Employment Opportunities

Join the York Hills Team!

At York Hills we are looking for exceptional employees, people who are passionate about making a difference to the lives of children.

In the spirit of collaboration and respectful partnership with both families and the community, we at York Hills Centre for Children Youth and Families strive to create opportunities for children, youth and families to nurture their relationships and expand their abilities in realizing improved mental health.

Current Positions Available

Clinical Director of Intensive Services

Clinical Director of Intensive Services

York Hills Centre for Children, Youth and Families (York Hills) is the largest children and youth mental health agency in York Region, offering a range of mental health services to children from birth to age 18 and their families. York Hills’ assessment and treatment services include: individual, family and group counselling; community and in-school clinical supports; residential (live-in) services; day treatment services; alternative dispute resolution; and family mediation. York Hills was formed in late 2018 following the amalgamation of Blue Hills Child and Family Centre and The York Centre for Children, Youth and Families. Today, the agency brings expertise in treating the social, emotional, and behavioural challenges of children, youth and their families. York Hills’ vision is: Streamlined integrated services that are reaching more people sooner and producing measurable positive outcomes.

In the spirit of collaboration and respectful partnership with both families and the community, York Hills strives to create opportunities for children and families to nurture their relationships and expand their abilities in realizing improved mental health. Serving York Region through five office locations in Aurora, Richmond Hill, Keswick, and Maple, York Hills’ dedicated team of professionals serves nearly 5,500 children, youth, and families each year through programs primarily funded by the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services, and the United Way of Greater Toronto.

York Hills is looking to recruit a Clinical Director of Intensive Services (Clinical Director) to oversee its day treatment program—the largest such program in Canada—and the only latency aged live-in mental health treatment program for children in York Region, amongst other related intensive services. The Clinical Director will provide leadership on planning, design, implementation, delivery, and assessment of services within York Hills’ residential and day treatment programs and services. Reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer, the Clinical Director leads a team of approximately 50 staff via 6 clinical managers and oversees a budget of nearly $5.5M.
Fostering a culture of family centered care across the continuum of service delivery, the Clinical Director will partner with leadership in the strategic planning, system design, implementation, and sustainability of integrated clinical programs to achieve York Hills’ service initiatives. Externally, the Clinical Director will represent and promote both the organization and the mental health needs of children, youth, and families in York Region by participating in various community activities and planning tables and by working in partnership with community stakeholders.

As an ideal candidate, you bring 5+ years of progressive senior leadership experience with a background in day treatment or live-in treatment/intensive programs and Master’s level training in a field related to Social Work, Psychology, or Counselling, with membership in the appropriate professional College. You champion an organizational culture that values and advances equity, diversity, and inclusion and aligns with the organization’s core values of integrity, high service quality, collaboration, commitment, acceptance, and financial stewardship. Coupled with outstanding relationship building skills, you are a highly collaborative leader that is passionate about lending your clinical expertise to help achieve the best possible outcomes for the children, youth, and families accessing York Hills’ critical services.

To request additional information or to submit your application, please contact Four Corners Group:
Suzanne Clark, Partner                416-593-0900 x2234                 sclark@fourcornersgroup.com
Stavros Kanichis, Associate         416-593-0900 x2280                 skanichis@fourcornersgroup.com

York Hills is an equal opportunity employer that aims to represent the diversity of the community it serves and strongly encourages individuals from diverse groups to apply. York Hills and Four Corners Group are committed to an inclusive barrier-free recruitment and selection process and we respect, encourage, and celebrate the diversity of staff. Please advise if you require accommodation at any stage in the recruitment and selection process.


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