Position: Clinical Director of Care (RN) – Transitional Unit
Reporting to: Executive Director
Location: Cooksville Care Centre
Hours: Temporary Full Time
Are you an individual that has a passion for making a difference?
At Cooksville Care Centre we are passionate about ‘Making Every Moment Matter.” We are seeking a candidate that shares our values - a person who has a passion to make a difference, who has a strong moral compass and has a commitment to teamwork.
At the Cooksville Care Centre, we are passionate about providing compassionate care for families loved ones, where the residents of our home come before anything else. Our values at Cooksville Care Centre follow a ‘People’ focused Philosophy, Participation Excellence Openness Performance Longevity Efficient Use of Resources. This philosophy can be seen in every aspect and level of our home.
A day in the role of a Clinical Director of Care (CDOC) at Cooksville Care Centre.
The Clinical Director of Care is responsible for the overall provision of care and services to residents, coordination of the quality management program and acts as a resource and coach to staff in various clinical areas.
This role specifically will serve as an inhouse expert on identification and management of responsive behaviours. This dedicated lead will function in a specialty role providing behavioural support expertise to older adults presenting with or at risk for responsive behaviours that may be associated with dementia, complex mental health, substance use and/or other neurological conditions. The CDOC will work as a member of the leadership team within the long-term care home, and in partnership with the Behavioural Support Long Term Care Team Lead and Assistant provide build the capacity of all staff within the home
In conjunction with the Nursing Supervisor, Director of Care and Staff Development Coordinator ensures compliance with legislative requirements (Ministry of Health and College of Nurses of Ontario) and acts as a coach to the nursing staff to ensure best practices are followed.
As a Clinical Director of Nursing, you will be part of our Nursing team, and you will report directly to the Director of Care. This position will be a 12-month temporary contract with possibility of extension. Candidates must be available to work 8:30 to 4:30 p.m., but flexibility will be required (including some evenings and weekends).
This position is responsible for but not limited to:
At Cooksville Care Centre we take pride in our employees, so your qualifications are important to us. We use them to get to know you and see if we are a good fit for each other. The qualifications needed to join our family at Cooksville Care Centre are as follows:
Our organization takes the accessibility needs of employees with disabilities into account during the position summary review process. Employees are required to notify their director manager/supervisor if they have any particular accessibility needs and the organization will work with the employee to address them.
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary