Manager, Women & Child Care

  • Grey Bruce Health Services
  • Oct 02, 2019
Full time Manager

Job Description

Full-Time, Permanent


Posting #285-19


Reporting to the Director, Surgical Services & Women Child Program, the Manager, WCCU is responsible for the programs of the Women Child Program including labour and delivery, pediatrics, intensive care nursery and perinatal care. The Manager, WCCU provides leadership, direction and educational opportunities to ensure the delivery of quality services. Other key responsibilities include responding collaborating with hospital leadership and medical staff to ensure the continuous improvement of the WCCU program, responding risk and quality concerns.


  • Ontario College of Nurses registration
  • Baccalaureate degree in Nursing; Current CPN (C) certification, Master’s Degree is an asset
  • Minimum two years of supervision/management experience
  • Five years working experience in a women and child care unit, with progressive leadership experience.
  • Knowledge and experience with the BFI
  • Experience in a unionized setting
  • Excellent leadership, problem-solving, decision-making and interpersonal skills
  • Self-directed and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to provide leadership and direction to a team of staff
  • Leadership abilities to involve and motivate a team of diverse professionals in achieving desired results
  • Excellence in working with a team and community partners
  • Excellent communicator with staff, physicians, families and community partners
  • Commitment to teamwork
  • Commitment to continuous professional development and continuing education
  • Available for regular assignment of Hospital Administrator On-Call responsibilities (assigned on a rotating basis to cover evenings and weekends)
  • Recent satisfactory performance and attendance record
  • Knowledge of and adherence to GBHS “CARE” behaviours (Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, Excellence) and LEAD (Lead by example, Empower, Achieve results, Develop others)
  • Advocates and supports a culture of patient safety and demonstrates an understanding of how the department service and assigned responsibilities contribute to overall patient safety at GBHS through patient safety knowledge, skills and attitudes

If you have any questions about our processes or career opportunities at Grey Bruce Health Services, please contact Human Resources for assistance.  In order to be considered for this position, please submit a complete cover letter and resume to the Human Resources department via email, fax, or mail:

Fax: 519-372-3949
Mail: 1800 8th Street East, Owen Sound, ON N4K 6M9

Phone: 519-376-2121 extension 2014

Grey Bruce Health Services is an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace for all.  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  All information is collected for recruitment purposes only and will be held in strict confidence.

Job Category



Owen Sound, ON