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full time Physician - Family Practice at Northern College of Applied Arts and Technology
South Porcupine, Ontario
Job ID: 8113

POSITION TITLE: 21-77 Primary Care Physician
STATUS: Full-Time
CLASSIFICATION: Administrative Staff
SALARY: Per Ministry of Health Guidelines
CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled
DIVISION: East End Family Health Team

The East End Family Health team is seeking a Primary Care Physician in a blended model inter-disciplinary health care team that provides care to individuals throughout their life cycle. The team provides a broad range of programs and services with room to expand. The East End Family Health Team clinic is a division of and located at the Northern College Timmins Campus, which is situated on a park like setting overlooking beautiful Porcupine Lake. The region is noted for its great outdoor activities year-round.

At Northern College, we’re driven by our commitment to the ongoing success and development of our students, our communities and our staff. A career with Northern College can provide you with meaningful opportunities for your professional growth, and we’re confident that our friendly, collaborative workplace culture will contribute to your personal growth as well.

In addition, to a rewarding career, some of the other benefits offered to eligible full-time employees of Northern College and the East End Family Health Team’s Primary Care Physicians include competitive salaries, a defined-benefit pension plan, a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employment status, access to our athletics facilities and a wellness program.

You will work with a fully supportive, well-staffed and experienced interdisciplinary team who is dedicated to providing seamless support and care. Virtual tools will be used to help facilitate care in an innovative format that allows for flexibility. The amount of time or commitment is determined by your availability. This salary-based position offers income security with benefits and the opportunity to do research while providing primary care.


Providing family oriented medical care in an inter-disciplinary team, on or off site;
Interviewing/ history taking;
Examining, assessing and treating patients;
Maintaining accurate records;
Referring to specialists, hospitals or other agencies as required;
Advocating for patients with other medical workers, agencies or institutions; and
Ensuring standards of patient care are maintained according to accepted medical standards and company policy.

Medical license and current registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons;
Knowledge of the Health care system, social determinants of health and community resources;
Demonstrated commitment to client-centered, community-based care;
Experience working in community primary care settings;
Experience using electronic medical records (PS Suites an asset);
Strong interpersonal communication skills;
Demonstrated organizational and time management skills;
Demonstrated experience in program planning, research and evaluation;
Ability to work collaboratively within and across inter-disciplinary teams;
Ability to work effectively with people of various cultural, age and economic backgrounds; and
The incumbent may be required to provide a criminal reference/vulnerable sector check.

Competitive salary with monthly supportive care payments;
Billing, appointments, staffing and overhead cost are covered under the blended model;
Generous paid vacation allotment for full-time employment status;
Flexible schedule and work hours;
Secure and sustainable defined benefit pension plan;
Top tier group insurance benefits for full time employment status;
Employee Assistance Program and wellness program;
Free access to athletic facilities; and
Relocation expense reimbursement.
To apply, please email a covering letter (quoting Competition #) and a current resume including your
credentials to

Northern College is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free selection process. If contacted regarding this competition, please advise the interview coordinator of accommodation measures you may require during our selection process. Information received relating to accommodation needs of applicants will be addressed confidentially.

Northern College values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer

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This vacancy was mirrored to from on August 10, 2022.

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Physician - Family Practice
Employment Type
full time
Providing family oriented medical care in an inter-disciplinary team, on or off site.
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Northern College of Applied Arts and Technology 
Street Address 1
4715 Highway 101 East 
Street Address 2
City / Town
South Porcupine 
Postal / Zip Code
P0N 1H0 
Institution Description
Northern College offers career-enhancing education in the great and vast wilderness of Northern Ontario, with on-site, distance, and hybrid education options for those looking for flexible and impactful online learning opportunities.

No matter your goals, Northern College provides accessible education options and services to support the needs of a diverse set of learners with both full-time and part-time study, online or in-person studies, and a variety of program durations that give learners the skills, knowledge, and connections for a successful and fulfilling career in the ever-changing world we live in.

Our post-secondary programs equip learners with the education and skills required for careers in the fields of Business and Office Administration, Community Services, Engineering Technology and Trades, Health Sciences and Emergency Services, Veterinary Sciences, and Welding Engineering Technology.

We also provide corporate and industry training opportunities, as well as customized training courses and general interest skills learning through Northern Training Division.

Post-secondary preparation programs, including free Academic Upgrading, and no-cost employment services with Employment Options Emploi are also available to help learners and job seekers of all backgrounds and skill levels find work.

Northern College has four campuses located throughout Northeastern Ontario in Timmins, Haileybury, Kirkland Lake, and Moosonee. 
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Community Description
No matter what time of year you find yourself in the “City with a Heart of Gold”, you’ll be fascinated by its beauty, history, and small city charm.

With year round recreational opportunities, your visit here will be a memorable one. Whether you’re searching for hiking, biking or ATVing, canoeing, kayaking, wakeboarding, golfing, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, or downhill skiing, Timmins will surprise you with its unlimited outdoor adventure opportunities.

With our endless network of snowmobile trails, Timmins has become a favorite destination for thousands of snowmobiler enthusiast in search of the world’s best snowmobile destination. With hundreds of lakes and rivers on our doorstep, you will enjoy the solitude you expect from a fishing vacation.

Amid the untamed and pristine wilderness that surrounds us, our diverse flair offers something for even the most selective taste; a top-rated symphony orchestra, choirs, theater groups, an ultramodern public library, Timmins Museum National Exhibition Centre and First Nations powwows.

The City of Timmins is a multicultural mosaic deeply rooted in European and Indigenous cultures and every year we celebrate the best in culture, music, the arts, and sports. Come visit and enjoy our hospitality, our friendly people, our attractions, our festivals and events and our natural, pristine scenic and accessible outdoors.

On behalf of the City of Timmins, I would like to welcome you to our community. During your stay, I encourage you to explore our dining and shopping opportunities. We hope that you immerse yourself in our
history and enjoy our northern hospitality. 
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Published on 2022-07-19
Edited on 2022-07-19