Employment Opportunity – Health Director

Update: Deadline has been postponed to October 8th.

Binche Whut’en seeks to fill the position of Health Director. The successful applicant will have a history of demonstrated dynamic leadership in a health, education or social service First Nation organization serving rural aboriginal people.
Education and Experience:

    • Post secondary education in Health Administration, Public Health or related field
    • Minimum two years managerial experience including supervision of staff, preferably in the Health Care field
    • Experience or education in Health Program Planning, Administration and Evaluation
    • Experience developing, monitoring and maintaining budgets
    • Experience and/or education in developing policy, strategic plans, work plan, community health plans and annual reports
    • knowledge of aboriginal culture, and the ability to integrate traditional and mainstream practices as a central and vital part of all health service delivery
    • Ability to collect and interpret Health related statistical data and to prepare reports
      knowledge and skills in developing and implementing emergency response planning procedures
    • Strong proposal writing skills
    • knowledge of first Nations funding agencies
    • Ability to work in a team environment
    • Ability to maintain and promote client confidentiality
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and other related computer software
    • Valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License
    • Own reliable transportation
    • Salary: Commensurate with knowledge and experience

Deadline for applications: October 8, 2019
Please send cover letter, resume and 3 references to:
Band Manager
Binche Whut’en
PO Box 2039
Fort St. James, BC V0J 1P0

Email: manager@binche.ca

Fax: 250-648-3636

• 2 years (Required)
• Diploma or equivalent (Required)
• Binche Whut’en
• Class 5 (Required)
• British Columbia (Required)
• English (Required)

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