Kinesiologist
SE Health
Richmond Hill, ON
About Us:
SE Health (Saint Elizabeth Health Care) is a social enterprise applying our knowledge, vision and drive to forever impact how people live and age at home, today and into the future. As a not-for-profit organization with Canadian roots and 110 years of expertise, we bring quality excellence and innovation to home care, seniors lifestyle and family caregiving. Through our team of 9,000 Leaders of Impact, we deliver 20,000 care exchanges daily, totaling 50 million in the last decade alone. In 2019 We were honoured to be recognized by Forbes as one of Canada's Best Employers.

Saint Elizabeth is committed to the success of all its employees. If you feel you need accommodations because of illness or disability, please do not hesitate to contact Human Resources at hresources@saintelizabeth.com at your earliest convenience.

POSITION SUMMARY:
As a member of the multi-disciplinary health care team, the part time Kinesiologist will collaborate in the provision of therapeutic services. The Kinesiologist will work in collaboration with a qualified Physiotherapist at our Cardiovascular Wellness Clinic in Richmond Hill.

As the successful candidate, you are a graduate of a recognized program from an accredited Kinesiology Program with two years of experience. You demonstrate excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, both written and verbal, along with a high level of initiative and adaptability to rapidly changing demands

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provide assessment and direct treatment while working in collaboration with the Physiotherapist
Communicate with supervising Therapists about patient progress and need for possible program modifications on a consistent and timely basis
Communicates effectively with patients and caregivers regarding patient activities
Support and reinforce treatment plans in collaboration with Therapists

REQUIREMENTS:
Knowledge of adaptive equipment, gait aids and wheelchairs.
Provide assessment and direct treatment in collaborations with
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Ability to work on an interdisciplinary team in a dynamic fast paced environment.
Ability to work with adults individually and in group settings
Ability to perform repetitive bending, reaching, pushing, lifting and transferring using proper/safe body mechanics.
A positive work and attendance record is essential.
Ability to adapt to new computer applications.
BCLS and CPR certificate.
Schedule: Casual - Preferred candidate already in process