EAST AND WEST KOOTENAYS - Full Time
There are approximately 70,000 British Columbians living with dementia, and this number is growing. For every person living with dementia, there are many more people affected, including family, friends, co-workers and other members of their communities. Our vision is of a world without Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias and that world begins with a more dementia-friendly society, where people affected by dementia are acknowledged, supported and included. When you work for the Alzheimer Society of B.C., you help us realize that vision by connecting more British Columbians to the support and education they need at any point on their dementia journey. You help us challenge stigma and change the future for people affected by dementia. You help us show people affected by dementia that they’re not alone.
Working independently and as part of a provincial team, the Support & Education Coordinator/First Link® is responsible for consistent delivery of First Link® programs and services within an assigned region, including referral systems to provide outreach to clients, and delivery of standardized workshops.
This permanent, full-time position is based in Nelson- BC. During the pandemic, this position will work remotely. Some travel within the region is required.
We offer a flexible work environment, including opportunities for a nine-day fortnight and/or the ability to work from home on occasion (this position will work remotely during the pandemic). We also offer:
If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.
EMAIL (Only PDF or Word documents are accepted) your resume and a cover letter that details how your experience and qualifications match this opportunity.
Alzheimer Society of B.C.
300 – 828 West 8th Avenue Vancouver, BC V5Z 1E2
*Posting will remain open until a successful candidate is chosen. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible.
We sincerely thank all applicants for their interest in the Alzheimer Society of B.C. Due to the high number of applications we receive, only applicants who are selected for an interview will be contacted.
To find out more about the Society, our programs, and First Link®, visit: www.alzheimerbc.org
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