Care Coordinator - Child and Family

Job ID
2022-5486
Job Location
CA-ON-Brampton
# Positions
1
Job Type
Temporary (Full-Time)
Job Industry
Government and Public Sector, Healthcare and Medical Services
Career Level
Experienced
Years of Experience
1

Job Description

Join us on our journey

 

Ontario’s health care system is evolving and Home and Community Care Support Services Central West (formerly known as Central West LHIN), in close partnership with Ontario Health Teams (OHTs), is on the forefront of helping to build a modern, technologically supported healthcare system that will enable integrated teams of healthcare professionals to deliver the best possible care for improved patient outcomes. By building high-performing integrated care delivery systems that provide seamless, fully coordinated care for patients, OHTs will help to achieve better outcomes for patients across the province. As an essential component of an integrated and sustainable healthcare system, this includes a strong and robust Home and Community Care sector.  

 

More than ever, your skills and experience are needed now and into the future, which is why we want you to join us in being part of the journey. We invite you to learn more about OHTs in our area by clicking here. The future of healthcare in Ontario is now. Join the Home and Community Care Support Services Central West team and together, we will build a healthier community for all.

 

Are you an experienced Registered Nurse (BScN), Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist, Speech Language Pathologist, or certified Social Worker (MSW) looking for a different kind of practice environment? You’re looking in the right place.

 

As a valued member of our Home and Community Care team, you will facilitate the journey through Ontario’s health care system by assessing referred patients, determining their health care needs and eligibility, and ensuring they receive the services and care they need, where and when they need them.

 

We are currently seeking a Temporary Full-time Care Coordinator to support our Child and Family population.  

 

What will you do?

  • In collaboration with patients and their families, assess care needs, determine eligibility for services, and develop individual care and service plans
  • Link patients with service providers
  • Coordinate and monitor care plan delivery
  • Establish a helping relationship with patients and their families
  • Balance patient needs and choices with available resources, ensuring patients’ values and preferences are respected

What must you have?

  • Membership, in good standing, with the applicable regulatory body:
    • College of Nurses of Ontario
    • College of Physiotherapists of Ontario
    • College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
    • College of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists of Ontario
    • Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers
  • BScN or MSW if applicable
  • At least 1 year of experience in a community health setting, preferred
  • Knowledge of the health care delivery system and community resources
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, assessment and decision-making skills
  • Effective time management skills, with the ability to work independently and co-operatively in a busy multidisciplinary environment
  • A valid driver’s licence and access to a reliable vehicle
  • Ability to use a computer in a Windows environment
  • Compliance with HCCSS' mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy

Home and Community Care Support Services has implemented a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy for all employees. As a condition of employment, successful applicants will be required to submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination status prior to start date.

 

What would give you the edge?

  • Experience working with diverse patient groups, e.g., multicultural, homeless, palliative, acquired brain injury (ABI), mental health, geriatrics, pediatrics
  • Ability to speak French or another second language

Who we are:

 

Home and Community Care Support Services (formerly LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, Home and Community Care Support Services ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.

 

A mosaic of geographic and cultural diversity, and home to 922,000+ residents, Home and Community Care Support Services Central West plans, integrates, funds and monitors the local health care system for the regions of Brampton, Caledon, Dufferin, Malton, North Etobicoke and West Woodbridge. Our focus is on creating a better experience for patients and those who care for them.

 

All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.

 

How to Apply:

 

If you are career minded and an ambitious person seeking a chance to be part of a team that’s truly making a difference in the lives of others, please apply online.

 

We are 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.

 

We are governed by the requirements of the French Language Services Act and, therefore, encourage applications from bilingual candidates. Posting available in French upon request.

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