Director – Health Professions
RhPAP – Alberta’s Rural Health Professions Action Plan is one of Canada’s more comprehensive NPO program for the education, attraction and retention of health services providers to work in rural Alberta. We intend to hire a Director of Health Professions to coordinate our programs to Alberta’s Rural Health Professions.
RhPAP is looking for an individual to lead and develop initiatives and programming to Health Professions. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Health Professions is a key member of RhPAP’s leadership team and will be a voice in Rural Alberta.
This role will wear many hats including:
- Maintaining and developing relationships with Alberta’s post secondary institutes and Alberta’s health professions regulatory bodies.
- Collaborate with the above to enhance RhPAP’s programs to students and members
- Oversight, direction, and leadership of existing RhPAP programming to Health Professionals.
We are seeking an advanced skill set in someone who walks the high ground and is collaborative, creative, strategic, a critical thinker, has demonstrated significant organization skills, self-motivated, problem solver, networking, supportive, interpersonal, flexible, and can assess and react appropriately to different situations. You must also possess sound judgment, strong analytical and communication (written, verbal and presentation) skills, and the ability to work with confidential information. The ability to identify opportunities for connections, emerging issues and solutions that promote rural health is always a strength. You inherently exercise sound judgement and independent decision-making in your work with colleagues in a multi-stakeholder environment.
Ideally, you have university degree in fields such as health sciences, public health, or business, and have 5-10 years of related professional experience. A Masters level education is considered an asset. As a lifelong learner, you are comfortable making presentations and you excel at managing multiple projects at one time.
Working with RhPAP means you think rural, are a team player, collaborative leader, and have the ability to inspire the best in others.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS POSITION WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL A FANTASTIC CANDIDATE IS FOUND. WE THANK ALL APPLICANTS, HOWEVER, ONLY THOSE SELECTED FOR FURTHER CONSIDERATION FOR AN INTERVIEW WILL BE CONTACTED