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Why Work at Ontario Shores?

Ontario Shores is a specialized mental health care facility that has received accreditation from Accreditation Canada with 'Exemplary Standing'.  Employing almost 1,300 professionals, Ontario Shores offers its employees opportunities to expand their knowledge and skills in their designated profession.

Specialized Experience

Ontario Shores provides many opportunities for specialized employment in the field of mental health care. Through our programs, which include services for adolescents, adults, seniors, forensic, dual diagnosis and neuropsychiatry rehabilitation, staff can work within a discipline best suited to their talents or expand their scope of practice in a number of different areas.


Ontario Shores offers a competitive benefits package which includes extensive vision, dental, life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, long-term disability coverage and more. Employees at Ontario Shores have the opportunity to enjoy health and wellness benefits, such as fitness classes, a weight room, gymnasium and walking paths.

Professional Development Opportunities

Ontario Shores supports your  pursuit for professional growth as part of our commitment to continually strengthen our services. See a full list of opportunities.


Located about 30 minutes east of Toronto, Ontario Shores is located in Whitby, Ontario, atop 78 acres of Lake Ontario’s shoreline. Our employees enjoy working in a serene environment that features beautiful gardens, walking paths, gazebos and outdoor eating areas. Our facility offers modern equipment and building systems, and ample indoor and outdoor programs and recreational space. Other amenities found in the dynamic, family-oriented community of Whitby include a variety of recreational facilities, schools, dining establishments, entertainment and shopping.

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Unionized and Non-Unionized Positions

Ontario Shores offers a variety of union and non-union positions.

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