Vancouver Coastal Health

Senior Clinical Planner - Primary Care Vancouver

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Clinical Planner - Primary Care Vancouver
Work Site: Vancouver 


Start Date:



Regular Part Time

As soon as possible 


Days off: Saturday, Sunday and Statutory Holidays

Salary: $47.39 - $68.12 per hour
Reference#: 174955-lmo


Come work as a Senior Clinical Planner - Primary Care Vancouver with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!


Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Senior Clinical Planner to join the Primary Care Central Administration Team. Apply today to join our team!


As a Senior Clinical Planner with Vancouver Coastal Health you will:

  • Provide clinical planning services for key strategic initiatives by leading and preparing all aspects of clinical planning for project proposals, planning, briefing notes development or program initiatives for the designated clinical area.
  • Partner with the clinical leadership, medical staff, and project planning team to ensure integration of associated clinical services; alignment with current, emerging and best practice requirements is considered in the program design requirements and implementation and that appropriate frameworks and processes for evaluation are in place.
  • Lead a clinical planning team in support of the programs projects and initiatives and successful implementation



Education & Experience

  • Master’s degree in Health Care Administration or related health science discipline
  • Seven (7) years’ recent, related clinical planning experience in a large complex multi-site healthcare organization, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Current registration with relevant clinical professional College/Association.

Knowledge & Abilities

  • Demonstrated ability to negotiate and facilitate consensus with various levels of government and community groups, and to develop and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with business partners as well as other external stakeholders
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and conduct presentations to individuals and/or groups at all levels of the organization
  • Demonstrated ability to write comprehensive reports and develop graphical supporting documents
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively independently and in collaboration/consultation with others.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of health care delivery systems.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of project management principles and methodologies.\
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking and evaluation skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to supervise and provide direction to others.
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare and present complex information to individuals and/or groups.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and prioritize work in a dynamic environment with changing priorities.
  • Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.

As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Officer Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Vancouver Coastal Health must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.



VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents. At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.

  • Comprehensive health benefits package, including MSP, extended health and dental and municipal pension plan
  • Grow your career with employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities
  • Wellness supports, including counselling, critical incident and innovative wellness services are available to employees and their immediate families
  • Award-winning recognition programs to honour staff, medical staff and volunteers
  • Access to exclusive discount offers and deals for VCH staff

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our goals of creating a great place to work and delivering exceptional care. We acknowledge and accommodate unique differences and ensure special measures are in place so that all prospective and current employees are given an opportunity to succeed.

We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.

Vancouver Coastal Health is proud to be recognized as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers in 2022.


Please note that a resume is required to apply to this posting.

Hours of Work may vary due to project requirements.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.

***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***

Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.



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