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Job Title:
Clinical Coordinator

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Functional Discipline:
Long Term Care
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description

Location: St. Patrick's Mercy Home

Clinical Coordinator
Long Term Care - St. John's
St. Patrick's Mercy Home
Permanent, Part-Time
Hours49 bi-weekly (8 and 12 hour shift work; days, evenings, weekends; rotating; on call required)
SalaryHL-17 ($55,622 - $72,308 per annum)
Competition Number2020004356
Posted Date10 September 2020
Closing Date17 September 2020

About Us
Eastern Health is the largest, integrated health authority in Newfoundland and Labrador employing approximately 13,000 dedicated employees and serving a population of more than 300,000 people. The authority offers the full continuum of health and community services including public health, long-term care, community services, hospital care and unique provincial programs and services. At Eastern Health we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality care and service possible to the people in our communities, in our region, and in the province. To do that, we employ qualified, competent and caring individuals who are dedicated to their professions and to our vision of Healthy People, Healthy Communities.

Job Summary
As an active member of the Resident Care Team, the incumbent will participate in the delivery of quality resident care programs consistent with regional and site-specific program direction and objectives. The incumbent will provide leadership and direction to resident care staff operationalizing the principles of Resident Focused Care and Whole Systems Shared Governance. The Clinical Coordinator is responsible for the leadership, coordination and administration of all resident care services in the absence of administrative personnel. The incumbent will work closely with other managers such as the Resident Care Manager and Clinical Practice Leaders of all disciplines to ensure seamless delivery of quality resident care.

Job Qualifications
Bachelor Degree in a health related discipline is required.
Master's Degree preferred

A minimum of three (3) years of clinical experience within the last five (5), preferably in a long term care setting is required.
Progressive leadership experience preferred.
Experience in resident focused care philosophy including knowledge of geriatric issues is preferred.
Experience using Meditech Payroll and/or scheduling would be an asset.

Competencies (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)
Knowledge of quality management principles and processes.
Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills.
Demonstrated excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
Demonstrated strong computer skills.

Current registration with the relevant professional organization and licensing board is required.
A satisfactory record of work performance is required.

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To become a part of our team, please submit your resume/cover letter or application form online, clearly demonstrating how you meet the required qualifications. Include your current mailing address, day-time contact number, e-mail address, competition and employee number if applicable.

Contact Information for Recruitment Related Inquiries:

Telephone: (709) 777-7777 (5-2) or 1-800-563-3693

Email: Applications/resumes are not accepted at this email address.

EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate will be required to provide a satisfactory Certificate of Conduct from the RCMP or local Police (Vulnerable Sector Check may be required), educational documents, registration/licensure if applicable and Social Insurance Number.