Job Opportunity: Good Samaritan Society, Executive Director (Salmon Arm, BC)


The Good Samaritan Society (GSS) is a leading faith-based, not-for-profit, registered charity in Western Canada that provides quality accommodations, health, and community care services and programs to aging individuals in need. With over 67 years of experience providing specialized health and community care services in innovative and caring environments, GSS’ operational effectiveness and overarching culture of service and care makes them the provider of choice for individuals and their families seeking a supporting place to call home.

Reporting to the Director of Operations, British Columbia, the Executive Director will provide clinical leadership and operational oversight for the care home in Salmon Arm, BC, which includes Assisted Living, Complex Care, Dementia Care, and Day Programs, in accordance with the Good Samaritan Society Mission, Vision and Values.  The Executive Director will empower the team to pursue clinical best practices, build a quality focused culture, be a visible and positive representative for the business, and manage in a fiscally responsible manner.

As the ideal candidate, you bring experience in healthcare leadership roles, ideally gained in a seniors care/residential care environment, with a strong understanding of clinical best practices and licensing.  Armed with an RN/RPN/LPN, you are an energetic and proactive leader dedicated to quality of care who brings sound knowledge of licensing standards.

The Executive Director role is located in the sunny north Okanagan of British Columbia on the shores of popular Shuswap Lake in Salmon Arm.

To explore this exciting opportunity further, please contact Alex Verdecchia, or Lisa Kershaw in our Vancouver office at 604-685-0261. You may also contact us, or submit your résumé and related materials for consideration to

GSS is growing and will be looking for clinical leadership in Saskatchewan, Southern Alberta, and the Sunshine Coast and Interior /Okanagan regions of BC. Please ask us for details.

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