- Novo Healthnet Ltd.
- Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada
- Job ID : 10301
- Category : Health Care
- Job Type : Full-Time
- Salary : $ Annually
- Anticipated Start Date : As soon as possible
- Posting Date : 08 Jul 2020
- Expiry Date : 08 Jul 2021
Novo Healthnet provides specialized healthcare services to Long Term Care facilities, Retirement Homes, and clinics.
We are looking for a Physiotherapist Assistant to service a Long Term Care/Retirement Home in Owen Sound, ON
If you are looking for a career focused on helping people and working one-on-one, directly with clients, this is the right position for you. as a Physiotherapist Assistant (PTA) you will work under the supervision of a Registered Physiotherapist (PT) to assist in the direct care of clients for such items as: Range of Motion exercises, stretching & strengthening exercises, helping patients to walk, applying heat / ice / ultrasound / TENS / wax or another modality to clients as prescribed by the PT.
Working as a PTA can be very rewarding, as you help clients attain and maintain their maximum possible physical health and well-being. You will be challenged in working with a majority elderly population, some with varying degrees of dementia, while surrounded by a team of health care professionals on whom you can rely to provide you with additional support.
The successful candidate should possess the following:
- Must have Long Term Care/Retirement Home/Geriatric Experience
- Diploma or Degree in Physiotherapy Assistant program or relevant discipline
- Vulnerable Sector Screen
- 2 Step TB Test
- Vehicle with Valid Driver's licence
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE GOVERNMENT HAS PUT NEW RULES IN PLACE ABOUT THE CERB SO ANYONE EARNING LESS THAN $1000 A MONTH WILL BE TOPPED UP BY THE GOVERNMENT SO WORKING WILL NOT DISQUALIFY YOU FROM THE CERB
Novo Healthnet is committed to accommodating people with disabilities as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment and selection process.
We thank all applicants however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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