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Director of Care

Park Place Seniors Living - Medicine Hat, Alberta
 

If you are a registered nurse with leadership experience and the passion to inspire my team of dedicated care professionals, I invite you to join us at River Ridge Seniors Village in Medicine Hat. River Ridge is a campus of care providing long term care and designated supportive living to seniors from the region. We are a family owned and operated company established to ‘enrich the life experience of seniors through innovation and creativity’. We are industry leaders in Western Canada who are both dynamic and growing and our strength and success are based on our people’s hard work and commitment to serving our residents and supporting our families.


I am seeking a smart, caring individual who want to make a difference in the lives of seniors while working collaboratively with other like-minded professionals. If you want to be part of a company and a team that makes a positive difference in the lives of seniors, their family, and the community, then I have an opportunity for you right now.


I am currently seeking a special individual as Director of Care. This position requires a star performer who combines compassion, ingenuity, ethics, and business sense along with a passion for delivering outstanding care.


Core Responsibilities


Working collaboratively with the Site Leader, the Director of Care will be based at Rivers Ridge and will also provide some support to my Meadow Ridge Seniors Village. The Director of Care is a professional role model for all staff. Central responsibilities include:
• mentoring of care staff at River Ridge;
• assessment of nursing care
• planning and implementation of programs to meet resident needs; and
• coordination of ongoing education.


For Meadow Ridge, the Director of Care will support ongoing monitoring of care quality.


Qualifications


• Current registration or eligible to be registered with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta;
• A degree in nursing;
• Progressive nursing experience and education; and
• Demonstrated leadership and administrative skills.


The successful applicant will have a minimum of three years’ work experience in nursing management. and a minimum of three years’ work experience in geriatrics OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.


Park Place offers a competitive compensation package, based on qualifications and experience. To apply, please submit your CV , references, and any supporting documentation to hr@parkplaceseniorsliving.com. Ensure your e-mail uses the following subject line: Director of Care for River Ridge.

Executive Director

Father Lacombe Care Society
Jan 31, 2018

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Make a difference everyday…

At The Father Lacombe Care Society, we believe the key to quality care is relationships.  Creating and building relationships with our co-workers, families, residents, families, volunteers, and community partners helps us to build upon a community of quality care, trust and compassion.

The Father Lacombe Care Society is Calgary’s oldest Catholic continuing care provider.  Our rich heritage of elder care, education and social services started over 100 years ago, when four Sisters of Providence from Montreal braved the Canadian West and started the Father Lacombe Home.

Located in the south east Calgary community of Midnapore on the banks of Fish Creek Park, we provide care to 275 residents in two facilities; Father Lacombe Care Center and Providence Care Centre.  We also proudly welcome 85 seniors from the community into our Adult Day Program. 

Role Summary

The Executive Director is accountable to the Father Lacombe Care Society board of directors for the leadership, administration, and management of our two care centers.  With an experienced staff in place, the Executive Director will step in to provide ongoing leadership, management, operational planning, fiscal oversight, and strategic direction to the organization.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Degree in health related specialty and experience in related fields of administration.
  • Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration preferred.
  • Active registration with degree related professional association.
  • Minimum five years health care experience at the Senior Management level.
  • Experience at a management level in a unionized setting.
  • Good understanding of the Catholic healthcare ministry.
  • Good understanding of the healthcare industry including continuing care.
  • Good communication skills, oral and written, with a strong understanding of the principles of interpersonal relations and the ability to direct and coordinate staff activities.

 

In accordance with Alberta Health and Wellness Accommodation Standards all employees will have a criminal record search conducted prior to employment.

 

To be considered for this exciting opportunity please send your resume and cover letter to aclancy@fatherlacombe.ca prior to the application closing date of January 31, 2018.

 

The Father Lacombe Care Society has a long and proud history of working with Calgary`s seniors and their families.  We are Calgary’s oldest accredited Catholic health care provider.  In 1910 Father Albert Lacombe and the Sisters of Charity of Providence had a vision to create a home devoted to the care of everyone, regardless of religion. That vision continues today, as does an unwavering commitment to the organization’s values of compassion, spirituality, justice, excellence and sacredness of life.  For more information about our organization, please visit our website at http://www.fatherlacombe.ca/

We thank all candidates for applying.  Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive; only short-listed candidates will be contacted.  All qualified resumes will be held on file for six (6) months.