Explore a Career in the East Kootenays, British Columbia!
Seeking Physiotherapists who are interested in joining the East Kootenay Regional Hospital (EKH) team on a casual basis.
EKH in Cranbrook is a 77 bed regional referral centre, serving a catchment area of approximately 80,000 people in the East Kootenays. The 4 floor facility offers 24/7 emergency services with 16 beds, a brand new state of the art 6 bed ICU, a full range of medical and surgical services including Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Surgery, and Orthopedics. Members of our Physiotherapy team work in Inpatient Acute Care and Outpatient Services. We also offer the opportunity to orientate to our community and long-term care teams in Cranbrook and Fernie.
Shift times are 08:30-16:30 and may be offered on weekdays and weekends. Casual employment means there are no guarantee of hours and work requirements can vary between Zero and 37.5 hours per week. Casual employees receive 12.6 percent of straight time pay, exclusive of all premiums, in lieu of scheduled vacations and statutory holidays. Upon completion of 180 hours, Casual employees have the option of purchasing medical, dental and extended health benefit plans.
If you are passionate about hospital care and are looking for an opportunity to join the Physiotherapy team in Cranbrook’s EKRH, we would love to hear from you!
Current registration with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia (CPTBC).
We welcome applicants with Interim registration and upcoming Masters of Physical Therapy new grads to apply!
BC Loan Forgiveness Program - Recent graduates in select in-demand occupations can have their BC student loans forgiven by agreeing to work in rural communities. Check out the program details to see if you’re eligible.
This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.