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Regular Part Time Cancer Screening Coordination Advisor, #18-1058

Internal Job Posting #18-1058

Regular Part Time Cancer Screening Coordination Advisor –

Regional ICS Program


Integrated Cancer Screening (ICS)




Regional Cancer Program




30 hours/week


As per pay scale

POSTED: Sept 6, 2018                                                          CLOSE DATE: Sept 12, 2018

If you are interested in applying to this position, please complete a “Job Posting Application for Hospital Employees” form and return directly to Human Resources on or before 11:59 p.m. on the specified closing date.

Job Summary:

The Coordination Advisor, Primary Care and Diversity, works in cooperation with the Regional Prevention and Screening Manager, the Regional Primary Care Lead, the Regional GI Endo Lead and other Clinical Leads to ensure that Primary Care practitioners within the Central LHIN region know and access the most updated screening activities for breast, cervical and colorectal cancers and the cultural sensitivities pertaining to each of these provincial screening programs. Specifically:

• The Advisor interacts with Community Stakeholders and clients within the region to promote cancer screening and achieve the strategic screening goals and priorities of Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) and the Regional Cancer Program (RCP), with an emphasis on Under/Never Screened regions (e.g., newcomers/immigrants, men) and diverse populations.

•The Advisor is responsible for coordinating the Regional GI Endo Data collecting and reporting and the Central Region FIT Implementation strategies;

•The Advisor will use and monitor appropriate social media channels to increase the program’s reach across Central LHIN;

•The Advisor will work with the Coordination Advisor, Health Promotion to develop and implement accessible and culturally appropriate screening activities for the region, using a Peer-Education Model when possible to build community capacity.


·         Undergraduate degree from a recognized post-secondary institution in Health Sciences, Public Health, Kinesiology, Psychology or equivalent is required

·         Master’s degree is preferred

·         Certification in Project Management (PMP) considered an asset

·         Two years of experience in health promotion/behavior change required

·         Experience in evidence-based research, project management and evaluation

·         Experience in applying and evaluating social marketing and media to wide audiences

·         Experience in the application of behavior change theoretical frameworks (e.g., Theory of Planned Behaviour, Health Belief Model, Social Cognitive Theory) to translate knowledge/education into tangible/measurable action

·         Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite imperative; knowledge of other graphic design software and e-technologies is preferred

·         Experience with quality and safety improvement initiatives would be an asset

·         Knowledge of, and experience in, cancer screening programs and prevention is essential; experience in a Regional Cancer Centre or within a Regional Cancer Program is an asset

·         Demonstrated experience in evidence-based research, proposal development and proposal writing.

·         Demonstrated ability to build and sustain strong stakeholder relationships

·         Experience with public presentations and knowledge translation

·         Demonstrated excellent coordination, organizational, problem solving, analytical, and time management skills

·         Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills

·         Proven ability to attend work regularly as per the Attendance Support Policy #HA30 and Procedure #HA35

At Southlake Regional Health Centre, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible environment.  We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the community in which we live and serve, including those with disabilities.  Southlake Regional Health Centre is committed to providing accommodations in all parts of the hiring process.  If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

It is the responsibility of all Southlake Regional Health Centre employees to work in a safe manner and promote health and safety in the workplace.


If interested in applying, please submit a resume and coverletter to quoting the position title, and vacancy# in the subject line.


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596 Davis Drive, Newmarket, Ontario   L3Y 2P9
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