Job Posting
part time Physiotherapy at BC Children's Hospital
Vancouver, British Columbia
Job ID: 4751

Summary
Physiotherapist II

The Physiotherapist II focuses on promoting physical function, fitness and motor performance to contribute to a client’s/ patient’s overall cognitive, perceptual, social and emotional well-being within the context of a client and family centered care model for an assigned area within Children’s & Women’s Health Centre, a Provincial Resource Centre. In accordance with established Physiotherapy standards of professional practice and using advanced knowledge and skill, advanced clinical theory and evidence based practice gained through additional education, training and experience the Physiotherapist II provides therapeutic, clinical, diagnostic and preventative services to clients, families and the community to develop functional solutions for the day-to-day problems in the lives of clients and their various environments. The Physiotherapist II utilizes an in-depth knowledge of musculosketetal growth and development, biomechanics of human movement, kinesiology, pathology, cardiorespiratory function and neurology. The Physiotherapist II participates in program development focusing on the assigned area and participates in education and research activities.

Example of Duties/Accountabilities

Provides Physiotherapy assessments using advanced skill, knowledge and clinical reasoning within assigned area. Applies advanced clinical knowledge and reasoning to the development and implementation of Physiotherapy treatment programs for clients/ patients including developing innovative solutions to assessment and treatment issues. Documents information including relevant clinical data, assessments, treatment plans and progress reports and care plans. Assesses the need for specific client/patient equipment including home/ lifestyle adaptations on and off-site and assists clients/ patients and families to obtain specific equipment to meet the individual needs of the client/ patient by performing duties such as communicating both verbally and in writing with agencies regarding the specific needs of the client/ patient and requesting funding and liaising with suppliers regarding equipment needs. Maintains communication with clients/ patients and families and/ or caregivers in order to foster optimal progress for the client/ patient through methods such as establishing and maintaining supportive, collaborative and therapeutic relationships.

Site Type
Hospital

Position Type
Part-Time

Hours of Work
26.25

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Last Refreshed
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Summary
Specialty
Physiotherapy
Region
British Columbia
Employment Type
part time
Tagline
Physiotherapist II. The Physiotherapist II focuses on promoting physical function, fitness and motor performance to c...
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Remuneration
Remuneration
 
Billing / Overhead Split
 
Vacation / CME Leave
 
Additional Benefits
Other Incentives: Dental, Medical, MSP, Pension, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance 
Qualification Requirements
Education
 
Experience
 
Certifications
CPR Experience; Current CPTBC Full Registration; PT Degree; Pediatric Experience; Years of related experience
Education, Training and Experience:

Baccalaureate Degree in Physiotherapy or Rehabilitation Sciences and/or licensure with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia.

Two (2) years of recent related experience including one year working with the designated patient population within BC Children’s Hospital or BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Plus 50 hours of post graduate course work/training related to additional procedures, techniques or job functions for assigned area. or details on the education, training and experience reference above. 
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
BC Children's Hospital 
Street Address 1
 
Street Address 2
 
City / Town
Vancouver 
Country
Canada 
Postal / Zip Code
 
 
Institution Description
 
Institution Size (Beds)
unspecified 
Institution Website
 
Community Description
 
Community Size
unspecified 
Community Website
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Geographic location may be approximate
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Published on 2018-01-10
Edited on 2018-01-10