Michael Garron Hospital (MGH) is an award-winning hospital and one of Toronto's best-kept secrets. As Ontario’s leading community teaching hospital, MGH has proudly served the diverse, multi-cultural community of east Toronto since 1929 and is known for its friendliness and sense of community within Canada's largest city. Recognized as a leader in workplace wellness and offering a quality work environment focused on learning and development, MGH invests in people to meet their professional goals and to reach their personal best.
Currently we have an exciting opportunity for an individual who wants to advance their career as a
Clinical Resource Leader/Educator, Mental Health
(Temporary Full-Time – Contract ends July 2022)
Reporting to the Director of Mental Health & Substance Use, the Clinical Resource Leader/Educator (CRL) is responsible for ensuring that patient care and services for mental health patients are delivered in accordance with the Hospital’s vision and strategic goals and quality outcomes. The Clinical Resource Leader/Educator (CRL) advances professional practice and clinical care excellence through the design and implementation of educational programs and clinical processes that enable staff to deliver safe, excellent patient and family centered care. The Clinical Resource Leader/Educator (CRL) provides leadership with the Manager of Mental Health Services to ensure patient and staff safety practices are maintained, engages staff in the use of evidence-based best practice, and promotes a culture of continuous practice improvement. The role assures the development and maintenance of clinical competency through the identification of learning and practice development needs for direct care providers (RN, RPN, addictions counsellors, and mental health professionals). The Clinical Resource Leader/Educator (CRL) shares responsibility with the Manager for ensuring mandatory education is provided and staff performance is evaluated. The Clinical Resource Leader/Educator (CRL) also promotes the professional growth of staff, encourages innovative contributions, and coaches team members in critical thinking and the management of complex clinical scenarios. The role collaborates closely with the Manager for corporate change initiatives; realizing the goals of the mental health program and review of staff clinical performance.
0.2 FTE of the role will work in collaboration with the Professional Practice portfolio to support enterprise wide clinical practice and education initiatives with the Clinical Resource Leader team.
As a Best Practice Spotlight Organization Ontario Health Team (BPSO OHT), with the RNAO, the CRL is responsible for championing all aspects of BPSO in their clinical environment in addition to supporting this work at an organizational level.
If you are ready to join MGH, please visit our Careers page at www.tehn.ca > Careers > Career Opportunities to apply to the role
Michael Garron Hospital fosters an inclusive and diverse work environment. We are committed to providing accommodations for applicants upon request at any stage of the recruitment process. Should you require an accommodation, please let us know how we can work with you to meet your needs.
Our diverse staff is our most valued resource.
Compassion, Integrity, Courage and Accountability are the values that set Michael Garron Hospital apart
We have proudly served the diverse, multi-cultural population of East Toronto since 1929, offering an extensive range of inpatient, outpatient and community-based programs and services delivered by more than 2,500 employees and 400 physicians and midwives.
Conveniently located near Coxwell subway station and with easy access to the Don Valley Parkway and Gardiner Expressway, MGH offers a strong sense of community and an admired workplace culture where our people come first.
We’re growing! By 2021, MGH will celebrate the opening of our new eight storey Ken and Marilyn Thomson Patient Care Centre. This transformational project will forever change the hospital and the care it provides to our community.
Join us for an inspiring and rewarding career in healthcare!