|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|BC Children's Hospital Foundation||Contract - Full Time||Experienced (Non-manager)||N/A||2019-02-11||2019-03-03|
Project Associate, Children’s Healing Experience Project
Full-Time, Temporary (~14 month contract)
What we do
At BC Children’s Hospital Foundation, we’re on a quest to help ensure every kid in the province receives the best health care imaginable. As a fundraising organization, we inspire communities and people to support BC Children’s Hospital, along with its world-class research institute, mental health facility and rehabilitation centre.
Our work makes a profound difference. From helping get the boldest research ideas off the ground to supporting the most advanced equipment, together we are pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in children’s health care. This is no small task—which is why we’re looking for passionate people to join our team and help propel our mission forward.
What you’ll do
Since the Teck Acute Care Centre at BC Children’s Hospital (BCCH) opened, BC Children’s Hospital Foundation (BCCHF) has witnessed the tremendous impact purposeful art has on kids, families and health care professionals alike. The Children’s Healing Experience Project (CHEP) was the first integrated art program of its kind in Canada that included curated and purposeful art such as murals, sculptures, interactive displays and more that helped create a true healing environment for BCCH’s young patients and families. BCCHF has embarked on another CHEP for Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children with its unique patient populations in mind.
BCCHF has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and detail orientated Project Associate to join our team on a maternity leave contract for the Children’s Healing Experience Project. Reporting to the VP, Strategic Partnerships, the Project Associate will be part of a small team dedicated to this project.
More specifically, this role will:
What you bring
As the successful candidate, you are a big picture thinker who is exceptionally organized and talented at moving forward a complex, multi-pronged and diverse project. To have built these skills, you have a minimum of three years experience in project coordination, likely gained in a large organization or working on a large, complex project with many key stakeholder groups. Completion of project management courses or a certificate is considered an asset.
In addition, you would bring the following skills and experience:
We believe that anything is possible. And that permeates every action we take. As a team, we push ourselves to constantly aim higher in our work. We try new things and challenge the status quo. We respect each other and act from a place of compassion in everything we do.
While we take our work seriously, we’re also big on taking care of our team. We offer perks like a nine-day fortnight schedule and flexible hours, topnotch health and dental benefits, and a commitment to professional development.
We think it’s a pretty amazing place. Others agree—we’re proud to say that we’ve been recognized as one of BC’s Top Employers for nine years in a row.
Seem like the right place for you? Join us and help kids shine. Apply online at www.bcchf.ca/careers by March 3, 2019.