Director of Clinical Services

The Location

Put your leadership skills to work in the sunny South Okanagan. Beautiful Penticton offers mild winters, warm summers, and recreational activities for all seasons. Work/life balance is important and you will have the opportunity to enjoy a variety of cultural and sporting events, world-class triathlons, and the Peach Festival. A relaxed atmosphere with real community spirit; that’s Penticton!

The Employer

OneSky Community Resources is a progressive not for profit society located in the heart of Penticton. Providing a wide array of services across the South Okanagan for more than 50 years, OneSky strives to be the employer of choice in the community social services sector. We provide a competitive salary, comprehensive health and wellness benefits, a great pension plan (Municipal Pension Plan) and a supportive, collaborative and fun work environment. OneSky is a great place to work!

The Opportunity

OneSky is seeking a talented, experienced, collaborative leader to provide vision and clinical direction for a multi-service organization. If you are a leader who values collaboration and big-picture thinking, along with integrity, diversity, accountability, and respect, then OneSky is the place for you. As part of the Senior Management Team, the successful candidate will be an adaptive and strategic thinker, effective and interactive communicator, accomplished partnership/relationship builder, and skilled at developing others.

The Ideal Candidate

You bring experience in senior leadership and current and leading edge practice in human and social services that will help us to clear a path to hope, health and potential for those we serve.

You demonstrate success in working with both staff and management colleagues to build and enable a positive, collegial, and engaging work culture. You model our values, are authentic, build trust and make connections.

In addition to your outstanding leadership skills, you have the following competencies: self-awareness and personal impact, intercultural and diversity proficiency, you demonstrate initiative and have the clinical skills to roll up your sleeves and work directly with the people we serve.

The Ideal Candidate’s Qualifications Education, Training and Experience

  • Master’s Degree and registered clinical counselling or social work certification
  • Minimum five years’ experience in a senior management position responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of programs
  • Experience managing teams and leading effective change management processes
  • Demonstrated ability to enhance and build strong relationships and partnerships with a variety of stakeholders
  • Demonstrated success in the development of effective funding proposals designed to support service delivery
  • Knowledge and experience in budget preparation and monitoring

Closing Date for Applications: Friday, November 30, 2018

Please forward your cover letter and resume, in confidence, to Marsha.Lacroix@OneSkyCommunity.com. Please quote the job title, “Director of Clinical Services”, in the subject line and mention how you learned of this opportunity.

OneSky strives to establish and maintain an inclusive workplace and believes that the diversity of our workforce is an invaluable asset. OneSky is committed to following recruitment and selection practices based on merit, transparency, accessibility and inclusion ensuring that all candidates are provided a fair opportunity for employment.

We thank all applicants for their interest in OneSky, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.