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We're Hiring: Administrative Support - Harm Reduction Services - Victoria

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 18:44
Summary of the Position: Grid: 25, $23.07/hour  Work Location: Remote and at 713 Johnson Street, Victoria, BC, V8W 1M8   Hours of Work: 20 hours/week, 4 hours a day, 5 days a week. Specific hours per day to be determined   Start Date: ASAP End Date: November 30, 2020    To Apply: please submit your...

We're Hiring: Harm Reduction Support Worker - Victoria

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 18:38
Summary of the Position: Grid: Grid 34, $25.40/hour Work Location: Travelodge, 123 Gorge Rd E, Victoria, BC V9A 1L1  Hours of Work: 25 – 32 hours a week, specific days and times to be determined   Start Date: ASAP End Date: November 30, 2020    To Apply: please submit your resume and cover letter...

AVI Celebrates our amazing Nurses... featuring Christine Urquhart

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 17:25
Meet Christine Urquhart, HIV Nurse Clinician for AVI Health Centre in Nanaimo.  How long have you been a nurse? I have been nursing for too many years (30+) and have worked in sexual health for more than 16 years now. What brought you to nursing? It’s a long story but my sisters thought I would...

AVI Service Updates – (May 14, 2020)

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 17:22
AVI Service Updates – COVID-19   Campbell River OPS and harm reduction distribution continuing with SD measures (reduction in number of booths etc) Drop-in and groups cancelled PWP offered via phone/email and limited outreach   Courtenay OPS and harm reduction distribution with entry through the...

We're Hiring: Casual Positive Wellness Program Support Worker - Nanaimo

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 12:00
Summary of the Position: Grid: Grid 34, $25.40/hour Work Location: AVI Health Centre, 102-55 Victoria Road, Nanaimo   Hours of Work: Casual/on-call. Shifts are 8:30am – 4:00pm Monday through Thursday.   Start Date: ASAP To Apply: please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@avi.org by 5:00pm...

We're Hiring: Peer Power Educator - Westshore Health Centre

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 11:55
Westshore AVI Health Centre provides healthcare and support to people who have substance use disorders and are living in the Westshore area. Peer Power: Westshore Leadership Training Westshore AVI Health Centre, in partnership with Island Health and Langford City Council was successful in receiving...

We're Hiring: Peer Power Facilitator - Westshore Health Centre

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 11:48
Westshore AVI Health Centre provides healthcare and support to people who have substance use disorders and are living in the Westshore area. Peer Power: Westshore Leadership Training Westshore AVI Health Centre, in partnership with Island Health and Langford City Council was successful in receiving...

We're Hiring: Casual Medical Office Administrator - Westshore

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 11:41
Westshore AVI Health Centre provides healthcare and support to people who have substance use disorders and are living in the Westshore area. During the current COVID 19 pandemic, most patients are not being seen in office and all seen patients are being screened before in-person attendance, and...

We're Hiring: Temporary Medical Office Administrator (MOA) - Westshore Health Centre - Part Time

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 11:32
Westshore AVI Health Centre provides healthcare and support to people who have substance use disorders and are living in the Westshore area. We are looking for someone to cover a Leave but there is potential for a regular casual/on call position for the right candidate. During the current COVID 19...
Dennis ( his Husband), Roy (their dog), and Kevin at Keeha Beach

AVI Celebrates our amazing Nurses... featuring Kevin Hornbrook

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 12:55
Meet Kevin Hornbrook, Registered Nurse with Certified Practice in Sexual Health and AVI Health and Community Services Manager in Nanaimo.  How long have you been a nurse? 6.5 years What brought you to nursing?:  To work with queer and marginalized communities to build our knowledge and capacity to...