News

Jan 28
2014

SafeCare BC Announces New Executive Director

We are proud to announce Jennifer Lyle as the new executive director of SafeCare BC. As both a practising Kinesiologist and a published author, Lyle brings with her a rich background in health care and a wealth of experience. Lyle will be joining SafeCare BC as the first executive director, after a search that drew […]

Jan 17
2014

Training Needs Assessment Surveys

SafeCare BC is undertaking a training needs assessment to determine the training and resource needs of the long term care sector in British Columbia. The scope of the assessment includes all health and safety training, education and resources available to the long term care sector in British Columbia (Classification Unit 766011). On behalf of SafeCare […]

Nov 13
2013

Search for SafeCare BC Executive Director Continues

Over the last several weeks, the Hiring Committee has been seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Executive Director. Prospective candidates had until Friday, November 8th to submit their application. We want to thank everyone who applied for the position. The posting is now closed. We have received a significant number of applications from […]

Oct 01
2013

BCCPA launches SafeCare BC – Contract signed with WorkSafeBC

After one-and-a-half years of careful planning and discussion, the BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA) is pleased to announce that a contract has been signed with WorkSafeBC to launch SafeCare BC – a new workplace safety association for the continuing care sector. BCCPA President David Cheperdak says “congratulations are in order for all involved in bringing the SafeCare BC vision […]