Executive Director – PrimaCare Community FHT (Paris)

Located in the beautiful town of Paris, ON, PrimaCare Community Family Health Team (PCCFHT) has been providing care for patients since November 2006. We use a patient-centred approach to primary health care that brings together physicians and interdisciplinary health professionals (IHPs) to coordinate the highest possible quality of care for patients. Our team consists of three clinical sites, 6 family physicians, their office staff and FHT team members which include IHP’s and administration support. EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR - Full Time We are looking for an innovative dynamic leader with demonstrated organizational management skills to support the continued growth and development of this Family Health Team. As Executive Director you will report to the Board of Directors and will have the opportunity to support the  strategic plan and develop program service delivery so optimal primary care services can be provided to our community. As Executive Director you will also be responsible:
  • for leading and developing an interdisciplinary team of health care professionals and administrative staff with an emphasis on continuing quality improvement
  • for building and managing collaborative relationships and strategic partnerships internally and with public and private sector organizations, including the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, the LHIN and other health service providers
  • for ensuring that the appropriate infrastructure is in place to sustain a patient focused, collaborative and results-based organization
This key role requires proven operational expertise, business planning and project management skills, and judicious administration of public funds. Our ideal candidate will possess a proven track record of exceptional interpersonal, communication, organizational abilities, and experience working with a Board of Directors. A demonstrated ability to encourage innovation and meaningful collaboration is required. This leadership role requires successful experience in the health care field and proven achievement in a senior management position; you will have a university degree preferably with an emphasis on health or public administration. You have a motivational leadership style, are goal oriented and thrive in a challenging environment. You must excel at managing people in a team environment. Please forward by September 27, 2013 your cover letter and resume via email in confidence to: Joanne Pearson at hr@pccfht.ca. Please ensure your cover letter and resume are in MS Word format or Adobe PDF. We thank all who apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please. The salary for the above position will be governed by the guidelines established for the Family Health Team by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care.