Health Outreach Coordinator, Y-Take The Shot  – Full Time, Contract – Marystown YMCA
Wage Range: $50,000/yr
Job Competition #: MTYMCA-HOC-YTTS-EENS

The YMCA has been part of life in Newfoundland and Labrador since 1854. Our charity’s core programs of Health, Fitness, and Aquatics; Child Care and Day Camp; and Employment, Enterprise, and Newcomer Services are offered at more than 20 locations in our communities with an additional 170 points of delivery throughout the province. Our focus on inclusiveness and accessibility means we serve people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities through all stages of life.

Join Our Team

We are seeking a full time Health Outreach Coordinator, Y-Take The Shot (YTTS). Y Take The Shot is a Public Health Agency of Canada/YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador project aimed at addressing a key objective of the Immunization Partnership Fund. Specifically, community-based COVID-19 Education, Promotion and outreach. The goal of the project is to increase the percentage of vaccinated Canadians by developing and facilitating interventions, supports, and program activities that educate, assist, and inform traditionally underserved or marginalized populations.

Job Requirements

  • An undergraduate degree in Health or Social Sciences, Education, or an acceptable combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum three years of relevant education or experience in a lead role.
  • Superior facilitation skills specifically in interventions or supports in programs that educate, assist and inform traditionally underserved to marginalized populations.
  • Commits to assisting participants and self in continuous learning and awareness.
  • Experience working with community partners in a development role.
  • Strong planning, organizational, leadership and communication skills.
  • Demonstrates and promotes a personal understanding of and appreciation for the mission, vision, strategic outcomes and values of the YMCA.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a larger team.
  • Creative, resourceful, enthusiastic, motivational.
  • Acceptable Certificate of Conduct with Vulnerable Sector Check.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, Word and Excel.
  • Valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle.
  • Available to work full-time hours and travel when required.

Benefits of Working with the YMCA

  • Competitive compensation; paid general and annual leave for full time employees, health and dental insurance, matched pension contributions.
  • Enhance your health with a free YMCA membership.
  • Keep your career dynamic through our professional development programs.
  • Work in an inclusive environment where caring, honesty, diversity, respect and responsibility are lived values.

Key Competencies

  • Demonstrates and promotes a personal understanding of and appreciation for the mission, vision, strategic outcomes and values of the YMCA.
  • Adaptable and flexible in ambiguous and unpredictable situations.
  • Commitment to working in a socially inclusive environment responding with sensitivity and personal awareness to the diverse needs of members including visible and non-visible dimensions of diversity.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a larger team.
  • Strong planning, organizational, leadership and communication skills.

The YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We are committed to an environment that is barrier-free. If you require accommodation during the hiring process, please inform us in advance to arrange reasonable and appropriate accommodation. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.