The Good Samaritan Society, a Lutheran Social Service Organization, is a not-for-profit, registered charity with over 65 years of experience providing specialized health and community care services in innovative and caring environments.
The Board of Directors has engaged the firm of Davies Park to assist us in our efforts to recruit a new President and CEO for The Good Samaritan Society and Good Samaritan Canada (GSS/GSC). This link will lead you to the Opportunity Profile that outlines the key responsibilities, attributes, and measures of success we are seeking in the President and CEO.
Reporting to the Board of Directors, the President and CEO acts as an ambassador and role model of the values, vision, and mission of GSS/GSC. The President and CEO will foster and maintain effective relationships simultaneously with peers, managers, staff, clients, families, physicians, and volunteers. This position works in supportive partnership with other GSS/GSC employees and their care home locations by working cooperatively with all GSS/GSC staff and community partners; including: contract services, educational institutions, diverse faith-based groups, and others.
The President and CEO provides leadership and direction to approximately 3,600 staff and 2,300 volunteers through a skilled strategic leadership team. The position is located in Edmonton and will require the candidate to reside in the region.