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The Opportunity

St. John's, NL
Experienced
Full-time - Permanent

Calling All Entrepreneurs

Seafair Capital is seeking an energetic co-founder and entrepreneur to lead one of its latest ventures, Practicare. An opportunity to drive modernized learning methods in the community care space, develop augmented reality learning environments, and create tools for care organizations and institutions to more readily achieve and maintain sector standards and quality care – the chosen candidate will lead business development, technology creation, and commercialization efforts with the support of Seafair Capital’s experienced team.

Practicare – Care Learning Solutions

Practicare is a digital-first training platform for the community care sector, and a part of the Seafair Capital group. We leverage new technologies and modern learning methodologies to provide community care organizations with robust tools to inspire and empower their care workers with practical, progressive, and engaging training materials and educational resources.

Core products include comprehensive and mixed-media curriculums and tests for:

  • Intellectual Developmental Disability Care
  • Vulnerable Child, Youth and Family Care
  • Home Care for Seniors
  • Long-Term Care and Personal Care Homes
  • Organizational Capacity Building

Beyond our core products, Practicare offers custom packages, managed training services, in-person and live training opportunities and corporate training solutions for a wide range of operational needs (e.g. cybersecurity awareness, unconscious bias, workplace safety, sustainability practices, company onboarding, etc.)

We believe that better training leads to better care. Our solution helps enhance quality of services with access to a robust selection of online courses and programs developed by experienced practitioners.

The Practicare solution:

  • Features turnkey curriculum options and custom learning pathways
  • Leverages Canadian standards and practitioner insights.
  • Offers a simple, user friendly platform for employees and managers.
  • Providers management solutions for training oversight and cohort planning.

Candidate Profile

We are currently working with alpha customers and are actively developing our products and platform features, while initiating dialogue with prospective beta customers. The co-founder and entrepreneur will drive a commercialization and a customer-centric approach to rapid development.

The ideal candidate has a strong fit with our organization, aligns with our values and is excited to take on the role of a co-founder and entrepreneur. From experienced professionals to serial entrepreneurs to new graduates – we believe the right person can come from any background and life stage.

The following would be considered as assets:

  • Familiar with product and software development cycles
  • Experience in B2B sales and digital marketing
  • Ability to digest new information quickly and grasp new concepts
  • Basic understanding of community care sector
  • Versed in start-up ecosystem and funding opportunities
  • Previous entrepreneurial experience

Compensation

We offer competitive benefits packages and flexible working arrangements. Compensation via salary and shares for this position will be commensurate with experience.

A little bit about us

Practicare

Practicare is a digital-first training platform for the community care sector, and a part of the Seafair Capital group. We leverage new technologies and modern learning methodologies to provide community care organizations with robust tools to inspire and empower their care workers with practical, progressive, and engaging training materials and educational resources.

Are you interested?

Work With Us

Seafair Capital

Seafair Capital is a strategic leadership and community investment company. We are a local organization founded and operating in Newfoundland & Labrador. With over 25 years of experience working directly with community leaders, technology providers, policy makers and practitioners, our group employs over 1000 individuals in urban, rural and remote settings. In addition to our operations in Newfoundland & Labrador, Seafair works with diverse domestic, international and Indigenous partners.

Whether we are evaluating an acquisition, entering a strategic partnership, or hiring someone to join our team, we are constantly guided by Seafair's Core Values.

Integrity - We are open, honest, and respectful in our dealings with our customers, our communities, and each other; we always give our colleagues the benefit of the doubt; we say what we mean, and mean what we say; we take pride in our work and accountability for our individual contribution; we give credit where credit is due.

Innovation - We are future focused, value big ideas, 'out-of-the-box' thinking; we save money, time, and effort when we can; we always look for a better way; we are not afraid to take risks because we see the potential and have a plan; we believe that good enough is never good enough.

Determination - We weather the storm, we know that there will be challenges, we prepare for them and face them by always putting our best foot forward and looking for opportunities in every situation. We relentlessly execute, adapt to our environment, and learn from our experiences.

Community - We care about where we live and work; we celebrate the accomplishments of our team and others in the community; we want to make our corner of the world a better place to be. We believe in building a more diverse, inclusive and sustainable economy that has positive impacts for generations to come.

Action - We are driven to succeed because of shared goals and purpose; we understand that activity is not the same thing as results; we challenge the status quo, share our plans and priorities so we can move forward together; we have a bias toward action.

Fun - We all contribute to making our work enjoyable; we find moments to celebrate our successes - both personal and professional; we know the power of laughter to bring positive energy into a room and a relationship; we all have a desire to find joy in our day-to-day lives.

Learn more about our company at www.seafaircapital.com and about Practicare at www.mypracticare.ca

How to Apply

All interested candidates should submit their cover letter and resume to info@mypracticare.ca