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Job Number:  35661
Manager, Community & Client Services
Job Posted: Friday, 9 June 2017
Closing Date: Friday, 30 June 2017
(53 days ago)
Region: Toronto Metro area Type: Contract - Full time
Location: Toronto, North York Salary: (not entered)

18 Months Contract
Full Time/ 37.5 hours per week
Client & Family-Centred Care Is At The Heart of Everything We Do At Lumacare! Lumacare believes Client and Family-Centred Care is based on a philosophy of care, treatment and support that empowers Clients to be active and knowledgeable partners in their health care. Whether you join Lumacare in a client facing role, in a leadership capacity, or in a support position, it is essential that every member of our team is passionate about promoting and protecting Client and Family-Centred Care.
At Lumacare, we rely on bold and inspired employees who share our commitment to enhance, engage, and empower the members of our diverse community by providing equitable, accessible and high quality services. We value quality, dignity, compassion, inclusion, partnerships, innovation, and leadership, and we are searching for a Manager, experienced in Community Support Services, who embodies these values.


Your role would involve:

  • Supervise, direct and provide ongoing coaching, mentoring and recognition to the Transportation, Meals on Wheels (MOW), Community/Client Services, and the Home At Last (HAL) Programs.
  • Manage the Community & Client Services Department on a day to day basis, monitor targets and units within each assigned department and implements strategies to correct or manage as needed. Ensure quality service delivery and customer service excellence across the programs.
  • Oversee the collection, monitoring, and reporting of data and quality performance indicators weekly, monthly and quarterly as required. Develop, monitor and evaluate strategies to meet funder targets.
  • Assist with annual budget/operational planning.
  • Lead for the implementation of initiatives related to agency improvements linked to Accreditation Canada QMentum Standards. Support best practices as well as the delivery of safe, effective, efficient and quality client care services.
  • Represent the agency at external/internal committees, planning tables, and at various networking initiatives.
  • Provide after hours on-call support as required. 

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a Master in Social Work and is a member in good standing with the College of Social Work. Education in Nursing is an asset.
  • Have a minimum of five to seven years of experience within the community sector or health care environment.
  • Have a minimum of 5 years supervisory/leadership experience in the community sector strongly preferred. Must possess strong leadership, motivation, delegation, coaching/mentoring and empowerment skills.
  • Have experience working with the frail and elderly population and knowledge of community resources including various funding sources.
  • Demonstrate strong program management and effective problem solving skills, ability to deal effectively with complex and ambiguous situations.
  • Have proven ability to establish and maintain productive working relationships internally and externally with a wide range of stakeholders and partnering organizations.
  • Have excellent communication (written and oral), team building, organizational, conceptual and interpersonal skills.
  • Possess critical thinking skills, sound decision making and a collaborative approach. 
  • Have excellent computer skills with proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook and Power Point.
  • Have knowledge of CIMS and the RAI-CHA is an asset.
  • Valid Ontario Driver’s License and access to a vehicle is required.
    Current Vulnerable Sector Police check (completed within last 12 months) and a current First Aid / CPR Certificate is required.

If you are ready to embark on this journey with us and join the continued growth and success of this organization, this may be the opportunity for you.......


Lumacare is a fully accredited agency committed to equity in employment. Our goal is a diverse and inclusive workforce that reflects the communities we serve. We strongly encourage applications from women and men, people from racialized communities, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities, aboriginal persons and people who identify themselves as LGBT. We seek to attract and retain individuals who will work together to create and sustain a vibrant, healthy, safe and caring community.
Notice to Candidates – you will be contacted if you are selected for an interview. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), Lumacare will provide accommodation, accessible formats, and communication supports for the interview upon request.

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
This position will be posted until June 26, 2017; please apply by submitting a detailed cover letter and resume to
Contact Details:
Sandra Sepulveda
497 Wilson Ave
Toronto, ON, M3H 1V1

Tel: 416-398-5510

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