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Clinical Director of Care

Wellington Park Care Centre Burlington, ON

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Do you have a passion for making a difference? 

At Wellington Park Care Centre, we are passionate about ‘Making Every Moment Matter.” We are seeking a candidate that shares our values - a person who has a passion to make a difference, who has a strong moral compass and has a commitment to teamwork. 

Making every moment matter is about improving all the things that make life enjoyable. Things like making someone feel better, making connections with them or for them with other residents, showing them a new song or even just giving them something to look forward to. 

At Wellington Park Care Centre, we are passionate about providing compassionate care for families’ loved ones, where the residents of our home come before anything else. Our values at Wellington Park Care Centre follow a ‘People’ focused Philosophy, Participation Excellence Openness Performance Longevity Efficient Use of Resources. This philosophy can be seen in every aspect and level of our home. 

Since Wellington Park Care Centre opened, we have offered a community within a community that people were happy to call ‘home’. We pride ourselves in this community connection, our philosophies and the feeling of comfort that can be felt as soon as the door opens. 

 

Responsibilities of the Clinical Director of Care at Wellington Park 

At Wellington Park Care Centre we believe in continuous learning, and therefore you will be placed under high expectations to continue to grow personally and professionally in your role. The Clinical Director Of Care is responsible for providing care to our residents directly and indirectly through our nursing team. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Providing ongoing communication with the Director of Care,

  • Provides a cheerful and energetic environment for the nursing team that supports growth and development,

  • Directs the implementation and review of relevant company policies, procedures and processes required to meet government legislation and industry standards,

  • Ensures all residents receive care and services according to their needs,

  • Monitors the quality of nursing services and administers long term strategic plans for nursing,

  • Implements goals and objectives to achieve the corporate vision for resident care,

  • Ensures risk management process is adhered to by reviewing staff and resident incident reports, monthly indicators, Public Health Inspections, Ministry of Labour  inspections, Accreditation reports, etc.,

  • Ensures nursing team works in a safe workplace environment through the implementation of safe work practices and service guidelines,

  • Recommends and participates in the termination of nursing staff according to facility policies, procedures and collective agreements,

  • Ensures appropriate documentation and maintenance of records including resident health records, personnel records etc,

  • Delegates clinical and managerial responsibilities as well as provides direction and leadership,

  • Assists with the development of succession plans and identify employees with growth potential for development.

 

Qualifications:

At Wellington Park Care Centre we take pride in our employees, so your qualifications are important to us. We use them to get to know you and see if we are a good fit for each other. The qualifications needed to join our family at Wellington Park Care Centre are as follows:

  • A positive mindset, as well as a connection with our values,

  • Ability to demonstrate a comprehensive knowledge of nursing and health care practices as they relate to long-term care legislation,

  • Must have demonstrated sound skills and knowledge of providing person-centred care in accordance with established standards, policies and procedures of the MOHLTC and the home,

  • Knowledgeable of the Residents’ Bill of Rights and respects and promotes these rights,

  • Effective communication skills and the demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively is essential,

  • Effective customer service skills and a demonstrated commitment to working with seniors are required, Registered Nurse with a current Certificate of Registration from the College of Nurses of Ontario, in good standing,

  • Demonstrated ability to meet professional clinical infection protocols, 

  • Ability to deal with responsive behaviour,

  • Basic computer skills are a must,

  • Demonstrated commitment to learning and continuous improvement,

  • Must have a clear vulnerable sector screen police check (within 6 months), TB 2 Step test results, evidence of flu shot and must be able to provide three work references.

  • Negative COVID-19 test results.

How to apply?

Please submit a resume, cover letter, and references. We look forward to speaking with you, and making every moment matter!

Our organization takes the accessibility needs of employees with disabilities into account during the position summary review process. Employees are required to notify their director manager/supervisor if they have any particular accessibility needs and the organization will work with the employee to address them.

 

Company Description
Wellington Park Care Centre is located near Downtown Burlington, just steps away from local shopping and restaurants. Our accredited home has been serving 132 long term care residents in our community since 1974.

We are proud partners with our local hospital, Joseph Brant Memorial, and the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant LHIN, which supports our Restore program. This 19-bed program offers rehabilitation and support to patients from the hospital, until they are strong enough to move back into their own homes.

Our long term care staff provide excellent care, and all employ the Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) approach with dementia and Alzheimer’s residents. Additional specialty programs include advanced wound care, physiotherapy and restorative care.

Wellington Park Care Centre

Wellington Park Care Centre is located near Downtown Burlington, just steps away from local shopping and restaurants. Our accredited home has been serving 132 long term care residents in our community since 1974. We are proud partners with our local hospital, Joseph Brant Memorial, and the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant LHIN, which supports our Restore program. This 19-bed program offers rehabilitation and support to patients from the hospital, until they are strong enough to move back into their own homes. Our long term care staff provide excellent care, and all employ the Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) approach with dementia and Alzheimer’s residents. Additional specialty programs include advanced wound care, physiotherapy and restorative care.

Address

802 Hager Ave

Burlington, ON
L7S 1X2 CAN

Industry

Healthcare

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