Specialty Management

Role and Facility Information

We have an exciting opportunity for an Acute Care Pediatric and Perinatal Services Manager in Nanaimo.

As the Acute Care Pediatric and Perinatal Services Manager, you are accountable for all aspects of directing the patient care services provided within multiple care and service areas. This includes providing strategic direction to patient care delivery, operational planning, human resource development, financial management, quality management, education and research.

Working collaboratively with others and within a practice governance model, you ensure the development of a vision, the achievement of patient care and Island Health goals within the assigned programs/service areas.

You are a strong leader in managing and implementing change and ensuring an environment that supports both professional practice and the academic mandates of the organization. This portfolio includes, but may not be limited to, the following services and responsibilities at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital:

• Single Room Maternity Unit

• Ante-partum

• Level 2b NICU

• Pediatrics

• Non-Stress Test Clinic

• Pediatric Ambulatory


You will have successfully completed a Bachelor of Science in Nursing or a degree (master’s degree preferred) in a relevant health discipline, along with seven years’ health care experience including several years at the supervisory/management level. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered.

You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to problem solve. You have a demonstrated ability to lead others and negotiate creative solutions. Your ability to utilize both analytical and conceptual thinking to identify and resolve issues is outstanding.

With a commitment to collaborative practice and lifelong learning, you promote a team-based approach that supports point-of-care decision making.

About Us

Island Health is one of British Columbia’s five regional health authorities. With more than 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers, Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan.

Come be part of our future!

Live and work in BC


The bustling city of Nanaimo is located on a harbour on the east coast of Vancouver Island, north of Victoria, British Columbia’s capital city. Boasting a diversified economy, the city is a regional centre for technology, manufacturing, tourism, retail, health, and government services. Nanaimo offers an attractive quality of life, with a relaxed island culture, friendly people, and affordable housing. Residents and visitors to Nanaimo enjoy hiking, kayaking, and biking, as well as world-class scuba diving and snorkelling.

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