Gestational Diabetes Prevention Program Assistant


Indigenous Diabetes Health Circle

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Position Summary

It will be the responsibility of the Gestational Diabetes Prevention Program Assistant to work closely alongside the Coordinator and aid in coordinating front line worker training and administrative duties.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Assist in coordinating the Gestational Diabetes Prevention Program and front line worker training events across Ontario.
  • Fulfill administrative duties as required and any other requests from the Gestational Diabetes Prevention Program Coordinator.
  • Responsible for the preparation of the Gestational Wellness Tool Kit.
  • Able to lift and transport large and small resources.
  • Assist with travel bookings, catering orders and expense claims.
  • Represent IDHC at all functions in a professional manner and with respect to our mission statement and values.
  • Report to Gestational Diabetes Coordinator and ED/PD.

Accepting Applications until:  October 20th, 2017

Salary Range: to be determined based on experience

Employment Period/Status:  To begin immediately – March 31, 2018

Supervision: The Gestational Diabetes Prevention Program Assistant will be under the supervision of Gestational Diabetes Prevention Program Coordinator and report directly to the Coordinator and ED/PD.



  • Minimum relevant college or university degree, with two- (2) years’ work and/or related experience.
  • Established and proven record as a dependable and competent person.
  • Working knowledge of office technology, using a laptop computer for word processing and communications.
  • Knowledge of Indigenous organizations.
  • Co-operative, conscientious, and reliable, with strong skills in planning and work organization.
  • Able to travel with valid driver’s license.

Location: IDHC Head Office 3250 Schmon Pkwy Unit 1B, Thorold, ON

Preference will be given to applicants of Indigenous Ancestry.

For more information, please contact the IDHC head office at the address/phone/fax/email below.


Interested applicants are invited to submit a letter of intent and resume to the Executive Director of the:


Indigenous Diabetes Health Circle

ATTN: Roslynn Baird

3250 Schmon Pkwy, Unit 1B, Thorold, ON, L2V 4Y6

Phone: (905) 938-2915 or 1-888-514-1370

Fax:  1-866-352-0485