ONTARIO HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION Program Manager, Online Education Contract in Toronto, ON


Branch Toronto ON CA

Program Manager, Online Education
Toronto, ON

Manage the OHA online product portfolio including product development, updates and day-to-day maintenance. As you may know, employee engagement is key in the…

Position Profile:
The Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) provides educational programs to the health care sector which includes Conferences and Seminars (one and two day programs), Distance Learning, Governance Centre of Excellence, Certificate & Diploma Courses, and OHA HealthAchieve (annual convention and exhibitions). We strive to provide our members with information, tools and resources to address their unique challenges and evolving trends in health care.

The OHA is looking for a creative and passionate individual to join our Distance Learning team. You are a self-starter, results oriented and you bring experience in project management, adult education, online learning techniques and communication principles.

You are a great listener and your communication style, energy and self-confidence makes people want to work with you. You thrive in a fast paced environment, can handle multiple projects simultaneously and you have a strong sense of accountability for your work and the service that you and your team provide to your colleagues, members, health care partners, and the organization.

The Position:
Reporting to the Director, Distance Learning, you will:

  • Lead and facilitate planning meetings with various stakeholders including OHA members, colleagues, and external health care experts
  • Maintain and manage individual and corporate client accounts for all online learning products
  • Manage the OHA online product portfolio including product development, updates and day-to-day maintenance
  • Monitor and report on key performance indicators
  • Manage product budgets and monitor expenses to ensure financial goals are met
  • Work in conjunction with Marketing department for effective and efficient product promotion

The incumbent works closely with the Educational Services & Operations Divisions and collaborates with other divisions across the organization, as well as external partners.

The Candidate:
The successful candidate will have online learning experience in the production, service and maintenance of online learning products and services. The position requires strength in planning, decision-making, facilitating skills and process improvement. You are comfortable leading without explicit authority and can effectively deal with people and situations simultaneously with grace and confidence. You work well independently, and have excellent time management, organization, written and oral communication skills. You are knowledgeable of budget preparation and financial management of projects, and can accurately predict costs and manage funds to stay within budget. You are a strategic and creative thinker, willing to continually expand working knowledge of distance learning and health care issues and trends, and the latest education strategies. In addition, you are client service oriented, professional and display excellent judgement. You have strong relationship building skills and the ability to work in a team environment. Finally, you have the ability to multi-task and change priorities quickly.

A relevant post-secondary education with a focus on online learning or related field combined with a minimum five years of relevant work experience, or 3-5 years’ experience in online education. Candidates must be fluent in computer applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook, LMS platforms and CRM).

The candidate must be flexible and willing to travel across Ontario as required. Experience in health care would be a definite asset in this role.

The ideal candidate might be described as dynamic, positive, collaborative, persuasive, resilient, driven and results-oriented.

The Organization:
The OHA is a not-for-profit Association. Our vision is to achieve a high performing health system. Our mission is to support our members – the for-profit and not-for-profit organization involved in Ontario health care delivery, by giving them high-quality products and services, by championing innovation and performance improvement, and by advancing and influencing health system policy in Ontario.

Interested in helping the Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) deliver on the promise of health care?

We can offer you a fulfilling role, an inspiring and creative place to work, and the chance to change the health care system (for the better) – and oh yeah, have a lot of fun in the process. As you may know, employee engagement is key in the success of any business, and the OHA is proud of our 98 percent employee engagement rate.

Need more proof the OHA is a great place to work? Well, how about this… we were recently recognized as one of the Best Workplaces in Canada, for the fifth consecutive year, as well as Best Workplaces in Canada for Women.

Leading the transformation to a better health care system, the OHA is a dynamic organization offering innovative education, tools, and practices that enable people to deliver effective, safe and efficient health care. For more information visit www.oha.com.

To Apply:
Potential applicants are invited to submit a resume and covering letter by October 3, 2016. If contacted for an interview, please inform us should accommodation be required.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-21
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