are mandatory. You are well organized and have a working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet and database applications. A valid Ontario driver's license and access to a vehicle are required.



Qualified individuals are invited to forward resumes, by May 14,1999, to:



Mr. Alastair Lamb,

Director, Management Services,

Kingston Regional Cancer Centre,

25 King Street West, Kingston, Ontario K7L 5P9.

Fax: 613-544-4967