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At Calgary Foothills PCN, we are committed to making our employees’ lives at work rewarding and enjoyable. Want to work in one of our clinics or at head office?

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Group Health Facilitator

Location: Calgary, Alberta

Closing Date: May 30 2019

The Group Health Facilitator works collaboratively with the physicians and healthcare professionals to enable education to patients and providers. The facilitator assists with providing innovative and evidence-based care in a group setting for primary care service delivery.

FTE: casual

The Group Health Facilitator works collaboratively with the physicians and healthcare professionals to enable education to patients and providers. The facilitator assists with providing innovative and evidence-based care in a group setting for primary care service delivery.

Responsibilities

Key aspects of the position may include, but are not limited to:

  • Set up and take down of equipment for classroom
  • Facilitate and guide group discussion, ensuring the class runs efficiently
  • Provide education and support to diverse groups
  • Work collaboratively with physician and other healthcare professionals to facilitate group session(s)

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to prioritize, manage time and be flexible in a dynamic environment
  • Excellent communication, organization and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to successfully facilitate group appointments and classes
  • Ability to work well in team environment and independently

Qualifications

  • Related degree in health or education
  • Experience in facilitating group sessions

If your background matches the qualifications listed above and are looking for an opportunity with a dynamic organization that is making a difference in the community, please submit your resume and cover letter in confidence to careers@cfpcn.ca.

Please submit cover letter and resume in one document.

Please note that only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.

Registered Dietitian

Location: Calgary, Alberta

Closing Date: May 23 2019

Reporting to the Calgary Foothills PCN Health Home Community Team Manager, the Registered Dietitian will work collaboratively with physicians and health team members to support patients who require nutrition advice related to chronic and complex health conditions.

FTE: 1.0, temporary (February 2020)

Reporting to the Calgary Foothills PCN Health Home Community Team Manager, the Registered Dietitian will work collaboratively with physicians and health team members to support patients who require nutrition advice related to chronic and complex health conditions.

Responsibilities

Key aspects of the position may include, but are not limited to:

  • Works out of community and clinical settings as a part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Provides nutrition care through individual and group appointments
  • Determines nutrition priorities through clinical assessment and develops patient centered nutrition care plans
  • Provides patient centered nutrition education and counselling
  • Acts as a nutrition resource for the PCN. Provides evidence-based nutrition information to patients, health team members, physicians and community partners
  • May participate in various stages of nutrition program planning
  • May be involved in quality improvement projects or health initiatives involving community partners and/or and PCN health team members and physicians
  • Collects and maintains data for service indicators, progress reports and evaluations

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Excellent active listening and motivational interviewing skills
  • Ability to work well in a team setting
  • Ability to work well independently
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings/weekends, if required
  • Accepts, implements and evaluates change with a positive attitude
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic, evolving environment
  • Good computer skills are required

Qualifications

  • Completion of a Bachelor of Science degree (including all required dietetics coursework)
  • Completion of an internship program or practicum training program accredited by the Dietitians of Canada
  • Successful completion of the Canadian Dietetic Registration Examination
  • Active or eligible for registration with the College of Dietitians of Alberta (CDA)
  • Three years’ experience preferred
  • Experience working in pediatrics will be considered an asset
  • Experience in primary care will be considered an asset
  • Experience facilitating group sessions considered an asset

If your background matches the qualifications listed above and are looking for an opportunity with a dynamic organization that is making a difference in the community, please submit your resume and cover letter in confidence to careers@cfpcn.ca.

Please submit cover letter and resume in one document.

Please note that only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.