The Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority (RHRA) is a self-financing authority independent of government, with the mandate to license and inspect Ontario's more than 700 retirement homes where over 50,000 seniors live. The RHRA is an agent for positive change, by working with the retirement homes sector to increase the protection, safety and well-being of our aging population.
The RHRA administers the Retirement Homes Act, 2010, which involves licensing homes, educating licensees, consumers and the public about the standards regulating retirement homes, carrying out inspections of retirement homes, and taking compliance and enforcement action as needed. The RHRA's guiding principle is that a retirement home should be a place where residents live with dignity, respect, privacy and autonomy, in security, safety and comfort and can make informed choices about their care options.
The RHRA offers a great working environment, learning and development opportunities, work-life balance and, a competitive compensation and benefits package.
Do you have excellent judgement, a drive to learn, and want to help build a best-in-class approach to protecting consumers and regulating seniors' care?
The RHRA is seeking candidates for the role of Governance & Regulatory Policy Specialist. Reporting to the General Counsel & Director, Enforcement, this position acts as a support resource to the Board, Corporate Secretary, and Board committees and a liaison to the organization's statutory officers. Responsible for coordinating activities to ensure compliance with regulatory and legislative requirements and reporting is achieved. Provides in-depth analysis and support in policy and procedure development.
The successful candidate will, amongst other responsibilities:
Other Requirements: Satisfactory Professional and Criminal Reference Checks.
RHRA has a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities and, accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
We thank all applicants; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.