Northern Health


The Manager, Residential Care participates in the implementation of strategic objectives and operational plans to provide effective and efficient delivery of residential care that meets Northern Health’s policies and health priorities. The position is responsible for providing leadership in the planning, delivery and evaluation of services for all assigned sites and programs such as Acropolis Manor, Queen Charlotte General Hospital Residential Care beds, Northern Haida Gwaii Hospital & Health Centre Residential Care beds, and multiple assisted living facilities.
  • Baccalaureate Degree in a relevant discipline plus five (5) to seven (7) years of progressive leadership in a position responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of operational and strategic plans, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of the operations of Residential Complex Care, Dementia Care services, and Therapeutic Recreation programs, including a broad understanding of clinical theory and practice within a person-centered model of care.
  • Knowledge of local and regional community health issues including a general understanding of a Primary Health Care Model of service delivery.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong leadership and people management skills with the ability to motivate and delegate.
  • Ability to promote team building while understanding that decisive action is required.
  • Ability to find creative solutions to problems and to develop alternative strategies to support quality improvement initiatives.
  • Positive problem solving skills in a dynamic unionized work environment.
  • Computer proficiency.

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