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Job Title:
Bioethicist-TFT Quality Management

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description

                                                                                  Ref# 19NON084                                       

                                                             1 ‑ Temporary Full Time ‑ Bioethicist

                                                                            Quality Management







It is a condition of this posting that your home unit can accommodate your temporary absence in the event

you are successful.





The Bioethicist, in collaboration with Administration and clinical staff and in contact with patients, students, clients and

public, will provide leadership, teaching, research, and expert advice on ethical issues to Thunder Bay Regional

Health Sciences Centre (TBRHSC) and collaborating institutions (St. Joseph's Care Group, North West Local Health

Integration Network).


Employment Requirements:


*  Doctoral or Masters Degree in a field relevant to bioethics

*  Experience functioning as a bioethicist in hospital and/or university environment for at least 2 years;

*  Knowledge and experience in conducting clinical ethics consultations;

*  Experience in teaching University level bioethics;

*  Interest in and demonstrable track record of bioethics research and scholarship;

*  Interpersonal skills to assist staff, faculty, students, patients and public in negotiating ethical clinical




The Health Sciences Centre strives to ensure the safety and security of the patients, visitors, employees and assets

financial and otherwise.  As one tool in the recruitment screening process, all offers of employment to external

candidates shall be conditional upon a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC) to ensure the absence of relevant

criminal convictions.



The Health Sciences Centre (HSC) is committed to delivering healthcare in a manner that is consistent with Patient

and Family Centred Care.  Applicants are required to have a demonstrated knowledge, understanding and

commitment to this care philosophy.


Candidates will have demonstrated adherence to the Hospital's Code of Conduct.  Regular attendance at work is

imperative, therefore, all applicants will have to demonstrate a good attendance record to be considered for this



We are an equal opportunity employer.  Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout

the selection process.  Additionally we are identified as an English/French speaking health sciences centre and

encourage bilingual candidates to apply.



If there are no qualified applicants for the above position, the Hospital may, at their discretion, train unqualified



Interested applicants must submit a resume outlining relative previous experience and training no later than

11:59p.m. on Wednesday, 2 October, 2019.


Internal applicants may apply via the job posting page on the iNtranet.  External applicants must apply through our




Posted:  September 11, 2019