Build your career at the hospital that’s building for the future
Humber River Hospital is committed to revolutionizing patient care for our diverse community. With the opening of our new facility, North America’s first fully digital hospital, scheduled for October 18, 2015, the future is very exciting for our people and programs. And we’re looking for exceptional individuals to join our great team: people who share our passion to deliver excellent, patient-focused, expert care. The Hospital is formally affiliated with both the University of Toronto and Queen’s University.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Practice Leader specializing in Geriatrics to join our Medicine team. The Clinical Practice Leader facilitates and supports continuous learning, professional development, and service excellence through education, coaching and, mentoring of staff and clients.
Reporting to the Program Director and Director of Professional Practice, the Clinical Practice Leader provides leadership and expertise in Senior Care to support quality excellence in patient care by planning, developing, implementing, and evaluating programs.
Consultation with the Program Director, Manager and staff regarding program needs
Modeling clinical skills excellence
Promoting the development of interdisciplinary teams
Needs assessment and program development
Providing orientation and education for acute care medicine
Developing continuing education programs to keep staff updated with new practices, skills and certifications
Facilitating development of multidisciplinary standards of patient care
Collecting, analyzing statistical activities and implementing appropriate interventions on clinical areas
Current RN registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario required
Master’s Degree in Nursing, Clinical focus required
CNO Certification in Geriatrics required
Demonstrated patient/family teaching and staff education
Exemplary clinical skills, knowledge and expertise
Recent and relevant geriatric experience mandatory
Seniors focus education including but not limited to Gentle Persuasive Approach and PIECES courses
BCLS and ACLS certification required.
Experience in adult education principles that address facets of learning needs assessment
The ability to design, deliver and evaluate educational programs
A minimum of three years in an adult educator role
Excellent verbal, written, and computer skills.
Excellent attendance and discipline free record required.
Interested applicants are required to an Application before the closing date.
We thank all candidates that apply but only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Humber River Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and we will accommodate your needs under the Ontario Human Rights Code. Upon individual request, hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application, interview or selection processes, please contact the Human Resources Department for assistance.