Vancouver Coastal Health

Community Health Worker (Community Health Worker)

Job Description

Job Title:
Congregate Meals Host
Work Site: Home Support - North Vancouver, BC
Status: Casual 
Start Date: As soon as possible
Salary: $19.29 - $20.66 per hour
Hours: Various
Reference#: 173050-lpi

 

Come work as a Congregate Meals Host Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!

 

Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Congregate Meals Host to join the North Shore Home Support team in North Vancouver, BC. Apply today to join our team! Congregate Meals Hosts are a core part of our communities, impacting positively on the quality of life of their clients and patients. 

 

As a Congregate Meals Host at Vancouver Coastal Health you will:

  • Ensure that the overall goals of the Program are met at the assigned meal site and that all safety procedures related to food preparation and serving are met.
  • Provides direction to volunteers to assist with the Meal Program and reports any problems to the Program Manager or designate.

Community Health Workers at Vancouver Coastal Health operate within the context of a client and family centred care model and in accordance with established vision and values of the organization.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education & Experience

  • Grade 10 or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Current Food Safe Level 1 certificate.
  • Valid BC Driver’s License and access to a personal vehicle for business-related purposes, as required.

Knowledge & Abilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to deal with other effectively
  • Ability to organize and set priorities
  • Ability to operate related equipment
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Officer Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Vancouver Coastal Health must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.

Why Join Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH):

WHY JOIN VANCOUVER COASTAL HEALTH?


VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents. At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.

  • Comprehensive health benefits package, including MSP, extended health and dental and municipal pension plan
  • Grow your career with employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities
  • Wellness supports, including counselling, critical incident and innovative wellness services are available to employees and their immediate families
  • Award-winning recognition programs to honour staff, medical staff and volunteers
  • Access to exclusive discount offers and deals for VCH staff

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our goals of creating a great place to work and delivering exceptional care. We acknowledge and accommodate unique differences and ensure special measures are in place so that all prospective and current employees are given an opportunity to succeed.

We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.

Vancouver Coastal Health is proud to be recognized as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers in 2022.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.


***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***

Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.

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