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A new model of health care

 

Correctional Health Services (CHS) is an integral part of British Columbia’s health care system and the newest service of BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services, an agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority. We provide health services at all 10 Correctional Centres across British Columbia, located in:

 

- Chilliwack, Kamloops, Maple Ridge, Nanaimo, Oliver, Port Coquitlam, Prince George, Surrey, Victoria -

 

Working alongside other health care experts on a supportive and inter-professional team, you will provide quality care for clients and help them live an active life during their time in custody and as they reintegrate into the community.

 

We are looking for talented allied health professionals to join our team and help us improve access to primary health care as well as mental health and substance use support for clients in correctional centres.

 

We have full-time and casual roles available today!

 

  • Concurrent Disorders Counsellor
  • Mental Health & Addictions Coordinator
  • Mental Health & Substance Use Intake Screener

 

This new model of health care provides the opportunity for you to grow your expertise as a primary care provider in an environment where you’re supported from day one, and where leaders and colleagues across disciplines will have your back.

 

Be part of a team where you can live and work in your community, positively influence an incarcerated individual’s journey down a new path, and see the difference you can make as you serve the diverse populations of the BC Corrections system.

 

Generous relocation packages may be available.

 

Apply for a position with us today by clicking on the “Apply Now” button where you can register for the first time or enter your username and password in order to re-access your profile on our system.

 

Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.

 

For more information contact us at chsrecruitment@phsa.ca.

 

PHSA together with BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS) took on responsibility for the delivery of health care services in BC Corrections facilities in October 2017. PHSA is mandated to improve the quality and continuity of care for clients across the province during their time in correctional facilities and as they reintegrate into the community. This will help to improve access to primary health care, as well as mental health and substance use supports, key needs that have been identified not just in BC, but internationally.

 

The Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, manages and evaluates selected specialty and province wide health care services across BC, working with the five geographic health authorities to deliver province-wide solutions that improve the health of British Columbians. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose  

 

PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.

Privacy Policy

Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) respects your right to privacy and takes seriously its responsibilities regarding the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information. Personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act of BC, section 26 (c). The personal information that you provide when applying for a job with PHSA will be used to assess your qualifications and suitability as a potential employee of PHSA, as well as for the purposes of recruitment and onboarding. We may also collect and use additional personal information provided by you or your references in the course of the evaluation and hiring process that will become part of your employment file if you are a successful candidate.

Your information will be shared with our staff on a “need to know” basis. We do not sell or rent the information you provide to us to third parties. However, we do contract with a service provider to assist us in maintaining and managing our databases and to communicate with job applicants. We do not authorize this third party to make any other use of your information. To view the third party vendor privacy policy please refer to https://www.brainhunter.com/EN/Privacypolicy.html.

Under certain circumstances, some personal information may be disclosed pursuant to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act of B.C. For example, where we believe in good faith that the law requires disclosure of such information in response to legal process and law enforcement rights.

If you have any questions about the management of your personal information, please email careers@phsa.ca.