Prevention and Health Promotion Program South Surrey
Grid 13 ($29.96 - $31.24/hour)
Regular Full Time ( 35 hours/week)
Closing Date: 08/31/23
Supervisor: Wendy Potter, Team Lead
Pacific Community Resources Society is committed to diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from people of all gender identities and expressions, persons with disabilities, Indigenous peoples, and visible minorities.
The South Surrey P&HP Facilitator is responsible for the coordination and operation of primary prevention programs in the community and within elementary, middle and secondary schools in their assigned community. Facilitators will work within a harm reduction framework that utilizes resiliency-based substance use related prevention and health promotion evidence. A broad-based health promotion approach is used in the development and implementation of programs. The goal of our P&HP programs is to provide meaningful and accurate information to the youth to help youth make healthy lifestyle choices and decisions about substance use.
The successful applicant will enjoy working in a variety of settings, doing outreach and working independently in the community. They will be able to have flexible hours as core hours go until 6:00pm and there is the occasional evening and weekend work.
Who We Are
Pacific Community Resources Society (PCRS) is a large not-for-profit agency that serves some of the most vulnerable people in our communities from Vancouver to Hope. We work with youth and vulnerable adults in the areas of education, employment, housing, substance use and mental health, and youth and family support services. We are CARF Accredited and a Certified Living Wage Employer.
Our Vision - Everyone thriving in strong, healthy communities!
Our Mission - To inspire healthy and inclusive communities through leadership and collaboration.
Our Values - Advocacy, Diversity and Inclusion, Empowerment, Service Excellence, Stewardship, Well-being
We are grateful to operate on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territories of the xʷm əθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh), Qw'?ntl'en (Kwantlen), se’mya’me (Semiahmoo), sc̓əwaθən məsteyəxʷ (Tsawwassen), q̓ic̓əy (Katzie), kʷikʷəƛ̓əm (Coquitlam), qiqéyt (Qayqayt), máthxwi (Matsqui) and Stó:lō Nations.
* Eligibility will vary depending on terms and role requirements – details for this posting will be provided on request.
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