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has been provided by:


The City of Peterborough Community Grant Program,

The Ontario Association Of Chiefs of Police and,

The Peterborough Lakefield Police Services Board


 


Ongoing funding for the Peterborough Drug Strategy

has been provided in part by:

The Ontario Trillium Foundation


 

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Written by Administrator   
Tuesday, 31 May 2011 13:40

 

Hiring:

 

PROP Project Coordinator

Event Coordinator (p/t)

 


 

Hiring: PROP Project Coordinator

 

The Peterborough Drug Strategy (PDS) is a collaboration of organizations from the Peterborough area who come together with the goal to mitigate the harms associated with substance use. We are currently recruiting a Project Coordinator for our Peterborough Regional Overdose Preparedness (PROP) project. Please visit our website at www.peterboroughdrugstrategy.com.

 

Position Description

The PROP Project Coordinator is responsible for coordinating and implementing all aspects of the project logistics with a focus on creating a local online opioid information hub; organizing information sessions and training; working with stakeholders to distribute and have access to naloxone; as well as program evaluation.

 

Required Skills

-       Relevant post-secondary education

-       Minimum 2-4 years of project coordination experience in a health or social service related field

-       Experience working on issues related to substance use, social determinants of health, harm reduction and/or health promotion

-       Proven ability to work independently with minimal supervision, take initiative and perform well in a community based organization.

 

Complementary Skills

-       Writing website content and overseeing site development

-       Design and/or collaborate to create promotional materials

-       Familiarity or experience working in Peterborough City and County

 

The successful candidate will be hired as an independent consultant for 35 hours per week from September 2017 to March 31, 2018 at a rate of $30/h+HST. The successful candidate will be required to complete a Police Check.

 

Please send your resume and cover letter in one file to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Applications are due by noon on August 14th, 2017. Please include the position in the email title.

 

 

PDS is committed to providing accessible employment practices in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Should any applicant require an accommodation through the application, interview or selection process, please contact at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 


 

Hiring: Event Coordinator (Part-time)

 

The Peterborough Drug Strategy (PDS) is a collaboration of organizations from the Peterborough area who come together with the goal to mitigate the harms associated with substance use. We are currently recruiting an Event Coordinator for our Question of Care project. Please visit our websites at www.peterboroughdrugstrategy.com and www.questionofcare.com.

 

Position Description

We are piloting a new model for our Question of Care project and we need an experienced event coordinator to take the reigns. The pilot will run this Fall 2017 and will offer six workshops that are each two days in length. You will be responsible for coordinating all logistics, including securing the space, registration, catering, implementing the course evaluations as well as working with the trainer.

 

Required Skills

-       Minimum 1-3 years of similar event coordination experience

-       Proven ability to work independently with minimal supervision and take initiative

 

Complementary Skills

-       Experience working on issues related to substance use, social determinants of health, harm reduction and/or health promotion

-       Experience working in a non-profit environment

 

The successful candidate will be hired as an independent consultant for 10-15 hours per week from September 2017 to December 2017 at a rate of $25/h+HST. There is a possibility of an extension based on the results of the pilot. The successful candidate will be required to complete a Police Check.

 

Please send your resume and cover letter in one file to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Applications are due by noon on August 14th, 2017. Please include the position title in the email subject line.

 

 

PDS is committed to providing accessible employment practices in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Should any applicant require an accommodation through the application, interview or selection process, please contact at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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