Flexible Part Time Physiotherapy Position (10-14hrs/week)
Parking is Free!
Start time is negotiable.
Position is part of a supportive and enthusiastic multidisciplinary rehab team, with mentoring available.
We are currently seeking a part-time physiotherapist to work with the inter-disciplinary team at Langley Lodge to offer physiotherapy services to complex care elders, in order to promote, restore and prolong their physical independence and enhance their functional capacity by:
Promoting optimal mobility, physical activity and overall health and wellness;
Preventing disease, injury, and disability;
Managing chronic conditions, activity limitations and participation restrictions;
Improving and maintaining optimal functional independence and physical performance;
Developing therapeutic exercise programs and other interventions;
Working with external service providers and/or suppliers for prescribed assistive, adaptive, supportive and protective devices and equipment;
Assessing the environment, focusing on removing barriers to function.
Langley Lodge is a 139 bed Residential Care serving Langley for the past 40+ years. It is a dynamic work environment, with a core philosophy of person-centered care. The organization is accredited with exemplary standing by Accreditation Canada. There is a fully-equipped physiotherapy department on-site and Rehabilitation Aides to support the delivery of treatment programs for the elders. Compensation and work schedule will be negotiated with qualified applicants.
Applicants should have a Bachelors or Masters degree in Physiotherapy. Experience working in a care home setting is encouraged but not required. New Grads are welcome and encouraged to apply. Current registration with the College of Physical Therapists of BC is required. Applicants should be eligible for membership with the Canadian Physiotherapy Association.