Location: Ottawa, Canada
CHEO, a renowned pediatric health care and research centre, is currently seeking a Director, Ambulatory Care to join their leadership team.
CHEO is one of the few stand-alone, global leaders in pediatric health and is home to nearly 3,500 staff and physicians dedicated to helping children and youth live their best lives. Ranked in the top 1% of Canadian hospitals for the digitization of its clinical infrastructure, CHEO combines excellence in clinical care, research, and education to advance seamless care that’s provided where, when, and how it’s needed. Every year, CHEO helps more than 500,000 children and youth from Eastern Ontario, Western Quebec, Nunavut, and Northern Ontario, and has twice been named by Forbes Magazine as the best place to work in Canadian healthcare.
CHEO is Tops! If working for a Top Employer is on your list, come take a walk in CHEOs shoes. CHEO’s President and CEO, Alex Munter, was awarded favourite CEO of the year award by Faces Magazine in 2020. CHEO has been recognized by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers as a top employer in the National Capital Region for the 10th consecutive year in a row. CHEO is also second among Canadian hospitals on the Forbes list of Canada’s Best Employers for 2021.
Reporting to the SVP, Patient Services and Chief Nursing Executive, the Director, Ambulatory Care is responsible for strategic, corporate, and functional oversight of the department in alignment with the Hospital’s goals and objectives. They oversee human resources and workforce planning, cultivating a culture of respect, trust, and lifelong learning. Driven by data and as an expert advisor to the leadership team, the Director is a champion of CHEOWorks lean philosophy and current best practices to ensure the overall efficiency, effectiveness, and continuous improvement of patient care. The Director will be responsible for the strategic development, implementation, and monitoring of performance and quality standards, as well as enterprise risk management systems. The Director will utilize exceptional communication skills in their ability to form strong internal, community, and professional partnerships.
The ideal candidate for the Director, Ambulatory Care role has a master’s degree in Health Care or Business Administration, a combination of education and extensive relevant experience may be considered. Success in this role will require strong leadership/management acumen in a complex healthcare organization, ideally with an academic affiliation. A compelling communicator, the incumbent will be an experienced People Leader and team builder who can attract, engage, retain, mentor and coach a high performing team.
If you are looking for a leadership opportunity where you can make an impact on pediatric care and help children and youth live their best lives, apply today! Please submit your application and related materials to Claire Leroux and John Caminiti of Boyden executive search at firstname.lastname@example.org and state the title of the position in the subject line of your e-email.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration for the role will be contacted. CHEO and Boyden strive to provide a barrier-free process and make every effort to accommodate individual applicant needs. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. A request for accommodations will not affect an individual’s candidacy.