Care Coordinator (Temporary Full Time)

  • Company:
    Ontario's LHINs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Health Care

Care CoordinatorIf you are a Registered Nurse, an Occupational Therapist, a Physiotherapist, a Speech-Language Pathologist or a Certified Social Worker in Ontario, we would like you to become part of our team.Care Coordinators may work in a variety of settings to plan and coordinate care – the community, a local hospital or one of our offices.We are currently hiring for anticipated numerous Temporary FULL-TIME and Permanent Part Time Care Coordinator vacancies in our Home and Community Team for our Community & Hospital – South West Mississauga and North West Mississauga Teams. Please note that all external Care Coordinator new hires must be able to attend a MANDATORY six (6) week full-time orientation session starting AUGUST 20, 2018. POSITION OUTLINEResponsible for assessing, planning, coordinating, implementing and reviewing patients’ needs and services provided by the LHIN following Ministry of Health legislation and LHIN policies and procedures. Responsible for providing information to patients as well as referring them to alternate community resources.QUALIFICATIONSA registered health or social work professional including:registered nurse, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, speech language pathologist, or social worker.A member in good standing with their applicable regulatory body below:College of Nurses of OntarioCollege of Physiotherapists of OntarioCollege of Occupational Therapists of OntarioCollege of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists of OntarioOntario College of Social Workers and Social Services WorkersA University degree preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.Minimum two years recent experience in community health or a related field. If social worker, medical social work experience required.Knowledge of community resourcesComputer literacy and keyboarding skills requiredValid driver’s license and access to a reliable motor vehicleInsurance that includes driving for business purposes and minimum liability of $1,000,000.Ability to communicate in French or other languages an asset.ASSETS• For some positions, previous experience working with client groups, including, but not limited to: multicultural, homeless, palliative, acquired brain injury (ABI), mental health, geriatrics, paediatrics• For some positions, the ability to speak a second languageWHO WE AREEach year, over 600,000 people count on the Local Health Integration Network (LHINs) of Ontario as their single point of access for community services. At the heart of our success is a highly skilled group of 3,500Care Coordinators who play a pivotal role in helping our clients navigate the complexities of the health care system.Employees at the Mississauga HaltonLHIN enjoy a competitive compensation package which includes a comprehensive benefit plan. We are committed to creating a work environment that fosters continuous learning at all levels of our organization including ongoing internal learning opportunities, formal training events and conferences.HOW TO LEARN MORE AND APPLYIf you are seeking a chance to truly make a difference in the lives of others as well as your own, please APPLY ONLINE. All applications will be reviewed. Applications received on-line are monitored regularly and will be processed quickly. Applications using other means (fax: 416 626 1821) require manual review and will be processed within 30 days. Please note that this fax number is only to be used for recruitment purposes.The Mississauga HaltonLHINis committed to accommodating people with disabilities as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.Most LHINCentres of Ontario are governed by the requirements of the French Language Services Act. We provide services in French and encourage applications from French-speaking candidates.