Vice President - St. Joseph’s Campus of Care Brantford

  • Promeus
  • Aug 04, 2022
Full time Vice President

Job Description


Vice President, St. Joseph’s Campus of Care Brantford

St. Joseph’s Lifecare Centre Brantford (SJLCB) is leading the way with an innovative concept of health care that combines multiple health care services on one campus. The St. Joseph’s Lifecare Centre Brantford Campus of Care includes Brantford and Brant County’s largest Long-Term Care facility with 205-beds providing a multi-generational place of care, the 10-bed Stedman Community Hospice, and a Palliative Care Outreach Program that delivers palliative care outreach services across the region, in partnership with Six Nations of the Grand River. The St. Joseph’s Brantford Campus of Care is also a host to many community services as noted below. St. Joseph’s Lifecare Centre Brantford is a key member of St. Joseph’s Health System (SJHS), a large and complex health system that spans six different member organizations with multiple acute care sites, long-term care homes, hospices, post-acute, community support services, and home care. SJLCB is supported by St. Joseph’s Lifecare Foundation as well as generous community support which allows for enhanced resident and patient care.

The Position

In their focus on clinical excellence and an exceptional resident experience, the Vice President (VP) will be a passionate advocate for long-term care, hospice, and palliative care as they continue to advance the exceptionality of SJLC, Stedman Hospice, and palliative care programs. An experienced health care executive, the VP will model the organization’s values of collaboration, empowerment, and person-centred care by enabling remarkable performance at the point of care as well as a culture of quality improvement and learning. The VP will champion a Campus of Care model across all clinical operations, supporting integrated leaders across, long-term care, hospice, and palliative care, to leverage opportunities for alignment and partnership. With a demonstrable successful track record in a high performing organization, they will be an innovative change leader whose focus will be on enabling and empowering leaders and staff, leading continuous quality improvement programs, and building community and regional partnerships, all to deliver service excellence, and quality outcomes. 

Key leadership priorities for the Vice President will be to: 

  • Provide strategic and operational leadership regarding care planning, care models, organizational effectiveness, quality improvement, and risk management initiatives.
  • Actively challenge status-quo thinking and encourage others to find innovative methods to improve performance and enhance the delivery of client services through quality improvement and data analytics.
  • Provide mentorship and support to achieve high-performing teams, enable growth through learning and development opportunities, and ensure effective succession planning.
  • Establish strong working relationships with key provincial bodies to support strategic/clinical aspects of SJLCB’s future.
  • Actively collaborate with other providers across the region such as Six Nations Of The Grand River Health Centre, Brant Community Healthcare System, Brantford Brant Ontario Health Team, Home and Community Care Support Services, long-term care, hospice, and palliative care services for local Indigenous communities, and Regional Palliative Care Network as well as other key partners to support care for residents, patients, and communities in the region.


This is an influential leadership role that requires someone that excels at driving quality and clinical excellence in a complex, multi-stakeholder environment. The successful candidate will be a transformative and inspiring leader, and a collaborative team player who will possess the exceptional ability to implement leading practices in long-term care, hospice care and palliative care. In addition, they will have the ideal opportunity to be a vocal and visible advocate of excellence in innovation for all campus clinical operations while contributing to both strategic and operational leadership. In addition to possessing a Masters’ degree, or an equivalent combination of experience and education, the successful candidate will have at least five years of working in either the Director or Executive Leadership role, ideally in the area of long-term care, hospice care, and/or palliative care, or related clinical programs. To confidentially explore this opportunity, please email your resume, quoting the appropriate position title, to Judy Mandelman or Nancy Lismer at  

St. Joseph’s Lifecare Centre Brantford and Promeus Inc. are committed to building an intentionally inclusive environment that engages, supports, and empowers employment equity and diversity in the workplace and communities served. We welcome applications from women, racially visible individuals, people with disabilities, Indigenous peoples, and LGBTQ+ persons.

Job Category

Vice President


Brantford, ON