Rural Education Coordinator

Yukon
Job description

Blood Ties Four Directions Centre is looking for an energetic and passionate

Rural Education Coordinator

Focusing on rural Indigenous community & sexual health programs with an emphasis in HIV/AIDS, Hep C, Harm Reduction, and sexual health education you will:

  • Design, develop and deliver prevention education workshops and events in rural Yukon communities;
  • Coordinate and engage with rural Yukon Community Health Coordinators and Health Directors to deliver workshops;
  • Engage with rural Yukon community leadership and engage with community stakeholders to achieve health promotion outcomes;
  • Deliver front line advocacy, support and harm reduction programs;

The ideal candidate has:

  • Experience delivering health education programs in workshops or classroom setting;
  • Experience developing community or sexual health programs;
  • Knowledge of HIV & STI’s, Hepatitis C and Harm Reduction;
  • A solid understanding of the social determinants of health and their impact on Indigenous communities;
  • Cultural competence in relation to First Nation people;
  • Communication, organizational and planning skills;
  • Post-secondary training and/or experience in a relevant field

We offer: a dynamic collaborative work environment, starting pay $28 per hour and generous benefits package. This position requires extensive travel to rural Yukon communities.

Open until filled. Your cover letter and resume should highlight all relevant skills and experience.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From $28.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Casual dress
  • Dental care
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Flexible schedule
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Retention bonus

COVID-19 considerations:
All people accessing the agency and attending workshops are required to wear masks. All staff are required to wear masks at work and abide by COVID-19 guidelines, all frontline staff are required to have both COVID-19 vaccinations.

Licence/Certification:

  • driver's license (required)

Willingness to travel:

  • 25% (required)

Work Location: On the road

Blood Ties Four Directions Centre Society

Yukon