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Patient Ambassador - Kamloops, B.C.
Location:Kamloops
Facility:NORTH HILLS CARE CENTRE
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Competition #:01577739
Employee Type:PROJECT POSITION FULL TIME
Bargaining Unit:BCGEU
Facility:NORTH HILLS CARE CENTRE
Department:KNC SCREENERS-COVID-COMM
Reports To:MANAGER OR DESIGNATE
Hourly Wage:$19.04 - $21.05
Close Date:AUGUST 06, 2021*
Comments:**Along with your Resume, please upload a copy of your High School Diploma**

Position Summary

Interior Health is committed to supporting the great efforts of our health care professionals due to COVID-19. In preparation for this challenging time, we are seeking Patient Ambassadors throughout the Interior Health region.

North Hills Care Centre is seeking a Project Full- Time Patient Ambassador to join their team! - if you have graduated from Grade 12, plus one year's recent experience....Apply today!


This position performs a variety of clerical duties such as:

• Identifies if a visit is essential by communicating with all people who present at points of entry for the assigned entrance or site by following the script and documentation provided for the role.
• Explains Interior Health entrance restrictions as required and asks self-assessment questions.
• Provides direction to essential patients and the public regarding the locations of various departments and services.
• Follows established communication channels to raise concerns to site leadership.
• Cultivates as safe an environment as possible for those entering the facility, while still adhering to infection prevention protocols and directions, violence prevention, and cultural safety training.
• Maintains records on visitor admissions as assigned.
• Performs other related duties as assigned.

Hours of work: Monday to Friday, Days - 08:00 to 16:00


Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!

Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.
 
Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience:
Grade 12, one year recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Skills and Abilities:
 Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
 Ability to work effectively with others.
 Ability to organize work.
 Ability to operate related equipment.
 Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

*Along with your CV (resume), Please upload All Certificates/Diplomas &/or Transcripts that prove you can meet our Education and Skills & Abilities REQUIREMENT. Certificates/Diplomas/Transcripts must be from an accredited College/University.*

**ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.**


We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT