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Director of Operations – Job Opening

Director of Operations – Job Summary


Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Operations plays a critical role in leading the day-to-day effectiveness of Kamloops Hospice in accordance with our vision, mission, and values to enhance the quality of life of person and their families facing death through skills and compassionate care.

The role is responsible for overseeing operational functions including finance, reception, purchasing, infrastructure and maintenance, IT, health and safety, risk management, licensing, organizational agreements, contract management, social enterprise and other revenue related programs/initiatives.    The goal of this position is to ensure Kamloops Hospice achieves optimum productivity and effectiveness in business operations.

The Director of Operations has a strong business management and leadership background and knows how to resolve problems quickly and effectively.  This position is responsible for managing many support programs and services, as well as developing the organizational and program budgets in collaboration with the Executive Director.

As a member of the management team, this role will contribute to the development and implementation of organizational strategies, policies, and practices.

 

Qualifications


A degree in Business Administration or Accounting which includes a minimum of 5 years’ experience in organizational management and leadership of people.   An equivalent of experience, skills and experience may be considered.

For a more detailed Job Description with Skills & Abilities and Key Responsibilities visit Indeed

 

 

Kamloops Hospice sends messages of love

Kamloops Hospice sends messages of love

Daybreak Kamloops

Celebrate a Life Campaign Underway at Northills Mall

Celebrate a Life Campaign underway at Northills Mall

By Jill Sperling

December 5, 2018  4:20pm

The Kamloops Hospice Association is encouraging people to honour the memory of their loved ones this holiday season through the Celebrate a Life Campaign.

“Celebrate a Life is about remembering,” said Executive Director Wendy Marlow. “It started 28 years ago with this beautiful memory tree. It’s really a chance for people to come and write a memory card and celebrate the life that their loved one lived. You can turn a light from white to red, it just signifies that memory for the loved one.”

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Ground Broken on Hospice Expansion

Ground broken on hospice expansion

Michael Potestio / Kamloops This Week

AUGUST 14, 2018 04:19 PM

The sod has been turned on the $1-million expansion of the Marjorie Willoughby Snowden Memorial Hospice Home in Sahali.

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Kamloops Family Proud New Owners of Cooper Family Foundation “Wings Above Kamloops” House

Kamloops family proud new owners of Cooper Family Foundation “Wings Above Kamloops” house

By Adam Donnelly

July 21, 2018 – 3:37pm Updated: July 23, 2018 – 1:34pm

KAMLOOPS — It was an exciting moment for many of the people gathered at 2676 Bentall Place on Saturday afternoon.

For some, the anticipation came from finding out who submitted the winning bid on the Cooper Family Foundation “Wings Above Kamloops” house. For others, they awaited the final fundraising numbers from the unique auction process, all of which will go to building the new expansion at the Marjorie Willoughby Snowden Hospice Home.

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A unique Toor of the Wings Above Kamloops Home

A unique Toor of the Wings Above Kamloops home

Sean Brady / Kamloops This Week

JULY 23, 2018 10:40 AM

RJ and Ninder Toor are the proud owners of the brand new house in Aberdeen, with the fundraiser benefiting expansion of the Marjorie Willoughby Snowden Memorial Hospice Home.

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Events

Kamloops Home Hardware 2nd Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Plan to join us for a fun day on the Course at Big Horn Golf & Country Club!

All in support of Kamloops Hospice Association and Kamloops & District BC SPCA.

Thursday September 12th … 11am start and BBQ to follow!

Stay tuned for details!

NextGen Charity Golf Tournament

Join NextGen Electrical Services at their Charity Golf Tournament in Support of Hospice!

Date:  Friday May 31, 2019

Tee Off:  11:00 am

Fees:  $125

Includes Golf Cart, green fees and banquet dinner

Silent Auction and Door Prizes!

HospiceHouseCharityGolfTournament2019 flyer

Golfer Registration Form

Sponsorship form

 

Beyond Brass

Swing into Spring with Kamloops’ one and only Big Band… BEYOND BRASS

Saturday April 6th at Kamloops United Church

Doors Open ~ 7:00 pm

Music Starts ~ 7:30 pm

By donation at the door

Link to the event page on Facebook to stay up to date!

 

Good Mourning Coffee Club for Men

GOOD MOURNING COFFEE CLUB

For men who have experienced the death of their spouse/partner.

A comfortable setting in which to explore your grief.

Date:  Wednesdays ~ March 20 – April 24

Time:  9:00 am – 10:30 am

Location:  Kamloops Hospice Association NEW Community Resource Centre

(72 Whiteshield Crescent S)

ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Contact Marina by email or at 250-372-1336