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Physician, Davenport-Perth Neighbourhood and Community Health Centre

Toronto, Ontario
Deadline October 9, 2015

Davenport-Perth Neighbourhood and Community Health Centre (DPNCHC) is a multi-service community agency providing programs and services from early years to adults and primary health care to a diverse range of participants within a community development and health promotion perspective.  Our Health Centre operates a busy family practice and our health team is seeking an energetic family physician that will provide primary health care and health promotion to the families in our community.  You will work with a multi-disciplinary team of nurses, nurse practitioners, dietitian, physiotherapist, psychiatric consultant and other mental health professionals.

Posted September 18, 2015

Internal/External Job Posting: Physician - 0.8 FTE permanent position; 30.5 hours/week

Beginning January 2016

Posting No. 2015-015

Responsibilities

As part of our clinical team, you will be expected to work one evening a week; work on and off-site including home and hospital visiting and participate in on-call services.

Qualifications

  • Current registration with the College of Physicians of Ontario;
  • CCFP certification preferred;
  • Excellent clinical and interpersonal skills;
  • Experience in a community-based organization working with people of diverse cultures;
  • Demonstrated commitment to and knowledge of community- based health-care delivery;
  • The ability to work collaboratively as part of an inter-disciplinary health care team in a patient focused organization;
  • Ability to speak a second language (especially Spanish or Portuguese) is a definite asset;
  • Some evening hours will be required.

Start date: January 2016

Salary Range:  $179,465-$205,746 per annum; pro-rated to hours of work, plus extended health benefits package and an RRSP plan.      

Submit resume and cover letter to Posting No. 2015-015 hire@dpnchc.ca   or mail to 1900 Davenport Road, Toronto, ON M6N 1B7.

Application deadline: 5 p.m., October 9, 2015.

Davenport-Perth Neighbourhood and Community Health Centre encourages applications from candidates whose background is diverse in terms of culture, race, language, religion, class, gender/sexual orientation, and including those who may need accommodation.  As a condition of employment, all prospective employees will be required to undertake a Vulnerable Sector Screening with Police Services.  Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.  No phone calls please.  

DPNCHC is a perfume free environment.