CancerCare Manitoba located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is a provincial agency which provides clinical and academic services and leadership for cancer control and the treatment of blood disorders. We invite applications for the position of:

365 - 21 Primary Care Coordinator - Repost

Community Oncology Program – MacCharles

Competition #: 365-21

Closing Date: January 18, 2022

  • Term
  • Part-Time
  • (0.5 EFT)

ASAP – Anticipated 3- year Term (may expire with two weeks’ notice)


Reporting to the Community Oncology Program Manager, the Primary Care Coordinator’s main purpose is to support activities related to education and engagement of primary care providers throughout Manitoba. The Primary Care Coordinator will be responsible for planning, coordinating, facilitating and evaluating the delivery of professional development activities and strategies. These initiatives support and promote shared care and continuity of care between CCMB and Primary Care. Some travel within Manitoba may be required.



  • Baccalaureate degree in Health Sciences, Social Sciences, or public administration. A combination of equivalent education and experience may be considered
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in program planning, instructional design or event planning
  • Supervisory or leadership skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of adult education and professional development principles
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate, liaise with, health professionals across the province
  • Experience in the continuing education of health professionals
  • Must be skilled in working with the internet, Windows platforms and Microsoft programs including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Forms and Planner
  • Must be able to work in independent and team environments
  • Experience using web-based communications and video-conferencing, such as MB-Telehealth and Microsoft Teams/Zoom.
  • A valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle when required
  • Available to work occasional evenings and weekends
  • Must have satisfactory employment record
  • Must be legally able to work in Canada

Will be assessed during the interview process:

  • Must have strong problem solving, critical thinking, and organizational and time management skills
  • Must have strong written and oral communication skills, including public speaking and presenting, as well as strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrated facilitation and presentation skills
  • Must be able to establish and maintain positive and effective working relationships with all levels of staff, the general public, and various stakeholders and partners


  • Knowledge of qualitative and quantitative program evaluation
  • Knowledge of provincial Primary Care practice models and provincial initiatives
  • Knowledge of Manitoba’s health system
  • Experience with newsletter and promotion coordination


  • Experience working with communities and rural areas
  • Education and/or experience in project management
  • Ability to speak French

Salary: Non-Union (compensation based on qualifications)

Additional Information:

Direct care workers are required to either be vaccinated for Covid-19 or to participate in on-going regular Covid-19 testing pursuant to Orders made under The Public Health Act C.C.S.M. c. P210.  Successful applicants will be notified at the time of offer of the applicability of this requirement for this position.


This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.

CancerCare Manitoba is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free recruitment processes and work environment. If you are contacted by CancerCare Manitoba regarding a job opportunity or testing, please advise if accommodation measures must be taken to enable you to apply and be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

We thank all that apply and advise that only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Please submit a detailed cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements for this position along with a current resume which references the Competition Number to:

CancerCare Manitoba
Human Resources Services
675 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E OV9