Senior Communications & Engagement Specialist – Patient Ombudsman (Toronto)

Ontario’s Patient Ombudsman is responsible for receiving, resolving, and investigating complaints relating to Ontario’s public hospitals, long-term care homes and home and community care support services.


Reporting to the Executive Director, the Senior Communications Specialist is an engaged, articulate, independent self-starter responsible for providing strategic communications counsel and services. The successful candidate can execute on suitable strategies in a way that resonates with a wide range of audiences, including those often marginalized by our health care system. As such, the ideal candidate for this role will be seasoned in strategic stakeholder relations and will have the experience and skills to help provide a customer service-oriented lens to developing and improving various communications materials, tools and resources, including digital communications and media relations. This role also requires a proactive relationship builder who can connect Patient Ombudsman’s audiences with the organization’s overall vision and strategy

Deadline to apply: September 21, 2021

To apply, visit the Patient Ombudsman careers page at: Careers – Patient Ombudsman (

Forum of Canadian Ombudsman