Fracture Prevention Educator

(Osteoporosis Canada)

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Position ID: V-OSH1209 Last Modified: 04 Jan 2019 Last Full Update: 04 Jan 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactCathy Pearcy, Community Engagement Coordinator, Osteoporosis Canada; Phone: 705-761-0223; Email: cpearcy@osteoporosis.ca
DutiesBe trained to conduct education sessions on fracture prevention to seniors at seniors centres, retirement homes and active living programs in Durham Region * help with information tables at health fairs, community festivals and events
More Info Linkwww.osteoporosis.ca
BenefitsGain experience speaking in public and knowledge about fractures in the elderly
ClientsSeniors in Durham Region
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestEducation Support (Tutoring / Instruction) ; Program Coordination / Support
Skills/ExperienceFriendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Post secondary students studying health sciences, nursing etc
Commitment LengthLong Term
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours3 / Month
SeasonsYear Round - Up to 6 presentations per year
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationVarious seniors centres in Durham Region
Number of PositionsDurham Region 
 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckNot Required
Agency Details
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Organization NameOsteoporosis Canada
Office Phone416-696-2663
Toll Free PhoneEnglish: 1-800-463-6842 * French: 1-800-977-1778
Fax416-696-2673
E-Mailinfo@osteoporosis.ca
Websitewww.osteoporosis.ca
Address & Map
1200 Eglinton Ave E, Suite 500
Toronto, ON M3C 1H9
 
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