The Centre drives high-quality child and youth mental health services by setting the bar for excellence and collaborating with others to pursue continuous quality improvement. We promote evidence-informed service planning and delivery and support practical research to close knowledge gaps when they get in the way of effective and accessible services.
Opportunities at the Centre
The Coach, Research is a provincial resource for the provision of methodological consultation in research, outcome measurement, study design and biostatistics to the Centre and its stakeholders, in order to contribute to an evidence-informed system of mental health care for Ontario’s children, youth and families. The Coach, Research will work with key stakeholders, including academic and applied researchers, MCYS, lead agencies and their service area partners to develop and implement the Centre’s strategic plan in collaboration with the leadership team. The Coach, Research will facilitate connections between the producers and users of child and youth mental health research. The Coach, Research will contribute to the conceptualization and implementation of various research activities (including policy-ready papers), and will lend their expertise to the creation of relevant knowledge products to mobilize the latest evidence on topics of relevance to Ontario’s child and youth mental health sector.
The Senior Data Analyst acts as a subject matter expert for data management and analysis. The Senior Data Analyst undertakes complex data analysis on a regular basis to support the Centre to monitor progress against identified standards or benchmarks and/or other aspects of system performance and quality in Ontario’s child and youth mental health sector. The Senior Data Analyst will perform high quality data analysis to support internal and external reporting needs. The Senior Data Analyst will support the development of various reports that will be released publicly. The Senior Data Analyst will act as a resource to Centre colleagues and external stakeholders to support their capacity to collect, manage and analyze data. As such, the Senior Data Analyst will occasionally facilitate learning sessions and contribute to the development of resources and learning tools.