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Health Promotion Worker at Blood Ties Four Directions in Whitehorse

Posted on Mar 15, 2013 in Healthcare & Social Services

Hourly Wage/Annual Salary

$20 to $25/hr

Hours per Week

Full-time (35-40 hours)



About this Job

Blood Ties Four Directions Centre is looking for an energetic, passionate Health Promotion Worker

If you’re interested in the field of Community & Sexual Health, HIV, Hep C & Harm Reduction Health Promotion, we’re interested in you!

This challenging and rewarding position involves:

•Development & delivery of community & sexual health programs with an emphasis in HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C & Harm Reduction health education in a variety of settings and populations;

•Coordination & delivery of special events, volunteers and fundraising activities;

•Delivery of front line advocacy, support and harm reduction programs;

The ideal candidate has:

•Knowledge of HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C and Harm Reduction as a philosophy and practice;

•Solid understanding of the social determinants of health;

•An understanding of Yukon First Nations history and culture;

•Experience working in community or sexual health education or development;

•Developed communication, organizational and event planning skills;

•Some post-secondary training in a relevant field

We offer: a dynamic collaborative work environment, $38,457 to $47,793 salary and generous benefits package. A statement of qualifications and job description is available through Blood Ties by e-mail at, by phone at 633-2437, or in person at 307 Strickland St, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 2J9

Please submit resume and cover letter in person or via email by

Thursday March 28, 2013

This job was posted on Mar 15, 2013 and will be removed on Mar 28, 2013

All applications must be received before Mar 28, 2013

Blood Ties Four Directions

Please Contact: Patricia Bacon


Phone: 867-633-2437


Address: 307 Strickland St., Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 2J9

To apply for this Job

Submit Resume and Cover Letter by March 28, 2013 EMAIL: Mail or in-person: 307 Strickland St., Whitehorse, YUKON, Y1A 2J9