Paramedic Services Educator
York Region
East Gwillimbury, ON
Position Purpose
Reporting to the Program Manager, Community Development, and under the guidance of the Lead Paramedic, is responsible to assist with community/public education programs and projects; assisting with operational program requirements; supporting community events and public education activities; assisting with scheduling of events; and actively involved in providing information to the general public, community organizations and members of the community; delivering presentations to various age groups; and acting as a representative of York Region Paramedic Services.
Qualifications
  • Successful completion of a College Diploma in Paramedicine, Education, Communication, Public Relations or related field, or approved equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Paramedic and 1 year teaching experience or experience as a Public Educator.
  • Knowledge and demonstrated ability in sound teaching/learning strategies, methods and delivery techniques based on learner styles/needs.
  • Valid Ontario Class “G” driver’s license free of serious offences under the Highway Traffic Act.
  • Demonstrated experience in applying learning principles and ability to communicate with a broad range of ages at community events and in a classroom setting.
  • Annual satisfactory Police Vulnerable Sector Check.
Scheduled Hours
As Required and Varied
Scheduled Shifts
0830 - 1630
How to Apply
Please apply online by November 15, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted via email.
Salary
$37.42 to $40.67 per hour. This is a Union position - CUPE Local 905 (York Region Unit)