Specialty Physiotherapist

Role and Facility Information

Island Health is looking for an experienced part-time Community Physiotherapist in the Mt Waddington Region.

As the Community Physiotherapist, you will provide physiotherapy services to referred clients, consultation to caregivers and educate clients, caregivers, staff and the community on rehabilitation interventions.

Working without general supervision under the administrative direction of the manager and as part of a multi-disciplinary health care team delivering care in the community setting, you are responsible for demonstrating sound judgement, tact and empathy.

This position is based out of Port McNeill and providing services to rural and remote communities. Relocation allowance may be available to the successful candidate, as well as temporary housing support.

Qualifications

Along with your current registration with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia (CPTBC), you are a graduate of a recognized Physiotherapy program. You have two years’ post-graduate experience in physiotherapy and an in-depth knowledge of current physical therapy standards, modalities and scope of practice. Community experience is preferred. As travel is a requirement, you must also hold a current Class 5 driver’s license.

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About Us

Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island with over 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers. At Island Health, we believe that our values guide our actions and relationships, shaping how we make decisions and plan for the future.

We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan.

Come be a part of our future!

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Terms

Compensation

Estimated Remuneration
$33.77 - $42.13
Benefits and/or Incentives
Relocation allowance, temporary housing support and an exceptional employer-paid benefits package
Other Incentives
- May be eligible for $TBD Relocation Bonus
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Port McNeill

The town of Port McNeill, located on Johnstone Strait, is a logging hub for northern Vancouver Island. Beautiful scenery and a relaxed lifestyle characterize this coastal community, which has become a popular destination for eco-tourists. Port McNeill is home to a lively arts community and with its mild climate, offers a wide range of year-round outdoor recreational activities, including sport fishing, windsurfing, scuba diving and wildlife viewing.

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