Recruitment for Board of Directors - Scarborough Health Network

  • Mirams Becker
  • Apr 06, 2021
Volunteer Board/Committee Members

Job Description

Scarborough Health Network

Recruitment for Board of Directors

Across their three hospitals and eight satellite sites, programs and services are designed around the needs of one of Canada’s most vibrant and diverse communities. Scarborough’s population is 59% new Canadians and more than 70% are visible minorities. This diversity makes Scarborough a rich cultural tapestry. SHN is proud to be a community-affiliated teaching site for the University of Toronto, and a partner with a number of other universities and colleges, helping to train the next generation of healthcare professionals. 

With a once-in-a-generation opportunity for healthcare in Scarborough, SHN is committed to transforming the health experience for patients and families. In partnership with SHN Foundation, the Health Network is about to embark on an unprecedented $100 million capital campaign which will raise the necessary funds to propel SHN into the future.

Scarborough Health Network Board of Directors is a volunteer body that plays a key leadership role in setting policies and visioning for the hospital and the delivery of healthcare in the community. Scarborough Health Network seeks to recruit up to four (4) experienced independent directors.

Based on the current skills mix of the Board, there is a need for experienced Directors who have experience in the following areas:  

  • Accounting, Risk, Audit and Investment
  • Digital strategy/technology/big data/ enterprise analytics
  • Business, Venture capital and business transformation
  • Regulatory and public policy

While not critical, ideal candidates would be current or former residents of the broader Scarborough geographic community. We aim to recruit Candidates who reflect the diversity of our patients and community.

In addition, candidates will possess strong knowledge and experience in governance, strategic planning, political acuity & advocacy and inclusion, as well as demonstrated alignment with the values of SHN.

To apply online, please visit

For a conversation in confidence, please contact Penny Mirams at 647-395-0176.

Job Category

Board/Committee Members


Scarborough, ON