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Health Promoter, Heart Health and Cancer Prevention, Halton Region Health Department

This position is being offered on part-time contract basis from date
of hire until December 22, 2006, consisting of 24 hours per week.
Together with the Halton Community, the Health Department works to  achieve the best possible health for all.

  • A Bachelor's degree in a health related field including health promotion and health education is required.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and work experience in health promotion,
    project management, and community mobilization in a Public Health
  • Knowledge and practical experience in the area of physical
    activity promotion is desirable. Knowledge and practical experience in
    the areas of health behaviour and behaviour change theory, social
    marketing, health policy analysis and policy development is required.
  • Demonstrated skills/ability to build community relationships,
    coalitions and provide consultation to internal and external
  • Strong public relations skills and demonstrated ability to
    communicate ideas effectively verbally and in writing as well as
    well-developed reasoning, analytical and problem solving skills and
    team co-operation.
  • Experience in a computerized work environment with a working
    knowledge of Microsoft Office (Work, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook) is
  • Must have a valid Ontario drivers license and supply own transportation.

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Deadline August 3, 2006