Primary Care Physician

We are a dynamic community-based health centre promoting social justice and health equity in the Regent Park neighbourhood and east downtown area of Toronto. We operate out of several locations and provide a wide variety of services including: primary health care, chiropody, physiotherapy, health promotion, social work, community health, immigrant and refugee services, housing assistance, harm reduction and homeless programs, Pathways to Education for high school students, infant and child development programs, parenting education and family advocacy.

Position

Primary Care Physician

One year contract to September 30, 2019

25 hours per week

Including some evening hours

Salary Rate: $146,900 per annum plus benefits

Responsibilities

Regent Park CHC offers opportunities for physicians who are seeking a challenging, rewarding position. Physicians work in an interdisciplinary team to provide comprehensive primary care services to clients who experience barriers to good health. Regent Park CHC works with people across the lifespan who are low income, immigrants and refugees, homeless or street involved offering health services, outreach, community development and harm reduction services.

Requirements

You are currently registered with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario; have demonstrated commitment to client-centered, community-based care; are a strong team player with excellent communication skills and understanding of the social determinants of health; and have experience using electronic medical records, EMR. You understand health and social issues from a systemic perspective and work within an anti-oppression framework. Knowledge of the Regent Park community and a second language are key assets. The proposed start date is September 24, 2018.

Contact

Regent Park CHC is committed to equity in our hiring and employment practices. Applications are encouraged from qualified individuals who are Indigenous people, members of racialized communities, individuals of diverse sexual orientation and gender identification, persons with disabilities and others protected under the Human Rights Code as well as individuals with lived experience in the Regent Park community.  

Closing date to apply for this position is 5:00 pm July 15, 2018. Please send your resume and cover letter to, quoting MD in subject line:

Sophie Bart, Director of Clinical Services

Regent Park Community Health Centre

465 Dundas Street East Toronto, ON M5A 2B2

Or email: jobs@regentparkchc.org

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. RPCHCis committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection process and work environment. If contacted, please advise the hiring manager if you require any accommodation to ensure you will be interviewed in a fair and equitable manner.

Application Deadline

July 15, 2018 (All day)