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Environmental Health Promoter, South Riverdale Community Health Centre

Part-time Maternity Leave (0.5 Fte)
Starting August, 2008
South Riverdale Community Health Centre is hiring one part-time Environmental Health Promoter.  This is a contract position to work 2.5 days per week.


  • Identify community health needs in relationship to the environment.
  • Develop and plan environmental programs
  • Establish relationships with organizations and community.
  • Work on projects to address children's environmental health and indoor air quality.
  • To build individual and community capacity to advocate on their own behalf re environmental health issues.
  • Promote equity concepts and environmental health
  • Coordinate, implement and oversee health education/promotion programs in the Centre.
  • Develop, monitor and evaluate project plans and budget proposals.


  • Post-graduate degree in environmental health, health, social science, adult education, or a combination of undergraduate degree and significant experience.
  • Excellent communication and group facilitation skills, experience and knowledge of health promotion and education, community organizing techniques, and program design, implementation and evaluation.
  • Three to five years' health promotion/education experience

Deadline: August 8th, 2008

For more information see our website: (link opens PDF file).


The Hiring Committee
Environmental Health Promoter
South Riverdale Community Health Centre
955 Queen Street East
Toronto, ON  M4M 3P3