Join us as a Physiotherapist / Physiotherapist Graduate

Full Time / Shared Position

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre in Eastern Passage, NS, Canada


The Birches in Musquodoboit Harbor, NS, Canada

$7,500 Signing Bonus – some conditions apply

Facility: Ocean View Continuing Care Centre & The Birches Nursing Home
Locations: Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia and Musquodoboit Harbor, Nova Scotia
Job Category: Physiotherapist
Position Available: Full-Time 1.0 FTE

Facility Description:

Ocean View and The Birches are Registered Charities that work together to share services to best meet the needs of the residents. In total there are 213 beds in our facilities.

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Director Therapeutic Services, the Physiotherapist / Physiotherapist Graduate provides clinical care for the residents using a holistic approach. Collaborating with the multidisciplinary team to ensure the highest standards are met including the supervision of the Physiotherapy/Occupational Therapy Assistant staff is a requirement of this position.  


  • Licensed in good standing as a Physiotherapist / Physiotherapist Graduate in Nova Scotia.
  • Physiotherapist Graduate must have a minimum of 12 months experience, under the supervision of a Licensed Physiotherapist.
  • Management Training or experience will be an asset.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills. 
  • Ability to interact effectively with residents and staff.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Team player with a passion for leading others to excel.
  • Experience working with a diverse and aging clientele is preferred.

We Offer:

  • Free Parking
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Comprehensive Orientation
  • A supportive work environment

Salary / Benefits: We offer a comprehensive compensation package including: a pension plan, attractive health/dental plan, and a competitive salary.

Hours of Work: The regular hours of work for this position are intended to be 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday. Given the scope and responsibility of the role, on-call availability/flexibility may also a requirement.

Please be aware that Ocean View and The Birches are pet friendly environment that is home to several animals including cats, birds, and rabbits.

Please direct all applications to:
Human Resources
Or Fax to: 902-465-4929