Employment Opportunity: Vaccination Clinic Indigenous Outreach Worker

Southern Chiefs’ Organization

Employment Opportunity

Vaccination Clinic Indigenous Outreach Worker

Term position to September 30, 2021
*shorter terms available for post-secondary students

 

Locations: Covid-19 Vaccine Supersites and pop-ups across Manitoba including Brandon (1 position) and Dauphin (1 part time)

A great summer employment opportunity to assist in the vaccination effort 

Salary: $23.50/hour
Anticipated Shifts: Days, Evenings, Weekends
Full time and part time employment available

Position Overview

  • Collaborates and partners with other services across various health, social service and community sectors to support access to vaccination
  • Promotes vaccination clinics and shares awareness materials with other stakeholders
  • Facilitating transportation to vaccination sites as needed
  • Distributing information on vaccination to community organizations
  • Supports the completion of consent forms as required
  • Provides support as needed
  • Provides translation where possible

Service Delivery Skills, Expertise and Experience

  • Minimum two years of experience working in Indigenous community
  • Experience providing outreach

Critical Skills

  • Proven knowledge and ability in relationship-building, critical thinking, decision-making, problem-solving and conflict resolution skills

Focus on Results

  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and focus work-related activities to effectively and efficiently achieve service goals and produce expected results/outcomes

Interdisciplinary Team, Collaboration

  • Proven ability to work within an interdisciplinary team environment with respect, professionalism, cooperation, sensitivity and cultural awareness

Communication

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and proficiency in the use of computer systems
  • Proficiency in an Indigenous language an asset

Qualifications

  • Satisfactory Criminal Record check

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATION IS: Open until filled

*Please note applications will be reviewed daily, and hiring will be done on an ongoing basis until all positions are filled.

Please submit cover letter, resume, and three work related references to:

Human Resources
Southern Chiefs’ Organization
1572 Dublin Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 0L4
Fax: (204) 946-1869 | humanresources@scoinc.mb.ca

We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected will be contacted for further consideration.

*Please note that resumes without a cover letter explaining why you are a good candidate for the position will not be considered.