Physiotherapist | Primary Care Network

Position Summary

Interior Health is recruiting a Physiotherapist for a temporary, full time position at the Kelowna Primary Care Network. This position will provide coverage until the return of incumbent. Shifts will be Monday to Friday 8:00 to 16:00 or 08:30 to 16:30.

What Will You Work On?
Join a multidisciplinary team consisting of general practitioners, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, dieticians, social workers, respiratory therapists, Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists.

Primary Care Networks are part of a comprehensive strategy to transform BC’s health system by bringing together and co-ordinating with health-care providers, services and programs to make it easier for people to access care, receive follow-up and connect to other services they may need.

How Will You Create Impact?
In this role, the Physiotherapist provides physiotherapy services including assessment, treatment planning and implementation, program planning, consultation, equipment prescription and education of clients and/or their caregivers to promote functional independence and enable the client to achieve and maintain optimal health outcomes

How Will We Help You Grow?
We have a staff of 3 PCN therapists in 3 HUBS in Kelowna, Rutland and West Kelowna. This position is in HUB 1, Kelowna Primary Care, covering chronic disease management clients affiliated and attached to a Primary Care Physician contracted in the Network. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package, recognition of previous experience in determining starting salary, and generous vacation entitlement after your first year of employment.

Who Are We Looking For?
This position is suitable for a new grad or a seasoned therapist. We are seeking a Physiotherapist who works well within the team but also able to work independently with good people and communication skills. Ability to coach and educate clients. Willing to learn new skills.

Apply today. Join a fun, outgoing, dynamic team that is prepared to work together and collaborate together not only within Physiotherapy but within Allied Health and the bigger health care model.

Qualifications

Current registration with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia (CPTBC).

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 #:

01698547

Employee Type:

RELIEF FULL TIME

Bargaining Unit:

PEA

Facility:

KELOWNA CHSC

Location:

Kelowna

Department:

CPC PRIMARY CARE PT

Reports To:

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE LEADER

Hourly Wage:

$35.98 - $44.79

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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