Part-Time Physiotherapist

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

Facility: Ocean View Continuing Care Centre
Location: Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia
Job Category: Nursing, Healthcare
Position Available: Part-time 0.4 FTE (32 hours per pay period)

Facility Description:

Ocean View is a Charitable organization that has been operating since the early 1960’s. We provide a variety of services, predominately for seniors and others folks that need a little extra help in day to day living. Between in care living and community supports, we proudly serve over 500 individuals each year through our 320+ staff and 100+ volunteers. Our vision is to be the “community of choice” for Nova Scotians needing support in a place they call home. We are committed to the highest standards of support and services and we promote a healthy workplace for staff. We foster a healthy work-life balance and use the latest best practice information at all levels. Fully accredited by Accreditation Canada since 1974, our commitment to excellence and safety is unsurpassed.

Job Summary:

Responsible for the day-to-day management and effective delivery of quality physiotherapy services for residents with chronic, rehabilitative, and palliative health care needs. The PT provides direct care to a wide variety of adults using a problem-solving approach and in accordance with the standards, guidelines, and scope of physiotherapy to facilitate individualized resident care. Care provision is resident-centered, based on goals and outcomes that are determined in collaboration with the resident and team members He/she educates residents, families, and staff regarding interventions and advocates for residents with funding sources. The PT works collaboratively with other facility disciplines in the pursuit of our vision, “to be recognized for excellence in all that we do”.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of a recognized School of Physiotherapy
  • Licensed by the Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists
  • Eligible for registration with the Canadian Physiotherapy Association
  • Three (3) years experience
  • Demonstrated administrative experience and leadership skills
  • Ability to work effectively as a contributing team member
  • Demonstrated supervisory and interpersonal communication skills (written and oral)
  • Ability to attend work on a regular and consistent basis

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre Offers:

  • Free Parking & on Bus Route
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Comprehensive Orientation
  • A supportive work environment

Salary Range: Ocean View offers a competitive compensation package including a comprehensive benefits package.

Please be aware that OVCCC is a pet friendly environment that is home to several animals including cats, birds, and rabbits.

Please direct all applications to:
Human Resources
Email: hr@oceanv.ca
Or Fax to: 902-465-4929