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Primary Care Physician – Staff or Long-Term Locum (0.5 FTE)

Position is half time including one remote or virtual session per week – starting June 2024We are seeking a Primary Care Physician who is passionate about promoting health and wellness equity in the Downtown Eastside (DTES) to join the Primary Care team at Kilala Lelum Health and Wellness Cooperative. KL’s aim is to provide healthcare services through a culturally-safe, trauma-informed, member-centered, and harm reduction approach. Please see kilalalelum.ca for more details. The Primary Care Physician will provide comprehensive, collaborative care to an existing panel of about 150 members (patients).Job Summary:The Primary Care Physician (0.5 FTE) will work in an environment dedicated to Indigenous health and wellness alongside and in collaboration with a team of primary care providers, including other Physicians, Nurses, and Nurse Practitioners. This team aims to provide culturally-safe and effective primary care for people of all nations that is both inclusionary and flexible for individuals with mental illness, substance…

Human Resources Coordinator (0.8 FTE)

We are seeking an individual who is passionate about health and wellness equity for Indigenous peoples and committed to culturally safe, trauma-informed care to join Kilala Lelum Health and Wellness Cooperative in the role of HR Coordinator. This person must be highly organized, an effective and thoughtful communicator, and possess a genuine desire to support our dynamic, multidisciplinary, growing staff team in their work as health and wellness providers. The ability to work autonomously, balance multiple priorities and tasks, and remain calm and considerate is vital in our fast-paced workplace. This position requires excellent administrative and interpersonal skills and an understanding of the complexities of working in a nonprofit health centre in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside (DTES).This is an exceptional opportunity for someone looking to hone their existing HR skills within a small administrative team. A willingness to wear many hats and contribute in varying ways is essential!Job Summary:…

Clinic Manager (0.8 FTE)

Note: This is a short-term role (6-12 months) with the possibility of extension.We are seeking a Clinic Manager who is highly organized, able to communicate calmly and effectively, and has experience making informed, strategic decisions in a fast-paced environment. The ability to lead by example, multi-task, and be proactive and adaptable is a must in our dynamic health centre. You will have excellent administrative and interpersonal skills, an understanding of employee relationships and conflict navigation, experience in clinic management, and the desire to work with a team of passionate, multidisciplinary healthcare professionals. This is an exceptional opportunity for an individual interested in and committed to decolonizing healthcare and promoting health and wellness equity in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside (DTES).Job Summary:The Clinic Manager (0.8 FTE), supported by Kilala Lelum’s Leads, Managers, and Administrative positions, will serve as first point of contact for the MOA team and anyone seeking information about…

Program Manager – Cultural Wellness Program (0.8 FTE)

We are seeking a passionate, creative, and community-oriented person to continue to develop and help lead our Cultural Wellness program. Along with coordinating all aspects of our Elder-led cultural wellness services, you will work collaboratively with our Indigenous Health Lead to continuously ground all aspects of Kilala Lelum Health and Wellness Cooperative in Indigenous ways of being. You will have demonstrated leadership in providing culturally-safe, trauma-informed, member-centered and harm reduction services and enjoy moving between supporting service delivery and administration/planning. This is an exceptional opportunity for an individual committed to ongoing innovation and striving for excellence as we work toward promoting health and wellness equity in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside (DTES). Job Summary:The Cultural Wellness (CW) Manager (0.8 FTE) will manage the ongoing development and implementation of our innovative Elder-led cultural wellness services. Our goal is to employ a spectrum of in-clinic and outreach-based activities, as well as outings (land-based teachings, medicine…

Medical Office Assistant (0.6-0.8 FTE)

We are seeking an individual who is passionate about promoting health and wellness equity in the Downtown Eastside (DTES) to join the Kilala Lelum Health Centre as a Medical Office Assistant (MOA) for 3-4 days a week (including Sundays). Kilala Lelum aims to provide access to primary care and Elder-led cultural care to new and existing members of the Health Centre through an outreach-based, culturally-safe, trauma-informed, member-centered, and harm reduction approach.Job Summary:The Medical Office Assistant (0.6-0.8 FTE) is an integral part of KL’s interdisciplinary healthcare team, working in conjunction with primary care providers (Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners), Allied Health professionals (Counsellors, Social Workers, Dieticians), and the Cultural Wellness team (Elders and Knowledge Keepers), to support members’ access to and experience of holistic, wrap-around care within the DTES community. The MOA’s role is to establish and maintain positive and engaging relationships with people living in the DTES, perform medical office duties (including…