Nov 11, 2019

Full Time Physiotherapist (2 Full Time, 1 Full Time Term)

$31.02 - $45.26 hourly
  • Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre
  • Sioux Lookout, ON, Canada
Full time Physiotherapist

Job Description

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Manager of Rehabilitation & Chronic Disease Programs, the Physiotherapist (PT) will join an interdisciplinary team of rehabilitation and health professionals in the delivery of services in an acute care facility. Services/programs offered include inpatients, outpatient orthopedic, Community Physiotherapy Clinic (OHIP), Assistive Devices Program (ADP), and Assess & Restore.


  • Graduate from a recognized school of Physical Therapy
  • Registered, or eligible for registration, with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario (CPO)
  • Experience with assistive device/equipment assessment and prescription is considered an asset
  • Ability to prioritize professional duties, manage multiple patients, and efficiently organize workload in a busy, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to function within an interdisciplinary healthcare team

Job Duties:

  •  Responsible for the assessment of clients, establishment and evaluation of treatment programs, and discharge for clients at the hospital site, residents in the Long Term Care facility, and/or outpatient programs (Community Physiotherapy Clinic, or other)
  • Primary responsibility for this role includes outpatient orthopedic rehabilitation and Community Physiotherapy Clinic. May be required to support inpatient unit and Long Term Care facility.
  • Development and implementation of preventative and therapeutic courses of intervention following current, evidence-based methods and practices
  •  Encouraging clients to assume responsibility for their health and participation in team approaches to health service delivery
  • Maintain records in accordance with College of Physiotherapists of Ontario
  • Provide clinical support/direction to rehabilitation assistants and support staff
  • Prioritize patient safety


  •  Part of a team of young, passionate healthcare professionals
  • Mentorship available
  • Experience a wide scope of practice and broad range of experiences in a remote and underserviced setting
  • Full pension plan with HOOPP, employer contribution of 126%
  • Greenshield benefits package
  • Housing and relocation assistance
  • Funded professional development opportunities
  • Eligible for up to $15,000 in Rehabilitation Professionals Incentive Grant Program
  • Salary in accordance with CUPE collective agreement


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