Director, Human Resources - Joseph Brant Hospital (JBH)

  • Four Corners Group
  • Burlington, ON, Canada
  • Jan 29, 2018
Full time Director

Job Description

Joseph Brant Hospital (JBH), a 245 bed acute-care hospital in Burlington, Ontario, has been caring for the communities of Halton and Hamilton since 1961. With a focus on quality, patient safety and exceptional customer service, JBH’s 16.00 staff, 175 physicians and 600 dedicated volunteers are committed to serving the health care needs of patients and families of the communities served.  JBH offers a wide range of patient programs and services including Medicine, Surgery, Emergency, Maternal and Child, Mental Health and Rehabilitation/Complex Continuing Care, as well as a number of clinical services such as cancer care, diagnostic imaging, laboratory services, diabetes care, speech language pathology and ophthalmology. 




This is an exciting leadership opportunity to join Joseph Brant Hospital as it enters the next stage in its cultural transformation. Joseph Brant Hospital has recently opened a fabulous new patient tower and is getting ready to launch a new Corporate Strategic Plan along with a new Human Resource People Strategy. Reporting to the Vice President, Human Resources & CHRO, the Director of Human Resources is a respectful, honest, optimistic, and resilient Human Resource Professional who deeply understands how the Human Resources function enables the organization to fully engage its people, and enhances organizational capacity. The successful candidate will be a natural leader, a progressive thinker with high energy, who can influence, inspire and motivate the HR team to deliver on the People Strategy for the Hospital, ensuring all goals and objectives are actioned and realized. 




With a minimum of 8 years of progressive HR management experience, ideally in a hospital or related health care environment, the successful candidate will possess expert knowledge and experience across all functional areas of HR, including employee and labour relations, recruitment, compensation and benefits, health, safety and wellness, HR policy, learning and organizational development. The preferred candidate will possess, at a minimum, an undergraduate degree in Business Administration, or related field, with a speciality in HR Management. A CHRL or CHRP designation is preferred.




Joseph Brant Hospital (JBH) is a visionary community hospital, demonstrating commitment to strong and successful relationships between its patients, their families and its health care teams. Employees are expected to demonstrate our values of compassion, accountability, respect and excellence to our patients, families and each other.




For more information on this outstanding opportunity, or to submit your application in confidence, please contact Jim Stonehouse or Pamela Colquhoun at Four Corners Group.



Jim Stonehouse, Partner


416-593-0900 x2240  


Pamela Colquhoun, Partner


416-593-0900 x2070 

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