The Central Community Health Centre provides primary health care, health promotion and illness prevention as well as provide community based programs. Our model of care is client centered and focused on the social determinants of health with in interdisciplinary team.

Available Positions

Family Physician

Central Community Health Centre is currently recruiting for 1 full-time family physician and 1 part-time. Our client base is currently 2145 and growing. We offer salary, no overhead costs, and an excellent benefit package including a pension plan and paid vacation/statutory holdidays. St. Thomas is centrally located in the middle of southwestern Ontario and just minutes from the 401 corridor. It's a community known for friendly people and inexpensive living with superb recreational, health and educational facilities.

Please contact Jackie Harris, Primary Care Manager @ or 519-633-6930 x437 for more information.

Clinical Office Assistant~ 22.5 hours per week may become full time ~Benefits

The Clinical Office Assistant is the first point of contact and must have excellent organizational skills, and good time management; ability to multi-task; work efficiently and effectively; be a team-player and keep a positive attitude.

  • Front desk responsibilities: answering phones, greet visitors, respond to inquiries, relay calls and messages
  • Schedule clients; specialist and diagnostic testing appointments using EMR; make reminder calls; fax prescriptions; photocopy; print documents
  • Prepare, maintain, update, retrieve, track and file charts and other client records, manually and/or electronically
  • Maintain a current referral directory
  • Maintain service providers' schedules in consulation with providers
  • Receive incoming mail, coordinate distribution, and process outgoing mail

    Qualifications:Three to five years' administrative and customer service experience preferably in a health care setting. Proficiency in the use of computers, various software including Microsoft Office Suite, Electronic Medical Records and office equipment; ability to work in a fast paced environment; maintain a professional attitude and project a welcoming attitude.

    Work Location: St. Thomas, Central Elgin, Southwold

    Application Deadline: May 19, 2017 please submit your resume and cover letter in confidence

    Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

Volunteers Welcome
Volunteers play an important part in helping the Central Community Health Centre provide accessible, person-centred care to the communities of St. Thomas, Central Elgin and Southwold Townships. You could be part of the team. We are looking for individuals who:

  • Are willing to learn new skills
  • Are able to work independently
  • Have good communication skills
  • Have excellent customer service skills
  • Are reliable, punctual and professional

We look forward to receiving your application. Application forms can be obtained by:

  • Dropping into the Centre
  • Clicking here to print a copy and return it to us by mail or in person
  • Contacting Cathy Obright at 519-633-7989 extension 427 or by email.

    PLEASE NOTE: A Police Vulnerable Sector Check is required as a condition of placement.

Available Volunteer Positions

Mobile Unit Volunteer Driver

Our Volunteer Drivers provide transport in the Central Community Health Centre mobile unit to locations within the Centre's service area where programs and services are scheduled. The drivers also perform basic maintenance to the mobile unit and provide assistance and support to our clients. For a full description of this position, click here.

Driver for our Transportation Program
As a Transportation Program Driver, you would provide rides for our clients who need to get to diagnostic imaging (MRI, CT, etc) and specialist appointments, as well as to the lab or hospital for tests. It is a great opportunity to get out and meet people, learn more about your community, and to have a positive impact on someone's life. You would be using loaned vehicles and be reimbursed for expenses associated with your volunteer work. For the full description of this position, click here .