Community Living BC

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Community Living British Columbia (CLBC) is a Crown corporation responsible for arranging supports and services for adults with developmental disabilities and their families. CLBC staff strive to advance the vision of Communities of belonging, lives with connections. More than just a job, CLBC is about compassion, commitment, contribution, collaboration and community.

The Role:

As a Privacy Practice Analyst at CLBC, you will independently undertake technical analysis functions, consulting with senior staff on projects within identified sectors or portfolios. This role functions within delegated authority under FOIPPA (Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act) and the principles of administrative fairness and common law. The position interacts with and maintains relationships with, a wide range of internal and external contacts.

You will support the Manager's role in ensuring that CLBC complies with its requirements as a separate public body under FOIPPA. This includes but is not limited to:

  • Ensuring that privacy requirements are met and in responding to FOIPPA requests
  • Responding directly to individuals, families about complaints related to the way their personal information has been handled
  • Providing information to the Director, Quality Assurance on trends in practice to promote improvements
  • Communicating with external bodies as needed to ensure appropriate responses to requests
  • Providing practice support and advice to field staff on privacy or information requests
  • Providing and/or arranging for training or practice forums for CLBC staff

Other responsibilities include:

  • Serving as the subject matter expert to CLBC's business units by providing support and guidance to CLBC managers, staff and service providers related to privacy and information requests
  • Leading and coordinating investigations of privacy incidents by responding to, and managing information incidents and privacy breaches including investigations, notifications, and developing follow-up recommendations
  • Monitoring and continuously improving CLBC's program inclusive of developing policies and procedures including standards, forms, and agreements that support CLBC's privacy initiatives
  • Monitoring news, events, laws and regulations, and communication compliance requirements to various stakeholders.
  • Collaborating with Regional Operations, Information Management, Human Resources and various teams to support CLBC's privacy during program development to support compliance with new and existing policy and procedures

The ideal candidate has:

  • Expert knowledge of FOIPPA, including information access, the release of information, and implementation of control technologies as they apply to privacy information contained in electronic and non-electronic media
  • Ability to interpret privacy concepts and requirements in light of diverse business functions and operational activities
  • Knowledge of CLBC internal processes, policies and programs to understand practice issues as it relates to privacy and access to information
  • Exceptional critical thinking skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Extremely responsive and able to manage competing priorities
  • Strong knowledge of the MS Office, ability to build and maintain a database and use appropriate software to redact information from documents


  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Human Services, Law, Public Administration, Information Management, Communications, or a related degree
  • A minimum of three years of experience in a senior policy/program analyst position, with at least one year of focus on privacy within a complex, organizational environment
  • One year minimum of focus on privacy within a complex, organizational environment is preferred
  • CIPP (Certified Information Privacy Professional) designation is preferred

Benefits: You will receive a comprehensive benefits package:

  • extended health and dental
  • a BC Public Service Pension plan
  • generous vacation and special leave to help you achieve work/life balance
  • flex days/modified work week
  • paid parental/adoption leave
  • life insurance, salary protection for sick days, and if needed, long-term disability
  • Wellness supports, including an Employee and Family Assistance Program, and a health and wellness incentive program.
  • Professional development programs provide continuous learning and the opportunity for professional development and skill-building

Location: This position must work from our Vancouver Head Office. Utilizing a hybrid working model, this position combines on-site office work with work-from-home flexibility.

Additional Info:
This position is posted to fill a new vacancy
Term: Regular / Full Time
Classification/Salary: Social Program Officer R27 / Starts at $72,724 annually

The health and safety of our team and communities is paramount to CLBC. Accordingly, we require anyone joining our team to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination.

Closing date: Open Until Filled

Apply now! Submit a resume and cover letter through our online application system to the attention of Jaimie Willows. Resumes received by other methods will not be considered.

Successful applicants are subject to a Criminal Record Check (Criminal Records Review Act)

Note: An eligibility list for internal candidates may be established. This list is shared with the Labour Management Committee.

Community Living BC is an equal opportunity employer.

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