Health Director

Name of organization posting this job/opportunity: 
Kanaka Bar Indian Band
Community / Organization: 
Kanaka Bar Indian Band
Posting Date: 
Friday, October 9, 2020
Closing Date: 
Friday, October 30, 2020
Location: 
2693 Siwash Road, Lytton, BC
Job Status: 
Full Time
Description: 

Kanaka Bar Indian Band has a vision to manage and use its land and resources to maintain a self-sufficient, sustainable and vibrant community. In 2016, Kanaka’s Council adopted an organizational structure to implement this community vision. This new structure separates politics from business, decision-making from implementation, and social programming from “for-profit” activities. With this posting, Kanaka Bar is inviting applicants to oversee Health department. For more information on the community, please review the rest of our website at: http://www.kanakabarband.ca/

Health Director: under the direction of the CEO – Programs and Services, the Health Director will operate as a subject matter expert on health policy, programming and public health in a First Nations context. The successful applicant will champion Kanaka Bar’s holistic philosophy and approach to physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health and wellbeing. The Health Director will coordinate and control the activities of the health and wellness programs provided to the community by designing, planning, implementing, managing, and reporting on such programs. They will provide centralized and strategic focus to promote and protect the overall health and wellness of the community by engaging people seeking or needing specific services.

This will be a full-time managerial position at Kanaka Bar from Monday to Friday with regular reporting to CEO – Programs and Services.

Contact: 
Kathryn Brooks Acting CEO - Programs and Services ceoblue@kanakabarband.ca
Type of opportunity: 
Job Posting
Job Sector: 
Public Administration

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