Development Writer - Philanthropy
Land Acknowledgement :
Oak Valley Health honours the traditional territory of the closest Indigenous communities, the Chippewas (chi-puh-waas) of Georgina Island and the Mississaugas of Scugog Island.
The Haudenosaunee (Ho-de-no-shau-nee) and Anishinaabe (Ah-nish-in-ah-beh) have lived, worked and existed on this land from time immemorial.
This land is covered by Treaty 13 signed with the Mississaugas of the Credit, and the Williams Treaty signed with many Mississauga and Chippewa bands.
As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the need to strengthen and promote health protection to patients, staff and members of the public attending in the hospital, prior to the first day of employment with the Hospital, all successful candidates are required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination (full vaccination is required).
In order to provide you with fair & equitable accommodation, you must submit supporting medical exemption documentation or an affidavit detailing why your religion prohibits you from receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.
Who you are :
The Opportunity :
Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation is seeking a Development / Philanthropy Writer to join the Foundation’s development team.
The Development Writer is a key member of the fundraising team and contributes to the overall revenue goals through effective proposal / grant writing and donor impact reports.
The Development Writer is an exceptional storyteller and writer and collaborates seamlessly across all teams, in particular with the Donor Relations and Marketing teams, to produce effective and inspiring documents.
Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation (MSHF) enables the growth of Oak Valley Health’s Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) by raising funds and awareness for its priorities and ongoing needs.
We aspire to earn the generous support of every member of our community. Markham and Stouffville are the fastest growing regions in Canada and recently declared among the nation’s most diverse communities.
The Role :
What you bring to the role :
Work Schedule :
Monday to Friday days.
Please note schedule may change based on operational needs.
MSH Foundation offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience plus a comprehensive benefits package. Foundation staff are currently working in office with some flexibility.
Who we are :
Oak Valley Health is one of Ontario’s leading community healthcare organizations. Across our two sites (Markham and Uxbridge) and Reactivation Care Centre (RCC), we provide high quality, patient-centred care to more than 435,000 patients each year.
We offer diagnostic and emergency services and deliver clinical programs in acute care medicine and surgery, addictions and mental health, and childbirth and children’s services.
We are also proud to be part of the Eastern York Region North Durham Ontario Health Team (OHT).
Our 526 physicians, 28 midwives, 2,400 staff and 1,000 volunteers serve patients and families with an honoured to care mindset and are focused on delivering an extraordinary patient experience to the residents of Markham, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Uxbridge and beyond.
We are dedicated to providing access to the right care, at the right time, in the right place by the right people and at the right cost.
Are you ready to join us?
Oak Valley Health Diversity Statement
Oak Valley Health takes pride in serving some of Canada’s most diverse communities. We are committed to fostering an environment of equity and inclusivity where every person can work and receive care safely, openly and honestly.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, nation of origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, marital or family status, belief system, or other factors related to one’s personal identity and / or values.
Furthermore, Oak Valley Health is committed to meeting the needs of all individuals in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code.
Should you require accommodations during the recruitment and selection process, please contact Human Resources.
Visit oakvalleyhealth.ca and mshf.on.ca to learn more about us.
Interested applicants should submit their cover letter and resume to Rosanna Petricca,
VP Development rpetricca msh.on.ca by June 30, 2022