Exercise Specialist
Aspen Primary Care Network - Westlock, AB

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Contract position: 0.5 FTE - one position for Westlock, Alberta and one position for Athabasca, Alberta. Possibility of one candidate covering both communities, equating to a 1.0 FTE equivalent contract position.
Starting October 1, 2014 to March 31, 2015 (possibility of extension)

The role of the successful contractor(s) with the Aspen PCN will be to support the delivery of primary care services in collaboration with family physicians and other health care providers as part of a patient-centered, multi-disciplinary health care team, along with
1. Working with our Alberta Health Services partners in each community in the provision of the exercise portion of a Respiratory Rehabilitation program, and
2. Developing and implementing group exercise programs designed to meet the needs of a specified group of patients with chronic disease

Knowledge, Skills and Attributes:
- Personal Fitness Training Certificate/Diploma of Kinesiology Degree is required
- Current certification through AFLCA, CSEP-CPT, or CEP or CanFit Pro
- Current Health Care Provider CPR required
- Knowledge and skills in health education (individual and group)
- Effective interpersonal and communications skills
- Ability to take initiative and be accountable
- Effective decision making skills

Visit website: www.aspenpcn.ca
Fax resume: 780-349-5070