Otolaryngologist-Head & Neck Surgeon - Full Time

Otolaryngologist-Head & Neck Surgeon
St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Unity Health Toronto

Unity Health Toronto, St Joseph’s Health Centre site in Toronto is inviting applications for an Active Staff, full-time position in the Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery. 

St. Joseph’s Health Centre is a 426-bed community-based Toronto teaching hospital in west-end Toronto, serving a core population of over 500,000. St. Joseph’s is affiliated with the University of Toronto and is part of Unity Health, (along with St. Michael’s Hospital and Providence Health Centre), and has a clearly stated vision to be ‘the best community-based teaching hospital in Canada’. Unity Health Toronto values center around Inclusivity, Community, Excellence, Compassion and Human Dignity.

The ideal candidate will have an interest in education, clinical research and/or quality improvement. A proficiency in all aspects of the specialty and a commitment to provide paediatric otolaryngology are required. An area of sub-specialization of value to the University of Toronto, Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery will be an asset, but not required. The successful candidate will be part of a team of five full-time surgeons, will have access to surgical time in the main operating room, this time will initially consist of 2 to 3 days a month on average. On-call will be one in five, and the candidates will be responsible for coverage of one outpatient clinic each week. 

The candidates must possess exemplary clinical skills and professionalism, with evidence of excellent interpersonal and collaborative skills. The candidate will be required to support the Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery with teaching commitments and will regularly be involved in teaching of medical students and residents.

The successful candidate must be proficient in English and be eligible for an academic appointment at the University of Toronto at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor. Certification in Otolaryngology-HNS Surgery by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada as well as licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario is a requirement. Candidates must have Canadian Medical Protective Association or equivalent in good standing.

Compensation will be by OHIP billings and on-call stipend.

Applicants must submit curriculum vitae, a description of previous academic experience and the names of three personal references no later than February 17th, 2024 to:

c/o Susan Chang
Office of the Chief of Surgery, St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Unity Health Toronto
[email protected]

The University of Toronto and Unity Health Toronto are strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons, persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disability, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.