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Palliative Care Program Assistant

Palliative Care Program Assistant

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Job Description

Job Title: Palliative Care Program Assistant
Work Site: Lions Gate Hospital - NS
Status: Temporary Full Time 
Start Date:As Soon As Possible
Salary: $24.22 - $24.22 per hour
Hours: 0800-1600
Reference#: 099954-mhs


Reporting to the Program Manager, provides clerical and administrative support to the Palliative Care Program Team.


Education & Experience

  • Grade 12.
  • Graduation from a recognized secretarial program, including a recognized course in medical transcription plus three years recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Ability to type 45 w.p.m.
  • Ability to operate related equipment.
  • Ability to organize work.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.

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

***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the 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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