Northern Health

British Columbia

Physiotherapist

Oct 27, 2016
$32.53 - $40.59
Prince George, British Columbia
Entry Level

Position Summary

Under the administrative direction of the Community Care Program Manager, provides community based physiotherapy to referred clients: and educates staff, caregivers and the community on rehabilitation interventions. This position includes regular travel throughout the health region.

Qualifications

  • Degree or diploma in Physical Therapy from an approved school. Registered with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia and eligible for membership in the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.
  • Two (2) years experience in acute care, long-term care facility or a community setting.
  • Previous experience in medical equipment assessment, including mobility equipment.
  • Valid class 5 BC Drivers license and use of personal vehicle.

PRINCE GEORGE COMMUNITY

Prince George is one of the larger cities in British Columbia with a population of approximately 75,000. Built on the confluence of the Fraser and Nechako rivers, Prince George is close to the geographic center of British Columbia and has become a transportation hub as well as an important link in the Asia-Pacific Gateway and Corridor. It is a major centre for shopping and a service centre for surrounding communities, as well as home to the University of Northern British Columbia. In Prince George, BC's Northern capital, you are just minutes from being fully immersed in the wonders of our natural surroundings - this is a true outdoor person's paradise. A warm, friendly and diverse population attests to our community spirit. You can be assured of discovering a myriad of entertainment and recreational options year-round, from heritage and cultural opportunities to good old family fun.

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