Lead Organisation: Réseau Santé en français de la Saskatchewan (RSFS), Saskatchewan Network for Health Services in French (provincial NGO).
Position Details: Contract position, Full-time equivalent (37.5 hrs/wk)
Contract term: 1 year with possibility of renewal; Start Date: immediately
Salary: Remuneration will be commensurate with experience and education
Workplace location: University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon
The Healthy Start / Départ Santé is a provincial and bilingual initiative, funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada, whose goal is to increase opportunity for regular physical activity and healthy eating in early years settings throughout Saskatchewan and in New Brunswick. The project includes evidenced-based findings to measure the impact of the Healthy Start program. The Healthy Start evaluation component, includes both outcome and process assessments to determine the overall impact of the Healthy Start intervention, as well as to evaluate what works best in enabling early learning centres to increase physical activity and healthy eating in the daily lives of young children (specifically 3 to 5 years of age). It also consists of a Social return on investment study.
The coordinator will report to the Principal investigator in collaboration with the Project Manager, the Evaluation Committee and is accountable to the RSFS (lead organization). The coordinator will engage and collaborate with the Evaluation Team to implement the annual Healthy Start Evaluation plan and responsible for the following:
Please apply in writing with a cover letter and attach current resume/curriculum vitae (preferably by email) to: Gabrielle Lepage-Lavoie, Project Manager
RE: Healthy Start Evaluation Coordinator
220-308, 4th Avenue North Saskatoon, SK S7K 2L7
Fax : 306-664-6447 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Application deadline: October 2, 2017
Position Start Date: as soon as possible
- Director (SK)
Every daycare should get Healthy Start training. My staff said that they all benefitted from the training and could apply what they learned right away. The training delivery was engaging and motivating. It was one of the best workshops they have attended!