The Approaches to Community Wellbeing is a regional resource to 31 First Nations Communities. The Approaches to Community Wellbeing provides expertise, support, services, and programming in public health to the region. The program also supports communities in the development, implementation, and monitoring of their own Approaches to Community Wellbeing. The Healthy Living section of the model includes Preventing Infectious Diseases, which looks at preventing the spread of infectious diseases.
Plans and co-ordinates the activities of Preventing Infectious Diseases to increase the time available to the Preventing Infectious Diseases Manager and other members of the Preventing Infectious Diseases team for the management and delivery of the program/services.
Co-ordinates the collection and preparation of material for programming
Typed documents include: letters, memorandums, work plans, reports, administrative circulars, internal instructions and confidential correspondence
Make meeting arrangements, prepare agendas and prepares minutes of meetings.
Proofreads and modifies grammar, spelling and punctuation of all documents before submitting for signatures or mailing
Receives, assesses for information from other departments and staff, made by telephone or in person, and/or refers to the most appropriate person
Answers requests for information, made by telephone or in person, from the general public and other community agencies. Conveys messages to other departments, Preventing Infectious Diseases team members, and outside agencies
Provides receptionist duties for the Preventing Infectious Diseases Manager and Preventing Infectious Diseases team members. Duties include but not limited to screening of telephone calls, taking and conveying messages, scheduling meetings, maintaining scheduling, and providing general information as required
Assembles material for education and/or administrative purposes and distributes as required
Orders and maintains an office supplies inventory for the Preventing Infectious Diseases team.
Maintains the office filing system for Preventing Infectious Diseases
Accesses e-mail for messages or information directed to the Preventing Infectious Diseases Manager, team members and/or self.
Monitors the unit’s schedule to be able to respond to inquiries about staff members availability.
Provides specific unit orientation to new staff members
Designs and produces forms and/or graphs for specific use in relation to the administrative of the project
Inputs data related to Preventing Infectious Diseases services and compiles reports as required by the Preventing Infectious Diseases Manager and/or other team staff
Maintain accountability by working within the program guidelines, by providing regular reports to the Preventing Infectious Diseases Manager and other team members as appropriate
Demonstrate professionalism and accountability by maintaining client and community confidentiality and completing the required documentation
Co-ordinates travel for Preventing Infectious Diseases team members
Cooperates and establishes working relationships with other units of the Approaches to Community Wellbeing.
Other related duties as directed by the Preventing Infectious Diseases Manager
Provide assistance when required and any other duties assigned