The Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) invites applications for the
position of Youth Advisor, a temporary full-time position to December
Reporting to the Tobacco Control Manager, the Youth Advisor will
develop awareness of government tobacco programs and available
resources by fostering relationships with community partners such as
youth oriented organizations and other community agencies. The Youth
Advisor will work with Peer Leaders, volunteers, and community agencies
in a variety of initiatives with the aim of de-normalizing tobacco use
and reducing tobacco consumption in the Middlesex-London Health Unit
Requirements include a post-secondary Community College diploma or
Bachelor's degree in Child Care, Family, Health Studies, or Recreation
with course work in health and adolescent growth and development.
Preference will be given to candidates with a knowledge of tobacco use
issues and programs, and experience working with youth. Very good
communication and organizational skills are also required. Work outside
of normal business hours is required.
Please apply by Friday, July 14, 2006, quoting posting #OTSYA0606/01 to
Human Resources Department
Middlesex-London Health Unit
50 King Street
London, ON N6A 5L7
Fax: (519) 663-5086
Information concerning applicants is collected under the authority of
the Health Protection & Promotion Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. H-7, as
amended, and will be used to consider suitability for employment.
Only those candidates selected for an interview will be
contacted. The Health Unit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.