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Corporation of the County of Simcoe

The County of Simcoe takes great pride in the four Long Term Care Homes it owns and operates.

Our mission is "to provide effective, high quality, safe and efficient long term care services in a home-like setting for the clients and families that we serve". Each of the Four County of Simcoe Homes is accredited by Accreditation Canada.

The County offers vibrant and charming urban centres and small towns, providing you the opportunity to live the life you’ve always wanted. If you are a passionate about working in Long Term Care, then come join our Team!

Position:  Director of Resident Care

Region:  Collingwood & Area

Description:  The Director of Resident Care is responsible to oversee the planning and co-ordination of resident care and providing management of nursing and personal care services to ensure an outstanding level of resident care is maintained and enhanced on a continuous basis, in accordance with the policies of the County and applicable legislation. As a valued member of Long Term Care and Seniors Services, the Director of Resident Care demonstrates a commitment to resident safety by providing quality care in accordance with the organization’s mission, vision and values.

Position Requirements:

Strong knowledge of health care principles obtained through the completion of a degree in Nursing, coupled with a certificate obtained from a Gerontology related program.
Current registration with the Ontario College of Nurses as a Registered Nurse.
A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in progressively responsible, related positions, preferably in a long-term care setting.
A minimum of two (2) years as a Director of Resident Care or similar position preferred.
Experience in the supervision of staff and the administration of employment policies and collective agreements.
Criminal Records Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening that is less than six (6) months old at time of hire.
As a condition of employment, candidates are required to submit documented results of a TB test, as per Public Health requirements.

Salary:  $103 962 - $124 608 per annum

Terms of Employment:  Full-Time

Deadline for Application:  Friday, May 05, 2017

How to Apply:  

This complete career opportunity profile can be viewed at:

The County of Simcoe thanks all applicants for their interest in this opportunity, but please note that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone calls please.

Personal information provided is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act (2001) and will be used to determine eligibility for employment. The Corporation of the County of Simcoe is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and will provide employment accommodation upon request.

Location:  Sunset Manor

Profession Type:  Nurses (NP, RN and RPN)

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