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We're Hiring: Health Promotion Educator (Men's Wellness Program) - Nanaimo

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 10:06
Summary of the Position: Grid Level:  31, $24.29/hour Work Location: AVI Health Centre, 102-55 Victoria Road, Nanaimo Hours of Work: 28 hours per week, Monday through Thursday Start Date: July 20, 2020 End Date: March 31, 2022 To Apply: please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@avi.org by...

We're Hiring: ICM Harm Reduction Support Worker - Victoria

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 18:24
Summary of the Position: Grid: Grid 35, $26.19/hour Work Location: 713 Johnson Street, Victoria, BC, V8W 1M8 Start Date: ASAP Hours of Work: 37.5 hours/week – Monday through Friday from 9:00am – 5:00pm End Date: This is a temporary position covering a leave, the end date will be...

A huge thank you to the Victoria Foundation for emergency funding support during COVID-19!

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 11:21
A huge thank you to the Victoria Foundation for emergency funding support during COVID-19! With the funds we have been able to; increasing social work hours to increase availability for support, referrals, and assistance with applications purchasing water, snack food and fresh fruit to distribute...

AVI Celebrates our amazing Nurses... featuring Corey Ranger

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 18:39
Corey Ranger, AVI Nurse, Consultant for VICCR, and Project Manager for BCcampus How long have you been a nurse? Since 2011 What brought you to nursing? I knew that I wanted to help people but didn’t know the right avenue to do so. My mom is a nurse so I took a chance on it. As soon as I learned...

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...