Manager (Coordinator), Veterans Care Program
- 1 position
Veterans Care Program
Parkwood Institute Main - London, ON
The Veterans Care Program provides long term and complex continuing care to Canadian Veterans. As the Coordinator, you will be accountable for the operational needs, resource management and clinical coordination of interdisciplinary care provided on in-patient units. In addition, you will be actively involved in the program transition. An established professional you will act as a coach, facilitator, teacher and provide leadership to engage and support continuous development of the team. You possess highly developed leadership, communication and interpersonal skills and are known as an innovator, enabler and systems thinker. Guided by our mission, vision and values, we rely on your change management, consensus building and conflict resolution skills as you ensure the service needs of our Veterans and families.
- Baccalaureate Degree in nursing or an allied health profession
- Valid registration with an associated professional College
- Knowledge of a Safety Culture in a Health Care Setting in compliance with the OHSA
- Ability and commitment to act as a supervisor under OHSA
- Demonstrated leadership skills including team development, change management, staff engagement and conflict management
- Strong critical thinking and problem solving with exceptional facilitation and coaching skills
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with a wide range of professionals
- Ability to promote the values of shared leadership and interdisciplinary team collaboration
- In addition, the successful candidate will possess strong leadership capabilities including: lead self, engage others; achieve results; develop coalition; system transformation
- Experience in dementia care and management of responsive behaviours
Teaching and Research
- Proficiency in French would be an asset
- Experience in quality improvement and program development and evaluation
- Experience in staffing/scheduling and managing labour relations issues in a unionized environment
- Experience in mental health, dementia care, complex continuing care, geriatric population
- Experience in project management and change projects
- St. Joseph's Health Care London through its affiliation with Western University and Fanshawe College is a leading research and teaching hospital. As an employee of St. Joseph's you will be expected to engage in role related teaching and research activities in addition to any of your clinical duties
- Provide documentation you have received two doses of the Covid-19 vaccine and a written commitment to follow any future Public Health recommendations and St. Joseph's Health Care London policies and processes related to Covid management in the workplace.
- Provide vaccination records or proof of immunity against measles, mumps rubella and varicella (chicken pox)
- Provide documentation of the Tuberculosis skin testing
Posting date: July 29, 2022
Submission deadline: August 25, 2022
Stacy Kearns, Human Resources
Your interest in this opportunity is appreciated.
Only those under consideration will be contacted.