We employ professionals from a wide variety of backgrounds including health sciences, evaluation and research, knowledge mobilization, communications and administration.

As an organization whose mission is to drive high-quality child and youth mental health service delivery in Ontario, we attract people who are passionate about what they do. We work hard and we care a lot about measuring the quality and impact of our work. Collaboration and continuous quality improvement are integral elements of our work culture.

What does the Centre offer employees?

As a provincial program at CHEO, we offer competitive compensation and benefit packages. A core benefit of this is being part of the Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP) — one of Canada's largest defined benefit pension plans — and CHEO's generous pension contributions.

We are a learning organization, keen on professional development. We have also cultivated a positive, enjoyable working environment. We value work-life balance and we take the time to celebrate individual and collective efforts as well as key milestones and achievements.

How do I join the Centre team?

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Current opportunities
Director, Knowledge Mobilization

The Director, Knowledge Mobilization will provide leadership for all knowledge mobilization (KMb) activities at the Centre and will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the Centre's knowledge mobilization projects and initiatives. This includes, but is not restricted to, identifying strategic priorities and key activities under the portfolio of knowledge mobilization at the Centre; an accountability and responsibility for the leadership and management of team members working on KMb projects and initiatives team (including both management and staff); and providing direction and support for KMb activities among other Centre programs and services. The Director, Knowledge Mobilization will work closely with other Centre leadership team members to engage staff in the operational planning process and in the implementation and evaluation of the Centre's annual operating plans.

See the position description and qualifications and apply on CHEO's website.

Closing date: August 2, 2020

Temporary (until August 2021) Communications Specialist

The communications specialist will support the development, implementation and continuous evaluation of the Centre’s overarching communications and knowledge mobilization strategies, designed to meet the needs of both internal and external stakeholders. The specialist will provide communications support to all Centre programs and services, particularly around planning, producing, writing and editing of final products for public consumption. With strategic support from the manager, communications, the communications specialist will play a lead role in the planning, development and distribution of the Centre’s learning and development products.

See the position description and qualifications and apply on CHEO's website.

Closing date: August 2, 2020

Research Coordinator

The Research Coordinator plans, coordinates, implements and evaluates key Centre projects and initiatives. The Research Coordinator works with key informants and provincial stakeholders and draws on the latest research evidence to develop Centre tools, resources, products and processes that will be used to inform child and youth mental health practice and policy. The incumbent will have demonstrated experience in clinical research including project coordination, research methods and biostatistics; project management; excellent communication skills (both verbal and written); excellent presentation and networking skills; and a demonstrated ability to develop strong partnerships with researchers, agency leaders, service providers, youth and/or family members to ensure the successful execution of projects and initiatives.

The research coordinator will primarily be involved in planning and coordinating research projects focused on strengthening mental health care pathways between community-based organizations and healthcare partners across communities.

See the position description and qualifications and apply on CHEO's website.

Closing date: August 2, 2020