Job Title: Physical Therapist 2
Work Site: Arthritis Program - Vancouver, BC
Status: Temporary Full Time
Start Date: As soon as possible until approximately December 2021
Salary: $36.51 - $45.37 per hour
Days off: Saturday, Sunday, and statutory holidays
Come work as a Physiotherapist with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!
Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Physiotherapist to join the team with the Arthritis Program in Vancouver, BC. Apply today to join our team!
As a Physiotherapist with Vancouver Coastal Health you will:
Provide physical therapy assessments and treatments using current theory and evidence based practice.
Facilitate staffing and scheduling activities for a designated client care area as required; work closely with the Manager, Practice Coordinator and clinical support staff to make recommendations for temporary adjustments in clinical assignments based on shifts without backfill and short call and booked leave needs.
Use theory, knowledge of content area, teaching and learning principles, and processes to develop, evaluate and participate in program development. This will be focused on education services and research activities.
Consult, confer, and collaborate with program and team members as well as Practice Coordinators and the Practice Leader in promotion of continuous quality improvement, implementation of interdisciplinary research, and in coordinating activities required for progressive educational and clinical practice programs.
WHO WE ARE
Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents living in Vancouver, Vancouver's North Shore, Richmond, the Sea-to-Sky Highway, Sunshine Coast, and the Central Coast (Bella Bella and Bella Coola.) At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. At our core, we are a people-focused organization where entrepreneurial spirit runs deep, and opportunity exists for all those who see themselves in the transformation of health care as we know it.
Why Choose VCH:
Stunning work locations
Dynamic work opportunities
"People First" Commitment
Clinical practice support
Career development & education
Competitive salary plus benefits package including extended health & dental, and vacation entitlement
Employee & Family Assistance program
Bursaries and scholarships to assist with continuing education
Relocation assistance may be offered
Define your career in one of the most exciting and rewarding healthcare environments Canada-wide with Vancouver Coastal Health.
Education & Experience
Degree in Physical Therapy from a recognized program.
Three (3) years of recent related experience, relevant to the designated clinical area, including one (1) year of related mentoring, preceptoring, coaching and/or group facilitation experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Current full registration with the College of Physical Therapists of BC (CPTBC).
This posting has been posted internally and externally concurrently. External applicants will be considered after internals.
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.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings 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.