Job Title:

Physiotherapist

Company:

St. Joseph's Care Group

Location:

Thunder Bay , ON


Bargaining Unit: NON-UNION Health Care Professional
Status: Part Time TEMPORARY
Department: Rheumatic Disease Outpatients
Site: St. Joseph's Hospital
Shifts: Days
Rate of Pay: $34.27-$47.50 per hour

Outpatient Rehabilitative Care requires a Physiotherapist to temporarily provide coverage in a variety of programs in the portfolio.

Qualifications:

  • Registered or eligible for registration with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario
  • Experience in working with clients living with rheumatic diseases, neurological conditions and amputations
  • Experience working in an outpatient rheumatic disease program is an asset
  • Excellent assessment and intervention skills with clients with inflammatory and non-inflammatory arthritis
  • Trained and experienced performing Standardized Assessment of Joint Inflammation, or willing to be trained
  • ADP Authorizer Status is an asset
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good working knowledge of Chronic Disease Self-Management and the ability to integrate into clinical practice
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment
  • Open to working flexible hours to meet client needs
  • Demonstrated regular attendance at work


CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT

Offers of employment made to external candidates are conditional upon providing proof of COVID-19 vaccination as per the SJCG Immunization Policy IMS-04-005
or proof of valid medical exemption, prior to the offered effective date. If proof of vaccination or valid medical exemption is not provided, the offer of employment is rescinded.
 

WHY WORK FOR US?

SJCG cares about "Our People", and we know that a welcoming, caring, and supportive environment creates a positive work place that ensures employees are able to provide the best possible care to our clients.

As a team member, you will be offered:

  • Competitive and progressive salary and benefit packages
  • Relocation Assistant (some restrictions apply)
  • Ongoing professional development and advanced education
  • Employee wellness initiatives
  • Opportunities to participate in research and teaching initiatives
  • Tuition loan program
  • Employee and family assistance program
  • Employee recognition program
  • Employee Discounts
     

ABOUT ST. JOSEPH'S CARE GROUP

  • Combining tradition & innovation in responding to the unmet needs of the people of Northwestern Ontario since 1884.
  • Offers a broad range of programs and services in Rehabilitative Care, Addictions & Mental Health, and Seniors' Health across 8 sites in the City of Thunder Bay.
  • Over 2,200 staff and growing.
  • Accredited with Exemplary Standing, the highest level awarded by Accreditation Canada.
  • Designated by the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO) as the Best Practice Spotlight Organization.
  • Uses technology to help overcome challenges to healthcare including the sheer size of Northwestern Ontario to bring care closer to the people we serve.
  • Northwestern Ontario regional lead for Rehabilitative Care, Behavioural Supports and Palliative Care.
  • Coupling research with mobilization, our Centre for Applied Health Research (CAHR) supports internal and external staff and clinicians through expertise, project consultation and knowledge translation.
  • Continues to advance a self-management approach to care, and we are involving our clients more closely in their own care decisions to achieve the health outcomes that are important to them.

     

ABOUT THUNDER BAY, ON

If you enjoy the benefits of work life balance that a smaller centre can offer, with the benefit of working in a large and progressive organization, come join us in the North!

Nestled on the pristine shores of Lake Superior and surrounded by the beauty of nature, Thunder Bay, with a population of 115,000, offers a perfect balance of urban and rural life. With world class sailing, boating, camping, hiking, and cycling in the summer months, and downhill and cross country skiing in the winter, Thunder Bay has something to offer healthy living enthusiasts throughout the year. Affordable housing and a vibrant, culturally diverse community with access to fine dining and the arts, make this community a wonderful place to live, work, and raise a family. Thunder Bay has excellent schools, including publicly funded French language, French immersion, and International Baccalaureate programs, as well as Confederation College and Lakehead University. Thunder Bay is home to the west campus of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine and the newest Law program in Ontario. Thunder Bay also offers innovative opportunities through the Thunder Bay Regional Research Institute.

To learn more about Thunder Bay, please visit https://gotothunderbay.ca


St. Joseph's Care Group is committed to providing high quality client-centred care by building a respectful and inclusive workforce that reflects the diverse population it serves. Individuals who speak a second language including French, Finnish, Italian, Ojibway, Cree, Oji-Cree, etc. are encouraged to apply.

TO APPLY:

Please visit: https://recruitment.sjcg.net/

Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout the selection process.

We thank you for your interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 





Posted 2022-01-10








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