16 Jan Job Posting: Provincial Co-ordinator

Nova Scotia Citizen’s Health Care Network

Job Posting: Provincial Co-ordinator

Formed in 1996, the Nova Scotia Citizens’ Health Care Network’s goal is to stop the privatization of the public health care system, ensure high levels of care, and create a forum for people and communities to discuss issues in health care.

The Network is a coalition of local health committees, community groups, organized labour, faith groups, women’s organizations, students, and individuals dedicated to protecting and extending public health care to include services like pharmacare, dental care, long-term care, mental health care and home care.

The Network is political but non-partisan and receives no government funding.


The Co-ordinator’s primary responsibilities are to:

  • Develop and conduct Network campaigns
  • Educate and mobilize members, organizations and the general public on health care issues
  • Conduct research and prepare policy statements as needed
  • Be a spokesperson for the network
  • Prepare briefs and presentations to government committees
  • Assign tasks and supervise one other staff person

Remuneration is $ 45,000 for a 35 hour work week.

This is a full time term position, for no less than 6 months beginning April 1st or earlier if possible. There is a possibility that this position could become permanent or the term extended.

For a copy of the complete job description please contact: Adrienne Silnicki at asilnicki@canadians.org


Application Deadline February 7, 2013

Please send resume with cover letter to asilnicki@canadians.org. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

NOTE: This is a unionized position with CAW Local 4606