B.Sc. Physiotherapy or equivalent or
M.Sc. Physiotherapy or equivalent
Current registration with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario
Must be able to achieve 80% in the Functional Independent Measure (FIM) certification exam within the probationary period and on recertification exams if applying to work on any of the following rehabilitation units: 3EA (Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation), 3EB (Amputee Rehabilitation), 3EC (Neurological Rehabilitation), 2EB (TB Rehabilitation) and 2WF (Respiratory Rehabilitation)
Member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association preferred
1 to 2 years clinical experience, preferably in the area for which hired
Strong interpersonal, organizational and communication skills (both written
Ability to relate effectively to all levels of staff and work in a interprofessional team
Availability to work a flexible work schedule
Ability to demonstrate a customer service philosophy
Ability to function in a consult model
Demonstrated to be self-directed seeking direction appropriately
Ability to be on call by pager some evenings and weekends as required
ADP Authorizer preferred
Knowledge of MSK, trauma, general surgery and working with geriatric patients
Must have hydrotherapy experience as this position is for hydrotherapy replacement
Evidence of satisfactory attendance record
An employee’s disciplinary record will be reviewed as part of the assessment of qualifications
Ability to work in a manner that exemplifies the centre’s core values and helps patients get their life back
Should be aware of conditions and measures that may affect the safety of patients, residents, students, employees, volunteers, physicians and visitors
Assess and treat patients.
Provide education to patients, their families and team members.
To develop and adjust patient treatment plans.
Pursue continuous professional development, which includes active participation in the Physiotherapy Professional Standards and Issues Committee.
Participate in service planning.
Complete timely and thorough clinical documentation.
Complete clinical workload statistics
Assist CPL and/or CRL – PT with training and supervising RA’s and PT students and volunteers.
Participate in interprofessional rounds.
Participate in team and/or centre- wide committees.
Participate in clinical evaluation.
Participate in development of advances of practice for the profession.
Participates in student education
To provide coverage elsewhere throughout the centre on an as needed basis
At West Park Healthcare Centre, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible environment, an important part of living our values. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the community. Our accessible employment practices are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Should you require accommodation during any phase of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter. For further assistance please contact the Human Resources Department at (416) 243-3600 extension 4633.