Reasons to Work Here

At the Dryden Regional Health Centre we value our employees and recognize that they are our greatest asset.

Healthcare & Retirement Benefits

The Dryden Regional Health Centre provides comprehensive healthcare coverage to its full-time and part-time employees.

Healthcare Plan Highlights

Benefit eligibility, coverage levels and plan maximums vary based on status, position and non-union/union
affiliations:

  • Dental – Basic Services, Major Restorative, Orthodontics
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Supplemental Healthcare – Paramedical Services (i.e. massage therapy, chiropractor), Out of Country Emergency
  • Medical Coverage
  • Vision – Eye Glasses, Contact Lenses, Eye Exams
  • Semi-Private Hospital Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability

Retirement Plans 

  • Hospitals of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP) – Full time employees of the DRHC participate in HOOPP.  Eligible part-time employees also have the option of joining.  The HOOPP is a defined benefit pension plan.
  • Group Registered Retirement Savings Plan (GRRSP)– Employees may contribute to our Group Registered Retirement Savings Plan.  Employees have the ability to manage their own funds.
  • Canada Saving Bonds (CSB) – Employees may contribute to CSB’s through Payroll deductions.

Compensation and Leaves

  • Competitive Salaries
  • Twelve (12) Paid holidays per year
  • Premium pay for work on holidays
  • Top up benefits for Pregnancy/Parental Leave

Relocation Allowance

Relocating to accept our offer of employment? We offer a moving allowance for eligible candidates; contact Siobain Moore for details at smoore@dh.dryden.on.ca.

Relocating to Dryden? For relocation resources and additional information about Dryden, visit the City of Dryden website or any of the following websites for housing information, rental options etc.

http://ckdr.net/classified/categories.php?cID=16

http://ckdr.net/classified/categories.php?cID=17

http://austinrealty.on.ca/realty/

http://www.screalty.on.ca/

http://www.norealtyfee.com/app/propsearch.aspx?simple=y&cityid=7

http://www.latitude50.on.ca/Residential_Listings/page_1652594.html

http://kenora.kijiji.ca/f-real-estate-W0QQCatIdZ34

Learning Opportunities

The Dryden Regional Health Centre offers a variety of learning opportunities … starting with General Orientation for all new employees. Staff can visit our education calendar for in-service learning.

Employee & Family Assistance Program

Employees of the Dryden Regional Health Centre and their eligible dependants have access to cost-free, confidential counselling and work life solutions through St. Joseph’s Care Group, Behavioural Science Centre, an external third party provider.  This service assists our staff in the areas of:

  • Childcare/Eldercare
  • Crisis/Trauma Counselling
  • Personal and Work Related Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Bereavement
  • Financial Matters
  • Legal Advice