Posted Jun 18, 2024Health Prevention Worker



Business: Kanaka Bar Indian Band - Health
Phone: (250) 455-2200
Address: PO Box 610 Lytton V0K 1Z0 Canada




The Health Prevention Worker will work as an integral member of the Kanaka Bar Indian Band Health Team. The position will provide community wellness and education awareness workshops, promote health and wellness activities that align with Kanaka Bar’s cultural values and beliefs for health, intellectual, emotional, physical, traditional, and spiritual wellbeing.

The Wellness Worker role will include, but not limited to:
• Develop and implement community nutrition workshops/programs
• Develop and implement physical activity programs
• Provide diabetes screening and educational workshops
• Promote health and wellness activities
• Provide one on one support services
• Provide support to Health Staff

• Residential Care (Home Care Aide Certificate) with minimum 3 years experience or
• LPN or Health Sciences Degree
• Experience working with Youth and Adults
• Knowledge of social, economic and health issues relevant to First Nations Community
• 1st Aid
• Criminal Record/Vulnerable Sector Check, required
• Valid BC Class 5 Driver’s License

Working Conditions
• Contract Position From July 1, 2024 to March 31, 2025
• 2 days per week (3:00pm to 7:00pm)
• Ability to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends

This will be a contract position based out of Kanaka Bar’s Health Department.
Please submit a cover letter and 3 references along with your resume to:

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