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Community Family Physician, Four Villages Community Health Centre

0.5 FTE Community Family Physician

Maternity Leave Contract 12 months, 17.5 hours per week

The Four Villages Community Health Centre, located in the Bloor-Keele
area of west Toronto, is a health centre funded by the Ontario Ministry
of Health and Long-Term Care.  Our mandate is to promote increased
access to health and wellness for our communities within the context of
the broader determinants of health.  Our wide range of programs as
well as our clinical, general health and social services, are primarily
aimed at seniors, families with young children and adolescents and
newcomers. Staff collaborate in an interdisciplinary team environment;
the focus is on the client and capacity building.  We are
currently seeking an energetic family physician who will become a
member of our interdisciplinary team.

You will provide comprehensive primary health care and health promotion
to clients of all ages, on and off-site, including home visits; work
independently and as part of an interdisciplinary team, and participate
in on-call services.


  • Degree in medicine from a recognized school or faculty of medicine;
  • Current licence to practice medicine from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario;
  • Successful completion of a two-year post graduate residency
    program accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and an
    active member of the College;
  • Strong clinical skills;
  • Prenatal/obs care, an asset;
  • Demonstrated ability, commitment to and knowledge of community health care;
  • Demonstrated ability to work in an interdisciplinary team environment;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with clients in a culturally diverse practice population;
  • Excellent communication, decision-making, problem-solving, conflict management and time management skills;
  • proficiency in the use of computers and appropriate software applications;
  • Second language, relevant to catchment area populations, is an asset.

Hours of work: 17.5 hours per week, which include some after hours
Salary: Prorated salary range of $59,325-70,882 plus on-call fee and payment in lieu of benefits
Closing date: December 31, 2006

Interested candidates should mail or fax a resume along with a cover letter to

Program Director
The Four Villages Community Health Centre
1700 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON  M6P 4C3
Fax: (416) 604-3367

We thank all applicants for their interest and advise that only those
selected for an interview will be contacted.  The Four Villages
Community Health Centre is an equal opportunity employer and encourages
resumes from people who are reflective of the diverse communities we