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Human Resources

The Human Resources Department at the Kirkland and District Hospital works as a collaborative team with the Englehart and District Hospital to provide service for almost 400 full-time and part-time staff employed at the Hospitals.

We share the following vision, mission, motto and values.


Vision  To proactively partner with our people for the betterment of patient care. 
Mission   Leading employee Solutions. 
Motto To foster an integrated, innovative and caring culture, focused on improving patient care. 
Integrity  We will be honest and ethical and responsible for our actions. 
Accountability  We will demonstrate professionalism, while standing behind our efforts as we reach for excellence. 
Teamwork  We will have faith in each other and believe in the power of our combined and aligned efforts. 
Partnership  We will work in collaboration with our clients and external Resources to provide evidence based, best practice solutions. 
Communication    We will ensure information is effectively given, received and understood by everyone with a right to know, always mindful of our obligations for confidentiality. 

Human Resources assists its employees with career development and pension and benefit programs.  Other key services provided by this team include: Labour Relations, Compensation Management, Resource Management and Organizational Development.

Providing for the day-to-day needs of its employees is only one function of the Human Resource Department.  The department also focuses on the future human resource needs of Kirkland and District Hospital.  And in preparing for the future, the department must constantly be in tune with the trends and forecasts of the labour resource market and ensuring necessary assessment and planning is being done to prepare for these changes.

Hour of Operation

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Monday through Friday (except holidays)