Position Vacancy: Enhanced Skills Program Director

Submitted by UBC Family Medicine Postgraduate Program

The Postgraduate Program of the UBC Department of Family Practice invites applications from Family Physicians for the position of Program Director in the Enhanced Skills Program of the Department’s Postgraduate Program.

The program offers 18 positions in Enhanced Skills training in a variety of areas. These positions are offered to family physicians or specialists in the province of British Columbia for the purpose of developing specific advanced skills for which there is an identified community need. The Program is fully accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada.

Applicants must be a Certificant of the College of Family Physicians of Canada or equivalent, or willing to obtain CCFP certification within four years of appointment and must also be eligible for B.C. medical licensure. Educational and administrative experience in residency training is required.

The successful candidate will have a proven record of leadership, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as a vision and commitment to train physicians to meet the medical skill needs of the communities across the province of B.C.

The incumbent reports to the Director of Postgraduate Programs. It is anticipated that the position will require approximately 0.3 FTE. The expected start date for the job is January 2017.

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Interested individuals should submit their letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of three referees to:

Dr Willa Henry, Chair, Search Committee
Department of Family Medicine
Suite 300, 5950 University Boulevard
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3
604 822 5659

This posting will be open until position is filled