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Director of Care - Madonna

 
We're on a quest to find a Director of Care at Madonna Care Community.
 
As a valued member of the team, the Director of Care will help us champion our collective commitment to deliver quality care and fulfill our mission to help residents live fully every day.
 
JOB SUMMARY:
The Director of Care is accountable for the overall management of the nursing department, resident care services and nursing staff based on quality management, legislative requirements and the organization standards.
 
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES (but not limited to):
  • Establishes, implements, manages and improves standards for nursing care, policies and procedures for quality resident care to meet individual resident needs and their expectations involving them whenever possible.
  • Participates in the recruitment, employee and labour relations, orientation, occupational and non-occupational injury/illness, performance management, training, education and other people related functions of the Home for respective department staff.
  • Oversees the management of the RAI MDS Program, including managing RAI Coordinators with support from the Associate Director of Care, to ensure RAI MDS program mandate, standards and resident care needs are implemented effectively and the program is optimized.
    • Ensures staff comply with the Ministry mandated requirements for AIS Proficiency Evaluations.
  • Manages nursing budgets to ensuring sufficient resources and equipment are available.
  • Supports a Resident Advocacy Program though the promotion and respect of the Bill of Rights.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
KEY QUALIFICATIONS (but not limited to):
  • Bachelor of Science – Nursing or equivalent.
  • Registered Nurse with a current certificate of competence from the College Nurses of Ontario.
  • A minimum of three (3) years relevant management or leadership experience in health care, or long-term care home, or head nurse in chronic care or senior management in a health community agency.
  • Successful annual completion of RAI MDS certification as per MOHLTC requirements for AIS.
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support Certification (BCLS).
  • French speaking desirable 
Term:  Permanent
Status:  Full-Time
Posting Open Date:  May 4, 2015
Posting Close Date:  May 11, 2015
 
Interested applicants are encouraged to apply directly to:
Russell Borden
Interim Executive Director
Email: russell.borden@siennaliving.ca   

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005, upon request, support will be provided for accommodations throughout the recruitment process.
 
 
Deadline to Apply: May 11, 2015


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