Physiotherapist (Full-time Interim)

Posted on April 27, 2021. Region: Kenora, ON

Lake of the Woods District Hospital
Physiotherapist (Full-time Interim)
Competition Number 2021-3634-009
Job Type Full-time Interim
Classification PTH
Department Rehabilitation
Salary $75,486.32 to $90,858.84 annually
Per CUPE LOCAL 3634 Collective Agreement
Closing Date Wednesday, May 12, 2021

The Physiotherapist plans and implements physiotherapy and rehabilitative programs for individuals and groups in the hospital, on an outpatient basis, and within the referral community.

Member in good standing with the College of PT of Ontario
Graduate of a certified and accredited University, with a Bachelor or master’s degree in Physiotherapy
Current Certification in BCLS and demonstrated ongoing competence through annual re-certification
Previous experience in hospital environment preferred
Authorizer status for ADP mobility devices preferred
Demonstrated ability to effectively perform PT assessments and analyses, and to coordinate implementation of prioritized PT interventions utilizing available support staff and students
Effective interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively in a team environment
Effective written and oral communication skills
Demonstrated experience with computers and windows-based software programs/ keyboarding skills
Familiarity with all PT equipment and supplies, and ability to coordinate management and maintenance of PT equipment and supplies
Must demonstrate a tactful, empathetic, and caring patient approach, and encourage independence
Independent clinical problem-solving skills, ability to organize and prioritize work within time constraints, and demonstrated sound judgment, and initiative
Physically capable of frequent bending, stretching, and lifting and of assisting heavy-needs patients with bed mobility, transfers, ambulation and exercise program
Must be able to stand and walk the major portion of the day
Reliable attendance record

Please apply through the online application process via

We thank all applicants for their interest but advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
Qualified applicants may be considered for other comparable positions or within the same classification other than this posted position.
Please prepare your application in accordance with the qualifications posted in the job advertisement. Applications will be screened based on the posted qualifications.
The LWDH is committed to diversity and inclusivity in our employment practices. We promote the independence, dignity, integration, and equality of opportunity with persons with disabilities by ensuring the accessibility of our facilities and services. Accommodations, including alternative formats, are available for all parts of the recruitment and selection process.
For more information or to request an accommodation please contact the Human Resources Department at 807-468-9861


21 Sylvan Street
Kenora, ON

Job type: Contract

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