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Supervisor, Rehab Best Practice

VHA HOME HEALTHCARE.

Toronto, ON, CANADA

Healthcare Services and Wellness

Creating opportunities for more independence; it’s what people in the community rely on us for and what VHA Home HealthCare has offered for over 90 years. With over 2,500 health care professionals serving clients in eight Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs),  VHA Home HealthCare’s client and family-centered, community-based approach provides rehabilitation support and home support services. Our caring, professional team offers spectacular care to Ontario seniors, families, adults and children living with disabilities or suffering from a chronic or terminal illness, helping them live life more independently, in comfort and with dignity.

 

We are currently seeking a:

 

Full-time 1 Year Contract position—Supervisor, Rehab Best Practice (Toronto Central location)

 

Directly supervises Rehab Service Providers and carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with VHA Home HealthCare’s policies and procedures, and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring and training service providers, evaluating performance, counselling service providers when necessary regarding performance concerns, as well as addressing complaints and resolving problems.The Supervisor, Rehab Best Practice will support a culture of outstanding care and ensure an excellent client experience.

 

Key Areas of Accountability:

  • Reporting to the Regional Manager, you are responsible for the supervision and delivery of occupational     therapy, physiotherapy, speech language pathology, dietary and/or social work services in a  regional area or across regional areas.
  • You are accountable for the quality of services delivered as well as the human resource management of the team you support.
  • Other responsibilities will include quality reviews and performance management of service providers, termination and resignation processing, significant events submissions to the LHINs, incident reporting, participation in management meetings, recruitment, orientation for new Independent Contracted Service Providers, and other duties as assigned.

 

Key Skills, Experience and Behaviours Required for this Position:

  • You are a graduate of a recognized university program in any of the five rehab disciplines (occupational therapy, physiotherapy, social worker, dietetics, speech language pathology)  ideally with a minimum of  five years progressive leadership responsibility, preferably in home and community rehabilitation.
  • Your comprehensive knowledge of service delivery, funding and health care issues in the home and   community health care sector are critically important in this role.
  • You’re an experienced leader, coach and mentor with a track record of developing strong teams focused on quality customer service.
  • Your skill set includes superior ability to meet goals and targets, effective conflict resolution, strong planning and project management and the ability to balance competing priorities.
  • You have proficient time and organizational management skills such as problem-solving, planning, analysis, and evaluation.
  • You demonstrate a commitment to professional development and your computer skills are well developed.
  • You endorse safe workplace practices and have comprehensive knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and RHPA.

 

 

VHA Home HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

VHA Home HealthCare is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse work environment.

If you require an accommodation, let us know in advance.

Accredited with Exemplary Standing by Accreditation Canada.

An RNAO Best Practice Spotlight Organization designate and;

A founding member agency of United Way Toronto. 

 

 

 

 

 

About VHA Home HealthCare

With the help of 2,000 health care professionals, VHA Home HealthCare has been creating opportunities for more independence for 90 years. Serving clients in eight Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs), our client and family centered, community-based approach provides nursing, rehabilitation, personal support and home support services. Offering competitive pay, benefits, flexibility and career support, we're looking for compassionate health care professionals to join our team. Let's continue to provide spectacular care to Ontarians living with disabilities or suffering from a chronic or terminal illness, helping them live life more independently, in comfort and with dignity.

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What it's like to work at VHA Home HealthCare

Supporting health care in Ontario

We are a not-for-profit organization providing 24/7, multi-lingual health care and support services to Ontarians of all ages and levels of need. At VHA, our culture is centered around our clients. We’re a community-oriented, compassionate team who believes in providing the best quality care.

Supporting independence

Our vision is that everyone receives community support and home health care when, where and how they want it, and our mission is to create possibilities for more independence. Our core belief is that care must be client-driven, collaborative and committed.

Supporting an enriching experience

In-home personal support and health care provide a unique and rewarding experience that you won’t find in a hospital. It’s a different kind of care, one that offers clients the extra support and attention they need, and gives you the opportunity to get to know them on a personal level.

A look inside VHA Home HealthCare

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Benefits & Perks

Supporting your needs

At VHA you can also look forward to:

Flexible work schedules Continuous learning Comprehensive benefits package for eligible staff Pension Plan
Supportive team environment Professional development activities Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Supporting your career

You’ll have easy access to supervisors and other members of the team for support and guidance. We’ll also financially support your professional development and help you fit your courses into your schedule. Plus, you and your family can access free counselling and other programs through our EAP.

VHA Home HealthCare Testimonials

Prathipa Balendran
Over the past few months, I’ve learned the importance of having the knowledge, skills and judgement in providing competent and safe care to some of the most vulnerable clients–children. I definitely have to thank VHA for facilitating and supporting my growth as a paediatric nurse. I work with such a wonderful team!

Prathipa Balendran, Registered Nurse - VHA Home HealthCare

Emily Fern
Everyone has been very supportive of me as a new hire and it’s been great to have had so much help getting started. I’m really impressed with all the ongoing learning opportunities VHA provides.

Emily Fern, Occupational Therapist - VHA Home HealthCare

Hannah Mohan
I have really appreciated the support that VHA offers. As a new hire, they provided me with a mentor who has been incredibly helpful as I learn about working in this role.

Hannah Mohan, Occupational Therapist - VHA Home HealthCare

Tsimba (Tina) Vudisa
Every day when I go home I’m so happy because I know that I made the difference in people’s lives. When I’m working with them (clients), the way they’re happy, the way they thank me. I can say that I can make a smile in people’s lives. And each time I can see that, for me it’s so rewarding.

Tsimba (Tina) Vudisa, Personal Support Worker - VHA Home HealthCare

Supervisor, Rehab Best Practice, VHA HOME HEALTHCARE., Toronto, ON, CANADA