Rise Community Health Centre – F/T or P/T Perm FP Needed!

Collingwood Neighbourhood House (CNH) is a not-for-profit Society serving the Renfrew-Collingwood neighbourhood of East Vancouver.  CNH’s mandate is to promote the well-being of the Renfrew-Collingwood community by providing leadership and working collaboratively with individuals, families, agencies and other groups to develop and support inclusive, innovative, sustainable initiatives and services that respond to the community’s social, educational, economic, health, cultural and recreational needs.
RISE Community Health Centre (CHC) is the newest department of Collingwood Neighbourhood House.  RISE is a brand new, community-based CHC that is part of the Primary Care Network strategy and funded by the Ministry of Health.  RISE supports the health and well-being of Renfrew-Collingwood residents who are facing barriers to achieving health by offering community-based primary care and health promotion services.  Specific populations of focus include Newcomers, LGBTQ2S+, Indigenous, Isolated Seniors, Youth, people experiencing Homelessness, those working in the Sex Trade, and those experiencing Mental Health and Substance Use issues. Services are delivered by a diverse interdisciplinary team, working in partnership with other Collingwood Neighborhood House departments and partnering agencies.
This is an incredible opportunity be part of the inaugural RISE CHC team, where you will work with committed and passionate professionals in the provision of integrated, high quality, holistic health services.  This is also a chance to be a leader in the implementation of the new provincial Community Health Centre policy.
JOB OVERVIEW
We are seeking a Family Physician to join Collingwood Neighbourhood House’s new Community Health Centre Team.  This position is for a full service family physician (excluding obstetrics or hospital work), providing care in clinic, client’s homes and outreach settings.  The Family Physician will work as part of an interdisciplinary team with Nurse Practitioners, Community Health Workers, Registered Nurse, allied health, Medical Office Assistants and more.  The Family Physician will be a staff of Collingwood Neighbourhood House, reporting to the management team (Director, Clinical lead and Clinic coordinator).
APPLICATION PROCESS
Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada, with priority given to Canadian Citizens and permanent residents. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application. As per the Collingwood Neighbourhood House Human Resources Policies and Procedures, all factors being equal, first priority will be given to qualified local applicants.
Equality of opportunity and diversity is important to us. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability.
PLEASE SUBMIT A COVER LETTER AND RESUME TO:
Sandra Bodenhamer
Director (acting), RISE Community Health Centre
Collingwood Neighbourhood House
5288 Joyce Street, Vancouver, BC, V5R 6C9
Email: risechc@cnh.bc.ca
Please quote reference HC01-20-4
CLOSING DATE: Open until filled
APPLICATIONS WITHOUT A COVER LETTER WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.

 

 

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