Skip to main content

Community Health Representative

Career Posting : Community Health Representative

View All Postings

Type: Full-Time
Term: Permanent
Closing Date: June 28, 2023 5:00 pm


Open to DTFN Members



based in Bushe River


The Dene Tha’ First Nation Health Services department has a position to be filled for a Community Health Representative, based out of the Four Chiefs Complex in Bushe River. This is a full-time position with benefits. Candidate must live in the area as travel is not provided.


Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Promote awareness of various community health services programs.
  • Provide cross-cultural instruction & act as a liaison between health care providers and community leaders and/or members.
  • Provide pre-natal and post-natal support to expectant mothers.
  • Record clients’ health history and provide an assessment of needs.
  • Promote awareness and understanding of immunizations to prevent, monitor and control communicable diseases.
  • Develop, implement, and evaluate community health plans.
  • Assist members and families who have special needs due to physical disabilities and/or psychological conditions.
  • Promote the importance of healthy lifestyles within the community.



  • Grade 12 Diploma.
  • Community Health Representative (CHR) Certificate.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft computer programs
  • Must be dependable and reliable.
  • The ability to speak the Dene language is a definite asset.
  • Class 5 Driver’s license and reliable transportation.


The successful candidate must provide a current Vulnerable Sector check and a Child Intervention check.


Closing Date: June 28, 2023


Send cover letter and resumes to:       Human Resources Manager

Dene Tha’ First Nation

Box 958, High Level AB T0H 1Z0

Phone: 780 926-2786 or fax: (780) 926-5730




We thank all candidates in advance, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.