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With an interdisciplinary workforce of over 50 people working across two sites and in the community, staff at the Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre (GBACHC) contribute a broad range of skills, expertise, compassion, and talent. They are dedicated participants in patient/client care. If our vision, mission and values speak to you, please consider joining the team!

The GBACHC is an equal opportunity employer providing a safe and healthy environment that inspires teamwork, respect for the individual, collaboration, and professional development.

Current Employment Opportunities

Nurse Practitioner - 0.5 FTE

Position Summary

The Nurse Practitioner (RN-EC) role provides primary care services to individuals, families, and the community.

As a part of the Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre (GBACHC) interdisciplinary healthcare team at both Grand Bend and Hensall sites, the RN-EC plays a key role by independently performing the following functions:

  1. Diagnoses and manages minor episodic and stable chronic illnesses commonly seen in primary care.
  2. Provides wellness care to adults, adolescents, children, and infants.
  3. Provides inclusive walk-in care.
  4. Consults with members of the clinical team as appropriate.
  5. Collaborates to develop, implement, and adjust patient care plans.

Accountability

The RN-EC reports to the Director of Primary Care and Chronic Disease.

Qualifications

  1. Undergraduate degree in nursing from a recognized university.
  2. Registration in the Extended Class with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
  3. Three to five years of nursing experience in a community setting or a combination of community and hospital or public health settings; experience in a primary care setting is an asset.
  4. A strong background in mental health, addictions and/or chronic medical conditions is preferred.
  5. Experience in program development, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation.
  6. Proficiency in the use of computers and various software applications.

Requirement Prior to Start Date

Vulnerable Sector Police Check completed within the last six months.

How to Apply

Qualified applicants may forward a resume and cover letter by June 3, 2024, using the Apply Now form below.

Please quote Nurse Practitioner in the email subject line.

Thank you to those who show interest in the position. Only those who meet the selection criteria will receive further communication from us.

The Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre (GBACHC) is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and competence. The GBACHC is committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If requested, accommodation will be provided to the candidate during the recruitment process.

Chief Executive Officer

The Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre (GBACHC) is a non-profit, community-governed organization that provides comprehensive primary health care and interprofessional health services to the people of the Grand Bend area from its locations in Grand Bend and Hensall. Seeking their next  CEO, this is an ideal opportunity for a seasoned leader who is:

  • Exceptionally emotionally intelligent
  • Innovative, visionary, and also promotes operational excellence
  • Collaborative within the organization and with the community
  • Knowledgeable about the health care and community support service systems

The Opportunity:

This position is an opportunity to make a difference in the health and well-being of residents of Grand Bend and area. A good work-life balance is available in this Monday-Friday daytime hours (with occasional evenings as needed) leadership role. Grand Bend provides lakeside living at its finest, with its beach often rated as one of the best in Ontario and a sunset that is unrivalled in Canada. Whether you enjoy boating, hiking, fine dining, golfing, art galleries, live music, shopping, or winter activities such as snowshoeing or snowmobiling, the Grand Bend area has it all!

The Role:

The CEO is responsible for a staff of approximately 50 people and a budget in excess of $5.5M, with operations located at two sites (Grand Bend and Hensall). Continuing focus on a high-functioning internal culture, the CEO will also forward the strategic directions and engage in broader community work with organizations or groups, such as the Ontario Health Team while maintaining close oversight of the internal workings within the organization.

The CEO will embody the values of the organization and empower all staff to do the same.

Education and Experience:

 Degree in a health discipline, business, health, or public administration is preferred, or equivalent

  • Strong management experience having held progressively more senior roles, experience with board relationships, as well as primary care and/or community leadership
  • Demonstrates the skills necessary for management and leadership of an organization with multiple stakeholders
  • Exhibits sound judgement and problem-solving ability with excellent communication skills and collaborative approach
  • Knowledge of legislative requirements, including health and safety, employment legislation, and privacy
  • An understanding of and commitment to implementing principles of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Proficiency with computers, including Microsoft Office (particularly Word, Excel, and Power Point)

Compensation: Salary approximately $122,000-$130,000, depending on the credentials and experience of the candidate. Excellent benefits package, including the Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP).

Please submit your resume and cover letter to recruitment@cfoe.ca by July 29, 2024, to be considered for this exciting leadership opportunity. The GBACHC thanks all applicants for their interest.


The Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre (GBACHC) is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and competence. The GBACHC is committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If requested, accommodation will be provided to the candidate during the recruitment process.

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