Are you a phenomenal communicator and passionate about promoting Indigenous Cultural Safety (ICS)? Do you know how to craft a compelling, clear and engaging story? We are looking for you! Build on your education and experience: * Provide consultation and guidance to internal partners and Fraser Health leaders in the advancement of positive health care experiences for First Nations, Métis and Inuit patients, families and communities. * Lead, plan, develop and implement communication strategies that support Aboriginal Health and ICS programs and initiatives. * Provide a cultural lens to communication efforts, ensuring cultural safety is embedded in our language and public facing materials. * Collaborate with the Aboriginal Health program and members of the Communication & Public Affairs team and engage staff members, patients, and First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities to support cultural renewal and promote a positive corporate image. We will be looking for you to have the following: * Degree in Communications, Public Affairs or a related field. * Five (5) to seven (7) year recent related experience in a communications or public affairs role in a large public sector, health care and/or similarly complex organization. * Knowledge of Indigenous histories, cultures and healing practices is highly valued. This full time position is based at our Central City offices in Surrey, BC , with access to rapid transit, shopping, restaurants, on-site gym and amenities. Here are more reasons to apply: * A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with health care providers who are excellent in their respective fields. * Phenomenal opportunities for support and management roles are available as you advance within the organization. * Competitive salary package, including health benefits coverage. Take the next step in your career and apply today! We can continue the conversation and make a difference. Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.8 million people in 20 diverse municipalities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the unceded and traditional homelands of the Coast Salish and Nlaka’pamux Nations. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care. “Fraser Health Authority values diversity within the workplace. For this position, we also want to highlight that First Nations, Inuit, Metis or Aboriginal ancestry is regarded as directly relevant to the skills and knowledge for excellence in the position. Pursuant to Section 41 of the British Columbia Human Rights Code, preference will be given to applicants of Aboriginal Ancestry.” We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
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