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Administrator (Full-Time) – Extendicare, Vulcan

Requisition #2364889
Job LocationCanada-Alberta-Vulcan
Job StreamMedical/Healthcare~
Job TypePermanent, Full-Time
Number of Positions1
Start Date of Employment ASAP
Posting Date26-Nov-2021
Travel RequiredNot Required
Educational RequirementsCollege Diploma
Languages RequiredEnglish
Job Description

Administrator (Full-Time) – Extendicare, Vulcan


Extendicare is a leading provider of care and services for seniors throughout Canada. Through our network of over 115 senior care and living centres as well as our home health care operations, we are committed to delivering care throughout the health care continuum to meet the needs of a growing seniors’ population in Canada. Our qualified and highly trained workforce of 23,700 team members are united by a dedication to quality care and by our vision of being the best provider of senior care and services in Canada.


Candidates are invited to apply for the Full-Time position of Administrator at our Extendicare Vulcan home. This 46-bed facility is located in Vulcan, Alberta, approximately a one-hour drive from Calgary, and within the boundaries of the Alberta Health Services Calgary zone.


Reporting to the Regional Director, the Administrator assumes ultimate responsibility for the provision of high quality care while maintaining a safe and healthy environment for residents and staff.




  • Provide both strategic and operational leadership to the facility;
  • Working collaboratively with team members, establish the facility goals and objectives; manage the human, financial and physical resources for Care and Support Services of the facility.
  • Development of Leadership Team personnel; provide opportunities for learning and growth, and create an environment that will build knowledge and skills among all employees.
  • Consult with residents, families, the community and the long term care industry while building and maintaining a positive and dynamic public image for the facility.
  • Participate in the budgeting process and manage the operation of the facility within budget while overseeing the financial operations for the facility.
  • Implement facility wide best practise, risk management, MDS and CQI systems ensuring that services delivered meet the standards of Extendicare, Accreditation Canada and the industry in all areas of the operation with a focus on Customer Service, Customer Satisfaction and Customer Safety. Ensure that facility maintains compliance with all relevant legislation.



  • Current experience as an Administrator with Extendicare will be considered an asset
  • Post-secondary degree in health care administration or management
  • At least 3 years working experience in long term care administration in a managerial capacity in the health or social services sector
  • Demonstrated proven leadership skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong organizational, time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Customer-focused attitude, with an emphasis on building and maintaining relationships with clients
  • Ability to generate creative solutions and new approaches to daily challenges
  • Proven evidence of using CQI principles for operational improvements
  • Sound knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety practices, principles and legislation
  • Sound knowledge of basic accounting principles and applicable legislation
  • Ability to adapt and manage in a changing health care system
  • Experience working with Human Resources and Labour Relations management


CLOSING DATE: December 31, 2021


TO APPLY - Interested applicants may forward their resume in confidence to:  


Only those applicants chosen for interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest.

Extendicare recognizes the importance of immunization to protect our residents, patients, team members and visitors from COVID-19. As such, subject to medical exemptions, a condition of employment with Extendicare is requiring that all new hires have received all required doses of a COVID-19 vaccine approved by Health Canada.