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St. Joseph's Health Centre

Director of Care



Company Information

St. Joseph’s Villa

St. Joseph’s Villa is a128-bedlong-term care homeproviding the higheststandards of residentcare.  Ourapproachtoholistic care respects the unique needs and fosters the spiritual,physicalandemotionalwell-being ofeach ofourresidents.  Weareafaith-basedorganization guided bycorevaluesofService, Integrity, Dignity and Excellence withafocusonacultureof caring.Ifyoufeelthatyouareagoodfitfor our organization, please apply!

Job Description

The Director of Care is responsible for the quality of clinical care provided to residents by the nursing staff.  He/she leads and directs the clinical team to ensure that services and care are provided in conformance with all legislative, regulatory, organizational, accreditation and sponsor requirements.  He/she guides and works collaboratively with the inter-professional team, residents, and families regarding resident-centred care and related issues.   The Director of Care participates as a management team member to ensure the establishment and maintenance of a work environment conducive to staff/team development and a home environment conducive to resident comfort, safety and wellbeing.



  • RN Diploma or Degree with current CNO Registration

  • at least three years of experience in a management/supervisory role in a Long Term Care environment

  • solid clinical background and expertise with at least five years of front-line nursing experience in a long term care (preferably) or hospital setting (including at least one year of RN experience in the long term care sector)

  • extensive knowledge of the Long Term Care Homes Act and regulations

  • proven ability to work collaboratively and serve a leadership/mentorship role in an interdisciplinary team environment

  • proven ability to facilitate and manage change, and to be flexible, innovative and creative

  • excellent communications skills for interaction with residents, families, staff, the MOHLTC, community partners and the general public

  • knowledge of RAI/MDS and Nursing Restorative processes, programming and coding is an sset

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St. Joseph's Health Centre
Posting Date: 10-Mar-2017Nursing/Healthcare Permanent, Full-Time $77,649 - $91,365/yr 1 ASAP
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