The Best of BC – without the Price Tag
If you desire a friendly, supportive workplace along with short commutes, amazing scenery and outdoor living at its best, then you owe it to yourself to check out the opportunities we have available in beautiful Northern British Columbia.
Primary Care Physiotherapist
Permanent Full Time
Dawson Creek, BC
Within the context of a person and family-centered model of care and in accordance with Northern Health’s vision of an idealized system of services built on a foundation of Primary Health Care, the Primary Care Physiotherapist works collaboratively with interprofessional teams to develop a plan of care and deliver health services coordinated through the Primary Care Home. The Primary Care Physiotherapist practices in accordance with the professional standards and code of ethics as outlined by the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia.
The Primary Care Physiotherapist provides competent, safe, and ethical care for people and their families in settings such as physician practices, homes, facilities, and communities, and applies the principles of evidence-informed practice to achieve effective outcomes related to their participation in valued activities. Through clinical assessment, treatment planning, recommended interventions, and follow up, the physiotherapist contributes to the fulfillment of the overall plan of care developed by the interprofessional team and informed by the person’s personal goals for care. The Primary Care Physiotherapist will support people and their families to achieve and maintain optimal health by performing the duties and responsibilities outlined below.
The successful applicant will have current registration with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia (CPTBC), two (2) years’ experience in acute care, long term care, or community setting preferred.
- Valid BC Driver’s license where required.
Check out what else you can expect by choosing Northern Health!
- Generous relocation packages for difficult to fill positions
- Northern living allowance in rural communities
- Great benefit packages and pension
- Unmatched work-life balance
- Affordable housing prices in most of our communities
- Four season, endless outdoor adventure
“I am always telling people that the north is a great place to live. There is affordable real-estate here, so you can settle down and enjoy the peace and slower-pace of rural living. No busy, stressful commutes!” - Heather - Occupational Therapist, Burns Lake
To apply, check out our website at http://expectmore.northernhealth.ca