Christie Gardens

Primary Care Physician
Interested in Geriatric Medicine?


Christie Gardens is a vibrant retirement home that has been serving Toronto’s seniors for over 35 years. There are 400 residents of the Christie Gardens community whose needs span the continuum of retirement living.

  • The successful candidate should be:
  • Academically trained and interested in practicing evidence-based medicine;
  • Eager to set a new standard in primary care and to become part of Christie Gardens’ culture change;
  • Open to constantly improving care processes; and
  • Interested in spending more time with patients, not paperwork.

Christie Gardens’ well-established Wellness Centre, staffed with excellent clinical and administrative personnel, makes available primary care and select specialty health services to all residents.

We seek a primary care physician with a keen interest in geriatrics who wishes to work in a collaborative team-based care environment. Availability for 1 to 1.5 clinic days a week would be ideal.

We provide competitive remuneration and administrative support that includes OHIP billing management.

Interested physicians are welcome to visit and tour the community. Please contact Heather Janes, CEO at 416-530-1330 or submit your interest via email.


Director, Health and Wellness


Christie Gardens is a Christian not-for-profit senior living community experienced in delivering distinctive services within a continuum of living.

Christie Gardens is looking for an enthusiastic individual who will thrive in our unique continuum for seniors. The Director of Health and Wellness oversees the overall health of the independent living residents.

The Director of Health and Wellness will demonstrate a high degree of trust, respect, accountability, and commitment and will possess the desired qualifications to meet the responsibilities below:

  • Qualifications
  • Post Secondary diploma/degree and/or relevant work experience as nurse in a leadership position within a health care facility;
  • Five plus proven leadership/management experience preferably in a Seniors’ residence;
  • A critical thinking skills and must be able to lead a large team of staff as well as serve on the senior leadership team;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Experience in a fast-paced communal living environment; and
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Eden Alternative philosophy of care.

Bring your maturity, life experience, and expertise to Christie Gardens where there is a fresh new approach to Elder care that is unique and truly individualized.

Email your resume and cover letter.

  • Major Responsibilities
  • Directly manages Wellness Centre team, Health Services Clinical Support Coordinator, Physiotherapist, Assisted Living Advocate, and Assisted Living nurses;
  • Indirectly supervises all Physiotherapy Assistant staff in the facility;
  • Manages Health & Wellness service providers, including: physicians, specialists, fitness instructors, laboratory & diagnostic services, and pharmacy;
  • Oversees the Wellness Centre and Assisted Living Services;
  • Works with the marketing team to facilitate admission assessments and recommendations;
  • Maintains scope of service within the facility;
  • Coordinates transitions of care along the continuum of care;
  • Responsible for health-related education for the facility staff and residents;
  • Responsible for health policy compliance with the RHRA; and
  • Collaborate with the Director’s team to complete projects- active participation in strategic planning, risk management and the creation and implementation of organizational goals.

Registered Practical Nurses


Christie Gardens is a Christian not-for-profit senior living community experienced in delivering distinctive services within a continuum of living. At Christie Gardens we have fresh new approach to Elder care that is unique and truly individualized.

Christie Gardens is looking for enthusiastic Registered Practical Nurses who are interested in a work environment that is creatively stimulating and challenging. If you are a mature, skilled registered practical nurse with superior assessment and problem solving skills, Christie Gardens has an excellent opportunity for you on various shifts.

  • Qualifications
  • Experience in working with seniors in a retirement setting or clinical setting;
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written;
  • Possess qualities of empathy, kindness, integrity, responsibility and understanding;
  • Able to work independently and collaboratively within a team, be resourceful, and demonstrates flexibility; and
  • Diploma from an accredited school of nursing and Current registration with CNO.

Do you share in the belief that quality care and quality choices equate to a meaningful life? We are committed to ensuring a superior quality of life for Residents who choose Christie as their home.

Do not miss this opportunity to “join our team” at Christie Gardens, a proud provider of exceptional seniors’ accommodation in Toronto.

Email your resume with cover letter introducing yourself to us.


Personal Support Workers


Christie Gardens is a Christian not-for-profit senior living community experienced in delivering distinctive services within a continuum of living. At Christie Gardens we have fresh new approach to Elder care that is unique and truly individualized.

Christie Gardens is looking for enthusiastic Personal Support Workers who are interested in a work environment that is creatively stimulating and challenging. Christie Gardens has an excellent opportunity for you on various shifts.

  • Qualifications
  • graduate or student of an approved Personal Care Support Worker course;
  • A high standard of behaviour and neat appearance;
  • A mature attitude; and
  • A genuine interest in people, with a special emphasis in gerontology.

Do you share in the belief that quality care and quality choices equate to a meaningful life? We are committed to ensuring a superior quality of life for Residents who choose Christie as their home.

Do not miss this opportunity to “join our team” at Christie Gardens, a proud provider of exceptional seniors’ accommodation in Toronto.

Email your resume with cover letter introducing yourself to us.

  • Responsibilities
  • Build relationships to promote the physical, emotional, social, and spiritual wellbeing of residents;
  • Share responsibility for the care of the neighbourhood including equipment and personal belongings of the residents;
  • Provide restorative care – transfers and/or assist residents with restorative techniques, assist residents with nutritional needs, assist in palliative care;
  • Perform personal care to promote the physical, emotional, social, and spiritual wellbeing of residents;
  • Contribute to resident care plans;
  • Observe and report changes immediately in the residents’ physical, social, and emotional conditions;
  • Meet high standards of cleanliness and adhere to aseptic practices; and
  • Practice safety: Use good body mechanics, use mechanical lifts as needed, use good infection control techniques.

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