Permanent Full Time Physical Therapist Position
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a physical therapist to join our multi-professional team at Hillside Physical Health & Fitness in Prince Albert, SK. We are a friendly, forward-looking practice that values the work-life balance we are able to provide allowing us to enjoy the natural beauty and diversity of our part of the province. You would be part of a
dynamic and supportive team that includes Exercise Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Psychology and serves the city of Prince Albert as well as the surrounding area and the northern population.
We are looking for applicants who are keen to learn, are able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, be team players and who can prioritize their workloads with a patient focused approach. The successful applicant will have a desire to expand their knowledge and skills in the field of orthopaedic rehabilitation in acute care with the possibility of taking on a role in multi-disciplinary treatment. The position would ideally suit a therapist who is looking to continue to expand their clinical skills in an outpatient physical therapy setting; new grads are welcome. Applicants must hold a Bachelor of Science or Masters in Physical Therapy degree, recognized by the Saskatchewan College of Physical Therapists.
Are you a Physiotherapist with a passion for rehabilitation, looking to consolidate your clinical skills? Would you like to work on a friendly and supportive multi-disciplinary team? Then join us to provide an excellent standard of physical therapy!
Main Duties of the Job:
Assess and identify the individual needs of your patients; clinically diagnose and implement appropriate treatment plans in a manner that respects peoples privacy, dignity, and individuality.
Formulate and deliver an individualized physiotherapy treatment program, including manual therapy techniques, therapeutic handling, patient education, provision of exercises (individual/group), and other alternative options. Provide advice and information to patients on exercise as well as lifestyle changes based on assessments, observations, and measurements.
Record and report findings appropriately following the standard procedures used by the clinic to maintain high levels of written/verbal communication.
Evaluate patient progress, reassess and alter treatment programs as required.
Determine accurate prognoses and recommend best course of intervention, developing comprehensive discharge plans, liaising with GPs, consultants, insurers and other professional colleagues as appropriate.
Welcome to Hillside Physical Health & Fitness – Here at Hillside, caring is our passion. We have been putting patients at the heart of everything we do for over 30 years. We work towards one vision: to provide the best care possible. We’re committed to looking after people, both patients and staff; join us, and you’ll receive a warm welcome. Who are we? – a profitable, successful business led by an experienced and stable senior management team, providing the highest quality of care through the latest therapeutic advances, evidence based practice, and a focus on inspiring leadership and employee development. We commit to our employees well-being through work life balance, on- going development, support and reward.
Hillside enjoys an excellent reputation in the community, not only for our ongoing care of our patients but for our involvement in the arts, activities and sports in the city and area. At our family-oriented clinic, we take pride in fostering a supportive and loyal staff, and we are honoured to have earned a reputation for excellence in our community. We are committed to delivering innovative technology and evidence-based care to ensure the best possible outcomes for our patients.
Prince Albert is located in the geographical centre of Saskatchewan but is known as the “Gateway to the North”. The city is surrounded by gently rolling agricultural land but in as little as 20 minutes you are in the heart of lake country with pristine rivers and fresh water lakes with world class fishing and hunting. The Canadian shield forest starts just north of the city and opens up an awesome experience of camping, canoeing and hiking. The city itself boasts a complete business and recreational palette with a vibrant arts community, full slate of minor sports associations and a WHL hockey team. We have both a public and Catholic school division, a post-secondary technical and trades school as well as the largest off-campus University of Saskatchewan program in the province. Our hospital offers all medical treatments as well as advanced diagnostics and a new hospital in under construction. We boast many parks and recreational
facilities such as rinks and a ski hill and a new hockey arena and water park is currently being built. We are 1 hour away from additional medical specialists, world class entertainment and the international airport in Saskatoon.
What we offer you:
Collaborative, fun team culture in a flexible, full time Monday to Friday work week.
Competitive wages and signing bonus.
Comprehensive benefit package with private health and life insurance.
Employer and employee contributory RRSP plan.
Three weeks paid holiday time as well as all stat holidays and an extra paid week
off between Christmas and New Years.
Annual educational allowance.
Onsite, electrified parking and access to fully equipped gym for staff and family
Ability to focus on your clinical work only – full administrative support for scheduling, billing, laundry etc.
Full schedule and regular support in building your patient caseload. Initially, follow up appointments would be scheduled every half hour with a full hour open for assessments.
Specialized services such as acupuncture, dry needling, and concussion care.
Private assessment / treatment rooms with electric treatment tables and a well- equipped gym complete with turf.
The chance to work with a fantastic team of professionals who have your back while being part of a community that shares your passion for an active and fulfilling lifestyle.
Please apply with resume to:
Hillside Physical Health & Fitness 100 – 195, 17th Street W
Prince Albert, SK
firstname.lastname@example.org 306-764-3434 Fax 306-764-4422