Surgical Assisting Opportunities

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Brant Community Healthcare System
200 Terrace Hill Street
Brantford, ON N3R 1G9

Job Posted
December 13, 2023
Posting Expires
December 12, 2024
Application Closing Date
March 30, 2024
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required

Job Description

Surgical Assisting Opportunities

Brant Community Healthcare System

Brant Community Healthcare System (BCHS) is a 260+ bed acute care facility boasting stable, state-of-the-art Programs within a team environment and with a dedicated staff that ensures high-level, patient-focused care. The organization comprises of two main hospital sites, the Brantford General Hospital and Willet Hospital. Located in the picturesque Grand River Valley 20 minutes west of Hamilton, our community offers outstanding recreational opportunities.  

BCHS is the area’s acute care facility, providing all of Brantford and Brant County's specialty programs and services for our 120,000+ residents and boasts stable, state-of-the-art programs within a team environment that ensures high level patient-focused care. We are a regional centre for a variety of services including surgical services and obstetrical care.

Our Surgical Assist service covers a variety of surgical procedures. The Surgical Assists work with the surgeons to provide surgical assistance for surgeries. Our surgical specialties including general surgery, urology, orthopedics, gynecology, obstetrics for cesarean sections and some pediatrics and ENT surgeries.

We are currently recruiting Surgical Assists to join our division of Surgical Assisting in our Department of Surgery for both day time and on call coverage. The preferred candidate will have independent practice license from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Candidates with some experience assisting with surgical procedures including general surgeries, orthopedics and obstetrics/gynecology are encouraged to apply. Training is provided for interested applicants who do not have surgical assisting experience. They will be joining a dedicated group of surgical assists providing service at the Brantford General Hospital site.

The surgical assists schedule is flexible with accommodation for outside work commitments.  Remuneration for this work is Fee for Service (“FFS”) billings through the Ontario Hospital Insurance Plan with additional stipend for Hospital On-Call Coverage (HOCC) for associated on-call duties.

Interested candidates should submit their letters of interest and curriculum vitae to:

Dr. Susan O’Leary, Chief of Anesthesia &

Medical Director, Surgery, Anesthesia & Perioperative Services

C/o of Lebene Numekevor [email protected]

For detailed information on the hospital, please visit:


Lebene Numekevor
200 Terrace hill Street
Brantford ON N3R 1G9
Brant Community Healthcare System  Lebene Numekevor

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