Director of Operations – Eastern Counties
Carefor Health & Community Services
Carefor Health & Community Services is a not-for-profit registered charity that provides a variety of home health care and community support services to clients and caregivers across the Champlain region.
Carefor’s core programs and services in the Eastern Counties include community support services, respite programs, palliative care, and end of life care. We also provide befriending programs, caregiver support, Diners' Clubs, elder abuse prevention programs, in-home exercise programs, and transportation programs.
We are seeking a Director of Operations to lead our Eastern Counties division, located in Cornwall with satellite offices in Hawkesbury, Alexandria, Lancaster, Winchester, Finch and Ingleside.
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, you will be responsible for the overall operation of Carefor’s Eastern Counties Division, overseeing the planning, direction, implementation, and delivery of all Carefor programs and services in the Eastern Counties.
In collaboration with the Board and Senior Management Team, you will be a key participant in the development of strategic plans and will work with the other members of the Senior Management Team to advance Carefor’s strategic directions and initiatives.
Specific responsibilities include:
The Ideal Candidate
As an ideal candidate, you hold a Baccalaureate or Master’s degree in Business Administration, Health Care Administration, or a related Field and have a minimum of 5 years of senior management experience.
You have strong leadership and interpersonal skills and an ability to manage external relationships including contract management, negotiations, financial management, conflict resolution, and general stakeholder/external relations.
You have demonstrated an ability to work collaboratively with stakeholders and partner agencies to advance organizational priorities.
You have a strong knowledge of community health care policies, standards, contracts, and partnerships and have experience working with stakeholders in the delivery of community health care and support services.
You are comfortable with financial management and control, with experience creating and managing budgets.
At Carefor Health & Community Services, we provide services for people of all ages and all stages of life. Our charitable, not-for-profit home health care organization stands by the same mission we've had since 1897, allowing us to proudly offer a wide variety of accessible home care and community support services that meet the individual needs of the communities we serve.