Physiotherapist | Community

Position Summary

Interior Health’s Penticton Health Centre invites applications for the role of Physiotherapist.

This relief full time opportunity offering 37.5 hours per week. Shifts are Monday to Friday 08:30 to 16:30. Local travel is required in this role within the surrounding area. Access to personal vehicle will be required; a valid Driver’s License is necessary.

What will you work on?
Physiotherapists apply a client-centre, evidence-based, outcome-focused intervention strategic lens that considers the clients’ needs and goals in order to achieve optimal health outcomes. As a member of the Penticton Health Centre’s multidisciplinary rehabilitation team, you will work independently and collaboratively providing physiotherapy services that include assessment, treatment planning and implementation, program planning, consultation, equipment prescription and education of clients and/or their caregivers.

How will you make an impact?
This is a Home Health role where Home Health Physiotherapists working out of the Penticton Health Unit travel daily, primarily in Penticton and surrounding areas but also may include Princeton, Keremeos and Summerland. Caseload is home based clients including but not limited to Complex Frail Medical, Falls, post surgical and neurological conditions. Delegation and involvement with Rehab Assistants and Home Support Workers is involved.

How will we help you grow?
This position is eligible for Interior Health’s 100 percent employer-paid benefit package and enrolment in Pension Plan. Relocation Allowance package may be offered with position. Interior Health (IH) offers a positive and supportive work environment that promotes continuous learning, professional growth, and clinical skill development. When you join IH, you will be part of a progressive, multi-disciplinary team that consistently focuses on leading practice in medical and rehabilitation programs.

Who are we looking for?
We are looking for a Physiotherapist with current registration with the College of Physical Therapists of BC (CPTBC). Or an eligible Physiotherapist currently registered in another province who can apply for CPTBC who has an interest working in a team-based care environment

Qualifications

• Current registration with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia (CPTBC).
• Valid BC Driver’s license where required.

We welcome applicants with Interim registration and upcoming Masters of Physical Therapy new grads to apply!


Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and would like assistance with tips on resume and cover letter writing, the Interior Health application process, or interview readiness, send us your query via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to reach an Employment Advisor.

Comments

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.

Competition #:

01685337

Employee Type:

RELIEF FULL TIME

Bargaining Unit:

PEA

Facility:

PENTICTON HEALTH CENTRE

Location:

Penticton

Department:

PEC COMMUNITY PHYSIO

Reports To:

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE LEADER

Hourly Wage:

$35.98 - $44.79

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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