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Friday, July 7, 2017 - 12:33
In advance of World Hepatitis Day on July 28th, AIDS Vancouver Island, Cool Aid Clinic, and Tsow-Tun Le Lum Society present a health care and service provider training which will cover addictions medicine, Hepatitis c assessment and treatment, overdose prevention and the impact of trauma on health...

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Friday, July 7, 2017 - 10:54
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Harm Reduction and OPR hours extended in Courtenay

Monday, July 3, 2017 - 08:44
AIDS Vancouver Island in Courtenay now has an Overdose Prevention Room. An OPR is a safe, clean space for individuals to use drugs in a non-judgmental environment.  We are now open on the weekends for harm reduction and OPS in Courtenay. Our Overdose Prevention Room is currently open Monday to...

We're Hiring! Payroll Administrator 

Friday, June 16, 2017 - 12:39
Job Classification: Payroll Administrator Job Summary: The Payroll Administrator ensures the timely and accurate preparation of bi-weekly payroll for 60+ union and non-union employees, as well as completes group benefits, pension, long-term disability and Worksafe BC administration.  Hours of Work...

We're Hiring! Harm Reduction Support Workers (Casual)

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 11:34
POSITION TITLE: Harm Reduction Support Worker, Casual  DEPARTMENT: Harm Reduction Services  SUPERVISOR: Manager- Harm Reduction Services  WAGE RATE: Grid 10 (starting at $21.53/hr)  HOURS: Variable, must have 30 hours/month availability, shifts range between 2:45-10:15pm daily    JOB SUMMARY  Under...

Health Educator (Youth-at-risk focus) 

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 06:31
POSITION TITLE: Health Educator (Youth-at-risk focus)  DEPARTMENT: Health Promotion and Community Development  SUPERVISOR: Manager, HPCD and/or Regional Manager  BARGAINING UNIT: Health Services & Support Community Subsector Association  CLASSIFICATION: Group Facilitator– GRID 10 ($21.53) plus...

We're Hiring! Harm Reduction Counsellor - Indigenous focus 

Monday, May 29, 2017 - 08:55
POSITION TITLE: Harm Reduction Counsellor - Indigenous focus  CATEGORY: Temporary/Full-time  DEPARTMENT: Client Services  SUPERVISOR: Director of Programs  WAGE RATE: GRID 13 ($25.80 per hour)  HOURS: 37.5 hrs per week, some evening work required.  Start date: ASAP, End date: December 31, 2017 ...

We're Hiring! Harm Reduction Support Worker Courtenay/Campbell River 

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 11:28
POSITION: Harm Reduction Support Worker (HIV and BBD Prevention & Harm Reduction) HOURS: Saturday/Sunday: 10:45am-3:15pm (9 hrs/week), 6 month position DEPARTMENT: Health Promotion and Community Development; Courtenay and Campbell River SUPERVISIOR: Manager; Courtenay and Campbell River...

We're hiring! Weekend Team Lead / Harm Reduction Overdose Response Outreach Worker (Courtenay and Campbell River)

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 11:20
POSITION TITLE: Weekend Team Lead (Harm Reduction Support Worker; HIV and BBD Prevention & Harm Reduction)  HOURS: Saturday/Sunday: 10:45am-3:15pm (9 hrs/week), 6 month position  DEPARTMENT: Health Promotion and Community Development; Courtenay and Campbell River  SUPERVISIOR: Manager;...

We're hiring! Women’s Space Peer Mentor

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 11:03
POSITION TITLE: Women’s Space Peer Mentor  CATEGORY: Term- June 7, 2017- March 31, 2018. 4-5hrs/ week on Wednesday evenings (exact hours to be determined).  WAGE RATE: Grid 8 - $18.95/hr  ______________________________________________________________________ JOB SUMMARY The Women’s Space Peer...