President & Chief Executive Officer - Manitoulin Health Centre

  • Boyden
  • Nov 18, 2021
Full time President CEO

Job Description

President & Chief Executive Officer

Manitoulin Health Centre

Putting patients first, as we lead and collaborate with our partners

Manitoulin Island, located in Lake Huron in beautiful Northern Ontario, is a welcoming four seasons community and the largest freshwater island in the world. The beauty of the island is only surpassed by its rich culture and tradition. Seven First Nations are found on Manitoulin, and the Indigenous history is extremely important to all of its residents. Providing an array of quality health care services, Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) operates two acute care facilities/hospitals on Manitoulin Island - a 16-bed hospital in Little Current and a 13-bed hospital in Mindemoya. MHC’s unwavering commitment to putting patients first is captured in the organization’s strategic directions (2019-2024) - Ground quality in patient experiences; Reflect First Nations culture within our care practices; and Unleash the power of leadership in all of us.

MHC’s Board of Directors is seeking a President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), accountable for the overall strategic direction and operations within MHC. The CEO will lead the ongoing efforts to enhance the indigenous cultural competence of the MHC employees and environment. This position encompasses the responsibility of planning and communication with a broad number of stakeholders internal and external to MHC; across the Manitoulin Region, the North-East, and the Province of Ontario.

With demonstrated success as a senior leader, ideally in a healthcare or not-for-profit setting, the new CEO will have exemplary operational and managerial skills, a deep understanding of health system transformation and an ability to successfully collaborate and partner with a broad range of stakeholders. Possessing a consensus building orientation and respect for diverse views, the preferred candidate will have a strength in guiding, motivating, coaching and developing individuals and teams. Leveraging the strengths of an engaged and committed Board, senior team, staff, patient advisor and volunteer group, the CEO will lead by example and fully embrace the values of the organization – Respect, Passion and Truth.

If you are interested in learning more about this outstanding leadership opportunity or to apply in confidence, please email Jim Stonehouse ( or Pamela Colquhoun (

Manitoulin Health Centre is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

Job Category

Chief Executive Officer, President


Little Current, ON