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Physiotherapist 2

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Job Title: Physiotherapist 2 - Pediatric Care
Work Site: Richmond Community Support Services, Richmond, BC
Status: Temporary Full Time to approx. APR 27, 2018
Start Date: As soon as possible
Salary: $33.14 - $41.35 per hour
Hours: 0830-1645, may include evenings and weekends based on operational needs
Reference#: 091887-kmo


JOB SUMMARY:

Working within the context of primary health care, a population health approach and in accordance with the vision and values of the Vancouver Coastal Health and in accordance with the standards of professional practice and code of ethics as outlined by CPTBC, and working without general supervision, provides physiotherapy services to specific children (0-19) with physical, neurological and developmental challenges and to those who require episodic or palliative care. The PT coordinates the care plan for children with complex health needs and collaborates with interdisciplinary team members, educational agencies, and other health care professionals, providers and/or community agencies to achieve excellence in health services and education.

 

Richmond School Support program; Physiotherapy for School Aged Children
Physiotherapy serves school-aged children with special needs to achieve optimal independence and to assist them in meeting their educational goals. The therapist provides consultative service for family members, teachers and teaching assistants to support the student’s participation, inclusion and access to learning opportunities with the goal of achieving the student’s highest level of independent functioning.

The Physiotherapist consults on:  


QUALIFICATIONS:

Education & Experience


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:


The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.


***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the staffpostings.vch.ca site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***

Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.

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