Oct 22, 2020Full time
Chief Executive Officer VHA Home HealthCare Location: Toronto, ON, Canada Creating opportunities for more independence; it’s what people in the community rely on us for and what VHA Home HealthCare (VHA) has offered for over 90 years. With over 3,000 health care professionals serving clients in seven Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) in the GTA, London, Ottawa and Durham, VHA’s Client & Family Centered Care community based approach provides nursing, rehabilitation, personal support and home support services. Our caring, professional team offers spectacular care to Ontario seniors, families, adults and children living with disabilities or suffering from a chronic or terminal illness, helping them live life more independently, in comfort and with dignity. A respected and accomplished leader, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is responsible for cultivating a results driven organization and instilling a culture of innovation and service excellence. As advocate for the important role of homecare in the healthcare sector, the CEO will develop and nurture strong collaborative relationships with local, regional, and provincial partners and identify and seek out new funding and business opportunities. VHA is regarded as a thought leader in the broader healthcare system, and the CEO must ensure VHA continues to live up to this recognition. Working with the senior leadership team, the CEO will foster the continuing growth and development of VHA’s workforce delivering ‘best in class’ home and community care. The CEO provides support and counsel to the Board as it carries out its governance functions, including establishing VHA’s vision, mission, core beliefs and strategic plan (2020-2025 Strategic Plan has just been completed). Displaying creative vision and decisive leadership for 7+ years in a senior management capacity, the preferred candidate will bring an excellent understanding of the health and social service system in Ontario to this critically important position. A role model possessing stamina and resilience, unimpeachable credibility and integrity, the new CEO will commit to authentic engagement of staff, service providers clients and families within and across the organization. The CEO is a fiduciary of the remarkable VHA culture which engages and inspires staff to drive best practices, service and process improvements to create better care and a better workplace. A commitment to ongoing education/professional development and a relevant Masters degree is preferred. For additional information, or to apply for this outstanding opportunity, please submit your application and related materials to Pamela Colquhoun ( email@example.com ) Jim Stonehouse ( firstname.lastname@example.org ), or Sharon Iadipaolo ( email@example.com ). VHA Home HealthCare staff are privileged to work with people from all walks of life in their most personal environments. We embrace diversity in all its forms and reflect it in our workforce. VHA Home HealthCare services are available in more than 38 different languages. We are committed to a work environment that is free of racism, prejudice, discrimination and harassment and that supports inclusive client care. If you require accommodation at any point in the recruitment process, please let us know.