Physiotherapy assistant (Permanent Part Time), H-Physiotherapy

Horizon Health Network is an equal opportunity employer.

COMPETITION #: 2018-34564 External
BARGAINING UNIT: CUPE
ZONE: Saint John
DEPARTMENT: H-Physiotherapy
FACILITY: Saint John Regional Hospital
POSTING TYPE: Permanent Part Time
JOB TITLE: Physiotherapy assistant
CLASSIFICATION: Occupational/Physiotherapy Assistant (3029)
LANGUAGE: English Essential
HOURS OF WORK: Rotating Days, Evenings, FTE: 0.5, Subject to change due to operational requirements.
SALARY: $21.4759 to $23.1168 per hour

JOB PURPOSE:

The Occupational/Physiotherapy Assistant is responsible for assisting with therapeutic treatment plans and rehabilitation under the supervision of a therapist.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school graduation and completion of a rehabilitation program of at least one year duration or equivalent.
  • Ability to attend work on a regular basis.
  • Ability to perform the duties of the position.
  • Good work record.
  • Written and spoken competence in English required

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Occupational/Physiotherapy Assistant is responsible for:

  • Assisting a therapist with providing therapy
  • Performing established rehabilitation programs and monitoring and reporting on progress
  • Preparing and cleaning equipment, supplies and work areas
  • Maintaining records and documentation
  • Ordering and maintaining supplies and equipment
  • Participating with student placements

COMPETENCIES:

Competencies identified by Horizon Health Network: 

  • Communication
  • Flexibility
  • Interpersonal Relations
  • Patient/Client Focus
  • Planning and Prioritizing Work
  • Results Orientation
  • Teamwork and Collaboration

Applications for this position must be submitted on-line by 11:59 pm on September 12, 2018. HORIZON HEALTH NETWORK WILL ACCEPT ON-LINE APPLICATIONS ONLY. IF YOU WORK FROM A FACILITY THAT DOES NOT HAVE ACCESS TO THE JOB POSTING SITE, TELEPHONE 1-833-884-1521 FOR ASSISTANCE.

We thank all those who apply; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. Note: There will be no further postings for this position should there be no fully qualified applicants. If you wish to be considered for this position and have most of the qualifications as posted and the registration or licensure where required, you are encouraged to apply at this time.

This competition is open to current employees of Horizon Health Network. Horizon Health Network adheres to all privacy legislation and policies to ensure confidential patient, business, financial and employee information is disclosed only to those authorized to receive it for the purpose of fulfilling their job duties.

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