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Environmental Tobacco Smoke Project Co-ordinator/Health Promoter,

(Contract Position, Full Time Until March 31, 2001)

Reporting to the Director, Healthy Lifestyles, the incumbent will

participate in the planning, implementation, coordination and evaluation of the Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Project. This includes a needs assessment and media campaign.

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) Behavioural psychology.

Excellent oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and organizational skills. Group facilitation skills. Basic computer skills (WordPerfect 9.0) required and internet use. A valid Ontario driver's licence and a vehicle are required. Previous work experience in community based health promotion preferred. Flexible working hours are required.

Apply in writing not later than 4:30 pm, Wednesday, January 3, 2001 to

Mr. Dale Jackson

Director of Administration

Hastings & Prince Edward Counties Health Unit

179 North Park Street

Belleville, ON K8P 4P1

FAX: (613) 966-9418

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.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all applicants in advance and advise that only those selected for an interview will be


This position is funded by the Ontario Tobacco Strategy.