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Physiotherapist - Respirology

Competition #:843046

Job Title:Physiotherapist - Respirology


Job Category:Health Disciplines

New Work Type:Part-Time Temporary

Positions Available:1

Union Affiliation:Non Union

Posted Date:12/06/19

Closing date:23/06/19

Salary Range:$36.78 - $43.91 per hour

Length of Temporary Assignment:1 year

FTE Assignment (Cas=0.000001):0.2

As a Physiotherapist on the Respirology Unit, there is a large focus on Chest Physiotherapy on patients with Cystic Fibrosis, TB, as well as general respiratory issues such as Asthma and COPD.


  • Assessment and management of physical impairments or disabilities with the aim of enhancing and restoring functional abilities and quality of life within the context of an inter-professional team.
  • Able to work effectively as a member of an inter-professional team, collaborating with other disciplines to provide comprehensive patient care
  • Contributes to the academic mandate of the organization as an educator, resource or support for staff, students and members of the academic and professional community
  • Identifies and addresses educational needs for patients and their families
  • Demonstrates commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Is committed to, and participates in, ongoing quality improvement in the organization
  • Provides patient care in accordance with all professional and organizational standards


  • Must be registered by and in good standing with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario (CPO) for practice in all applicable clinical areas
  • Must have a MSc degree in Physiotherapy (or equivalent)
  • Current CPR certification
  • Excellent communication, critical thinking and interpersonal skills
  • Proven flexibility and adaptability in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent time management, organizational and prioritization skills as relates to patient care
  • Demonstrated commitment to and involvement with own profession professional association, etc.) preferred
  • Experience working with Respirology patients
  • Recent experience working within an acute care setting

Must be willing to work evenings and/or weekends as directed by the Program.