Amended - Territorial Privacy Specialist
The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) offers challenging and exciting careers in health and social services delivery and administration in Canada’s North. The Territorial Authority has service locations in communities across the territory and a staff of more than 1,600 serving over 43,000 residents of the NWT and 5,900 residents of the Kitikmeot Region of Nunavut. Challenging work, welcoming communities, and expanded opportunities are some of the benefits offered to employees of the NTHSSA.
The Territorial Privacy Specialist is accountable for working collaboratively with stakeholders to manage and ensure the Health Information Act, the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act, and other relevant legislation that addresses privacy matters are complied with in the delivery of Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority's (NTHSSA) programs and services and is an expert advisor on all aspects of privacy and health information incident investigations.
Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:
Completion of a Bachelor's Degree in a health-health related discipline, law, public administration, or business administration, with a minimum of three (3) years' relevant experience in a policy and legislation setting.
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
YELLOWKNIFE CENTRE 5TH FLOOR
BOX 1320 YELLOWKNIFE NT X1A 2L9
Tel (867) 767-9154 Extension 14106
Fax (867) 873-0445
Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.
Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.
Criminal Records Check
Candidates must provide a satisfactory criminal record check. Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition.
The successful candidate will be required to obtain proof of current up-to-date immunization status.
Diversity and Inclusion
The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace. If you have a disability and you require support during the hiring process, you are encouraged to identify your needs if you are contacted for an assignment or interview so that you may be accommodated during the hiring process.
Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.
Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.
Transfer Assignments may be considered.
Job Opening Information
Job Opening ID # 20678
Closing Date: Open until filled
The salary range for this position is from $49.91 per hour to $59.61 per hour (approximately $97,324 - $116,239.) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $3,700.