Physiotherapist - Mackenzie Health Hospital
SE Health
Richmond Hill, ON
We are currently seeking a Physiotherapist for a 3 month contract role working FT hours to work at the Mackenzie Health Hospital on our inpatient unit of Acute Care Medicine care during the weekdays from 8-4pm. The Physiotherapist will provide patient management through all stages of assessment, treatment, consultation and follow-up services to patients. The successful candidate will be familiar working in a hospital environment.

As the successful candidate, you are a graduate of an accredited program in Physiotherapy and are a member in good standing of the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario. 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:
As a Physiotherapist (PT) you will be conducting assessments.

As a Physiotherapist (PT) you will be formulating goals and recommendations

As a Physiotherapist (PT) you will be planning and implementing patient centered, goal-directed treatment programs in collaboration with Therapy Assistants

As a Physiotherapist you will assist in the promotion of physiotherapy services to external referral sources as required.

REQUIREMENTS:
Graduate of an accredited program in Physiotherapy and are a member in good standing of the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario.

At least 1 year of acute care experience in a hospital setting is preferred

Reliable, flexible, creative, self-directed professional, able to work effectively and collaboratively with rehab assistants as well as with a high performance interdisciplinary rehabilitation team

Recent experience in managing patients in acute or rehabilitation programs is required

A graduate of an accredited program in Physiotherapy and are a member in good standing of the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario.

Experience working in an inpatient setting is required

Sound knowledge of community resources is an asset

Effective interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

A positive work and attendance record is essential

Ability to adapt to new computer applications

BCLS and CPR certificate, update to date immunization record and vulnerable sector check

Please note that this is a full-time 3 month contract role working FT hours M-F 8-4pm

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.

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.