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St. Joseph's Health Centre Toronto

Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Women and Children's Program

Full Time

St. Joseph's Health Centre is a fully accredited community teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto. We provide primary, secondary and tertiary services to a culturally diverse community in Southwest Toronto. On August 1, 2017, Providence Healthcare, St. Joseph's Health Centre and St. Michael's Hospital integrated to form a new health network. United, the three organizations serve patients, residents and clients across the full spectrum of care while investing in world-class research and education.


Reporting to the Chief Medical Officer and the Medical and Administrative Program Directors of the Women's and Children's Program, the Chief will exhibit strong leadership skills in the areas of communication, clinical service delivery, resource allocation/ utilization and performance management. The Chief will champion best practice and quality initiatives in a dynamic inter-professional environment within a program management model.

The Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department is part of the Women's and Children's Program which includes the Family Birthing Centre, a Level 2 NICU, a regional Paediatric Centre, a Division of Midwifery, and partners with Family Medicine. The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is comprised of 20 specialists. There are approximately 3300 deliveries yearly at SJHC and there is a Minimally Invasive Surgery Service within Gynecology.

The successful candidate will be an accomplished clinician and teacher with a proven track record of academic achievements and must possess a FRCSC with a license to practice in Ontario. The Chief will promote continued growth in academic relations with the University of Toronto and should have or be eligible for an academic appointment at the University of Toronto. The SJHC Department has a robust education program both at the undergraduate and post graduate levels.

We are seeking a dynamic physician leader with management experience to join our team. If you would like to be a part of our vision, please submit a letter of application with curriculum vitae by May 9, 2018 to:

Dr. Eddy Lau, Interim Chief Medical Officer c/o Juhee Makkar, Interim Director, Medical Affairs Office, Room 1S122
St Joseph's Health Centre
30 The Queensway, Toronto ON M6R 1B5
Tel: (416) 530-6595 Fax: (416) 530-6243

How To Apply

If you are interested and qualified for this position, we invite you to send us your resume by one of the following methods.

  1. Upload your resume using the form below. Please note that only PDF or Word Documents may be uploaded.
  2. Email your resume to To be properly considered for a position, both the job title and department to which you are applying, must appear in the subject line of your email. Please note, St. Joseph’s Health Centre recommends using our resume uploader as a more secure means of transmission of your personal details. While we accept resume submissions from personal email accounts as well, we cannot ensure the security of submissions sent via third-party email providers.

In support of persons' with disabilities, St. Joseph's Health Centre asks that job applicants with disabilities who require accommodation in the recruitment and selection process, please advise Human Resources if contacted for an interview/testing, so that a suitable accommodation can be arranged. (In compliance with AODA, 2005, Integrated Accessibility Standards 2011, Employment Standards). If you require assistance in completing a job application due to a disability please contact Human Resources directly at 416-530-6460.

Current St. Joseph's Health Centre employees who wish to apply for the above position must submit an electronic transfer request to Human Resources.

Electronic transfer requests can be submitted internally by choosing the position from this link, clicking "APPLY NOW", and completing the form. To access the Electronic Transfer Request system from outside the Health Centre, please click on the "For Staff" section of this site, found in the top right corner, and log-in to Access SJNet. Postings are located under the Human Resources Section of SJNet.

  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx.

All personal information collected through the St. Joseph’s Health Centre application and hiring process will be used for the purposes of determining suitability for the role to which you have applied.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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