Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre University Student Intern Internship in Barrie, ON

Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre

Branch Barrie ON CA

University Student Intern
Barrie, ON

Experience with social media technologies. The student will be a key contributor to the Prevention,….

Job Description:
The student will be a key contributor to the Prevention,
Screening & Education Team and function in supporting
key players in multiple areas, including health
promotion in the area of cancer prevention and
screening, along with staff and patient/family
education. The position entails work in the Regional
Cancer Program, in the community and with relevant
stakeholders, such as local schools, the public health
unit, and other cancer-related organizations (i.e.
Gilda’s Club, Canadian Cancer Society). The individual
may oversee a group of youth peer leader positions that
work to promote health as it relates to cancer

Job Requirements:Education:

  • High School graduate
  • Currently enrolled in a post-secondary program (i.e.

health promotion, nursing, health science)


  • Experience with computers is essential
  • Experience working effectively in a fast paced


  • Experience working on health promotion/education


  • Experience with youth engagement and empowerment
  • Experience with social media technologies
  • Graphic design experience considered an asset


  • Keen interest in prevention, screening and education

in the context of the cancer system

  • Creative and innovative skills to address health


  • Able to work in both independent and team-based


  • Excellent written and verbal communication essential
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage sensitive

and confidential scenarios and information

  • Proven demonstration of workplace excellence shown by

commitment to strong job performance and attendance

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Internship
Location: Barrie, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-01-24
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