Director of Resident Care Jobs in Scarborough, ON at Yee Hong Centre For Geriatric Care

Title: Director of Resident Care

Company: Yee Hong Centre For Geriatric Care

Location: Scarborough, ON

Join Yee Hong’s passionate, growing and committed team as Director of Resident Care. Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care (“Yee Hong”) is one of the largest not-for-profit, culturally-appropriate seniors care organizations in Canada. At several campuses of care and other service locations across the Greater Toronto Area, Yee Hong offers a full continuum of services including active seniors programs, adult day programs, caregiver support services, transportation, meals on wheels, congregate dining, home care, long-term care, and hospice/palliative care.
Yee Hong’s vision is “Seniors living their lives to the fullest – with health, independence and dignity”. In their living setting of choice, seniors and their families are supported to optimize their physical, mental, social and spiritual well-being. Yee Hong also supports other organizations with innovating seniors care through its advisory services, training and learning centre, and research. Yee Hong has been successfully accredited by Accreditation Canada seven consecutive times since it was established in 1994.
As a recipient of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Culture Award in 2020, Yee Hong is committed to innovation, diversity, teamwork, integrity, collaboration and accountability. Our people are the reason our residents and clients receive excellent care and enjoy a high quality of life. Yee Hong’s progressive organizational culture and work environment attract, retain and develop the best staff, volunteers and students. Yee Hong is inviting applicants to apply for this exciting opportunity. We commit to a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace, and offer a rewarding career as a member of our stellar team.
Job: Director of Resident Care
Job Ref. No.: 22/SF/007_IN
Status: Full Time
Core Function:
In consultation with the Executive Director, plans and develops a high quality nursing care service that complies with relevant government legislations, policies and standards, and reflects the organization’s vision, strategic direction and resident centred approach.

Registered Nurse with current Certificate of Competence from the College of Nurses of Ontario; Bachelor’s degree in Nursing; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Minimum 5 years nursing experience, including 1 year experience in Geriatrics, Rehabilitation and Long Term Care Nursing
A minimum of 3 years experience as an RN in a managerial or supervisory capacity in a health care setting, preferably in long term care and in an unionized environment
Current CPR Certificate (i.e., completed within one year period)
A leadership and management style that is innovative, energetic, honest, participatory, empowering and enabling, as well as a talent for team building
Strong conflict resolution skills
Computer literacy required
Previous experience working with budgets
Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills in English; fluency in Chinese a strong asset

Working Condition:

Occasional travel

Interested applicants may indicate their interest, in writing, by sending an email, indicating the job reference number in the subject heading.

Yee Hong is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the bona-fide requirements for the open position. If contacted for this employment opportunity, please advise if you require any accommodation.
Successful applicants must provide a recent satisfactory vulnerable sector police reference check and medical clearance certificate
For current Yee Hong employees, please indicate your Employee Number on the resume

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $106,865.00-$125,732.00 per year

8 hour shift

Work Location: One location

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