Physiotherapist

  • Company:
    Island Health
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Physicians

Travel Requirement Travel between multiple sites may be required Shift Start Time/End Time 8-4 Days Off Rotating Vacancy Type Regular FT Salary Range (Hourly Rate) $35.27 – $43.81 FTE 1.0 Bi-weekly Hours 75 Planned Start Date Feb. 8 2021 Approximate End Date (For Temporary Assignments ONLY) Pending Return of Incumbent CRC required? (employee will be working with or have access to children or vulnerable adults and requires a Criminal Record Check) Required for Professional Registration Job Description In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority, patient safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at VIHA; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.Under the general supervision of the Coordinator, Therapy Services, or designate, and as part of a multidisciplinary health care team, the Physiotherapist assesses, treats, educates and manages patients/clients receiving physical therapy services.Travel may be a requirement of this position. Transportation arrangements must meet the operational requirements of the Vancouver Island Health Authority in accordance with the service assignment and may require the use of a personal vehicle.QUALIFICATIONS:Education, Training And ExperienceGraduate of a recognized Physiotherapy Program; Knowledge of current Physical Therapy standards, modalities and scope of practice, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience; Current registration with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia (CPTBC); Valid British Columbia Driver’s license.Skills And AbilitiesPrioritize, organize and problem-solve.Observe and assess clients/patients.Demonstrate sound judgment, tact and empathy.Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.Deal with others effectively.Participate as a member of a multidisciplinary team.Foster good public relations.Physically and emotionally able to perform the duties of the position.Operate related equipment, including computerized systems.Type. Additional information for applicants Requisition CA Health Science Professionals Affiliation/Union HSA