Director of Nursing and Personal Care, Registered Nurse (RN) – Not for Profit, Long Term Care

Brantford, Ontario

Maxwell Management Group Ltd. is proud to partner with St. Joseph’s Lifecare Centre in the search for a Director of  Nursing and Personal Care to join their team.


St. Joseph’s Lifecare Centre in Brantford is the premier destination for long-term care in Brantford and Brant County. As the largest long-term care home in the area, we proudly offer 205 beds to serve our community’s needs. We are also one of only two not-for-profit homes in the region, demonstrating our commitment to compassionate and high-quality care over profit.

Our dedication to excellence is reflected in our exceptional resident and family satisfaction rate of 95%. As a proud member of the St. Joseph’s Health System, we are supported by the St. Joseph’s Lifecare Foundation, which enables us to provide enhanced resident care and enrich the lives of those we serve.

Our facility features large, bright, home-like rooms and resident areas, ensuring a comfortable and welcoming environment for our residents. We are distinguished by our comprehensive care programs, including a Palliative Care Program.

Innovation and quality are at the heart of our operations. Our unique organizational model includes an onsite Medical Advisor, Attending Physicians, Specialists, and Allied Healthcare professionals, ensuring a multidisciplinary approach to resident care. Additionally, our cutting-edge Quality/Risk Management program ensures we continuously strive for excellence and safety in all aspects of our services.

We are highly supportive of Leadership Development and have access to the Centre for Resilience, Learning & Growth, empowering our team members to thrive and advance in their careers.

Our Mission Statement

Celebrating each diverse life with dignity and safety

Our Vision

Enriching Lives. Transforming care. Always

Our Values: LIFECARE

  • Legacy
  • Innovation
  • Family
  • Excellence
  • Compassion
  • Accountability
  • Respect
  • Empowerment

Join St. Joseph’s Lifecare Centre and be a part of an organization that is not only a leader in long-term care but also a cherished part of the community, providing a nurturing and supportive environment for both residents and staff.

Position Overview:

The Director of Nursing and Personal Care (DOC) plans, organizes, directs, and supervises the activities of the Clinical Team to provide quality resident care. On a daily basis, the Director of Nursing and Personal Care will enhance the effective management and quality of resident care in keeping with the standards and expectations set out by governing bodies and internal policies and standards of care.

The DOC will receive ample support and work collaboratively with a robust team of clinical professionals, including 2 Clinical Managers, an IPAC Champion, 2 RAI Coordinators, Quality Manager, BSO, Admissions Coordinator as well as 2 Attending Physicians, 1 Nurse Practitioner and a Social Worker. The DOC is also responsible for the planning, management, and evaluation of clinical and resident services and works with the team to enhance quality of practice using best practice standards, and ensuring compliance to legislation, and internal policies.


  • A Baccalaureate degree in Nursing (Master’s degree preferred)
  • Current registration as a Registered Nurse and a current certificate of competence with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • 5+ years nursing supervisory experience (LTC experience preferred)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of standards set out by the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Long-Term Care and College of Nurses
  • Strong interpersonal skills, patience, and oral and written communication skills to effectively communicate with residents, the public, staff, and external service providers.
  • Capacity to create an environment conducive to the well-being of residents and staff


  • A highly competitive compensation plan.

Please apply in confidence to:

Charline Lauria
Maxwell Management Group Ltd.
1-855.305.4078 ext. 202

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If this opportunity is not a fit for your background and experience please feel free to forward to any interested colleagues

We invite interested candidates to submit their resume in confidence. While we appreciate the interest of all applicants, we will contact only those selected for interviews.

If you are an applicant with disabilities and require accommodations, please let us know at the time of our contact so that we may arrange for their provision.


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