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Government managers – health and social policy development and program administration

National Occupation Code (NOC): 0411

Government managers in this unit group plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the development and administration of health care policies, social policies and related programs designed to protect and promote the health and social welfare of individuals and communities. They are employed by all levels of government.

Job Duties for Government managers – health and social policy development and program administration

  • Participate in the development of health or social policies by providing advice to senior government managers
  • Organize departmental unit and establish procedures to meet departmental objectives set by senior management
  • Direct and advise health or social policy researchers, consultants or program officers who conduct research, prepare documents or administer programs for individuals and communities in areas such as health and social services, employment and immigration, labour or housing
  • Plan, administer and control budgets for research and administration, support services and equipment and supplies
  • Organize and direct committees and working groups to plan, manage or evaluate health and social services projects and programs
  • Interview, hire and provide training for staff.

Working Conditions for Government managers – health and social policy development and program administration

Work takes place in a typical office setting. This position may be done remotely.

Alternate Job Titles

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  • City Medical Officer Of Health - Government Services
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  • Community Planning Director - Government Services
  • Community Rehabilitation Manager - Government Services
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  • District Manager - Employment Insurance
  • Employment And Insurance Programs Director - Government Services
  • Employment Centre Director
  • Employment Equity Programs Director - Government Services
  • Employment Insurance Regional Manager - Government Services
  • Employment Programs Director - Government Services
  • Environmental Health Services Director - Government Services
  • Family And Children's Services Director - Government Services
  • Family Benefits Director - Government Services
  • Family Services Director - Government Services
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  • Health And Welfare Manager - Government Services
  • Health Care Insurance Plan Director - Government Services
  • Health Care Insurance Refund Claims Director - Government Services
  • Health Education Director - Government Services
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  • Health Programs Assistant Director - Government Services
  • Health Promotion Chief - Government Services
  • Health Services Director - Government Services
  • Health Strategies Manager - Government Services
  • Home Care Services Director - Government Services
  • Homemaker Services Director - Government Services
  • Housekeeping Services Director - Government Services
  • Housing Policy And Development Director - Government Services
  • Immigration And Settlement Director - Government Services
  • Immigration Appeal Division Director - Government Services
  • Immigration Appeals And Litigation Chief - Government Services
  • Immigration Appeals Manager - Government Services
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  • Income Security Regional Manager - Government Services
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  • Inquiries And Services Chief - Employment Insurance
  • Job Training Director - Government Services
  • Labour Demand Analysis Chief - Government Services
  • Labour Regional Director - Government Services
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  • Occupational Training Director - Government Services
  • Office Of Health Promotion Chief - Government Services
  • Professional Development And Employment District Director - Government Services
  • Professional Development Director - Government Services
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  • Rural And Native Housing Services District Director - Government Services
  • Rural Housing Programs Director - Government Services
  • Settlement Programs Director - Government Services
  • Social Development Programs Chief - Government Services
  • Social Planning Director - Government Services
  • Social Programs Administrator - Government Services
  • Social Programs Assistant Director - Government Services
  • Social Programs Development Chief - Government Services
  • Social Services Director - Government Services
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  • Immigration And Settlement Director - Government Services
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