Community Health Representative (CHR) Assistant – Casual On Call

On Call
Lax Kw'alaams, BC
Posted 1 month ago

The Lax Kw’alaams Band has an immediate opening for a Casual and On-Call Assistant CHR to work with clients in their homes, supporting the Health team.

Duties and Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Good connection within the community
  • Assist CHR Program planning
  • Assist with ordering and planning of events and programs
  • Promoting Health Center information in newsletter format
  • Assist advocating for community members
  • Assist in provide pre-natal workshops and pre-natal care to support new mothers in the community.
  • Make home visits to the sick, aged, new mothers and others with health care needs.
  • Assist increating/ updating a client list for all ages, assists in school with immunization and health education. • Distribute health related information and educate with guidance from CHR/CHN
  • Assists and helps manage programs with team
  • Collaborates with other health professionals
  • Assist with water safety checks
  • Advocates on behalf of clients and makes links to various services
  • Provides health information and provides information of health services
  • Sets-up and assists with workshops, clinics, and activities for community development, prevention, awareness initiatives and health education
  • Provides transportation to clients who require it • Addresses safety concerns, ensure environmental health safety
  • Assists with Community Garden
  • Assists with Community Kitchen
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Combination of Education and Certification in Health/ Community considered an asset
  • Computer Office skills preferred
  • Knowledge base in Food skills and Community Health Education
  • First Aid and CPR preferred
  • Good standing in community with knowledge of community members
  • Valid Driver’s License Required
  • Criminal Check Required

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Wages will be $ 24.24 hourly, less biweekly deductions
  • This is a Bargaining Unit position and is open to all genders

Submission Deadline:

  • November 14, 2023
  • Pursuant to Section 41 of the BC Human Rights Code, preference may be given to applicants of Indegenous Ancestry.
  • We invite all interested parties to reply in the strictest confidence to the Human Resources Manager, Email: [email protected]

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