Physiotherapy Assistant – Seniors Wellness

Lifemark Health Group – Seniors Wellness in Bracebridge & Huntsville is hiring a Physiotherapy Assistant – Seniors Wellness!

For more about this job please call 1-800-461-5541

Hours of Work: 35 hours per week
Wages: $15-18
Duties & Qualifications:

• Assist the supervising physiotherapist in performing various components of the treatment plans for individuals living in residential care communities
• Perform various treatments as prescribed and directed by the supervising Physiotherapist including but not limited to gait training, balance exercises, transfer training, range of motion, strengthening, application of modalities. (i.e. heat, ice, ultrasound, TENS)
• Deliver dynamic, safe and therapeutically beneficial exercise classes for groups of residents
• Set up and prepare equipment and clean up after residents’ treatments
• Ensure that the resident gym and treatment areas are safe and tidy
• Maintain regular ongoing communication with the physiotherapist regarding any changes or concerns about a resident’s status or treatment interventions
• Record daily treatments using Seniors Wellness’ proprietary, web-based system

Requirements:
• PTA/OTA diploma or degree in Kinesiology
• Previous experience within an LTC setting an asset
• Standard First Aid & CPR Certification
How to Apply:

Apply today! Interested applicants can send their resume directly to kulmie.mohammed@lifemark.ca or apply through www.lifemark.ca/careers



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