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Environmental Health Promoter, South Riverdale Community Health Centre

The South Riverdale Community Health Centre is hiring one part-time
Environmental Health Promoter, to work 2.5 days per week.

Responsibilities

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

Qualifications

  • Post-graduate degree in environmental health, health, social science,
  • adult education, or a related discipline, 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 in a community
  • based organization particularly in the environmental field.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team
  • environment.
  • Demonstrated commitment to and knowledge of community-based health care
  • and resources.

Deadline: November 24, 2006

Contact

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