Physiotherapist - Sun Pointe

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Sun Pointe| Kelowna | Part-Time

Our Promise

At Baptist Housing, every day is an opportunity for you to help our seniors experience life well in supportive communities. As a member of our team, you can experience a fulfilling career while working in a collaborative environment where support for you is prioritized. We currently have an exciting part-time Physiotherapist position at Sun Pointe, our community, providing Independent Living, Assisted Living and Long-Term care. 

About You

You have a deep, unwavering dedication to the well-being of those under your care. People are impressed by your patience and understanding, which create a strong sense of comfort and trust among those you support. Your ability to explain complex ideas in a way everyone can understand makes you a valuable resource, effortlessly breaking down barriers and ensuring everyone grasps the information you provide. Many individuals have praised your genuine attentiveness to their concerns, recognizing that you value and take their perspectives seriously. During your therapeutic sessions, characterized by a serene and gentle atmosphere, you are determined to guide your residents through challenges and setbacks. Your unwavering commitment to their well-being is a driving force, as you consistently provide support and encouragement throughout their journey, regardless of the obstacles they face. Your previous gerontology experience has provided valuable insights into the unique needs and considerations of elderly individuals. In addition to your exceptional qualities, you hold a degree in Physiotherapy and are registered with a governing body in British Columbia or equivalent. 

About The Role

* This is a permanent part-time position at 25 hours per week

  • Provides work direction and supervision to the Rehabilitation Assistant 

  • Contributes to the Musculo Skeletal Injury Prevention Program by participating as a member of the OHS Team to review Team Member incident/accident reports and incident report trends and providing input to risk identification and reduction.  

  • Plans and presents in-services to promote Musculo Skeletal injury prevention for Team members and residents

  • Promotes by example and by assisting Team Members with awareness of safe transfer and lifting techniques, including correct usage of transfer and lifting equipment. 

  • Provide consultation and support to Team Members returning to work post-WCB injury as required. 

  • Promotes ergonomic consideration in the physical planning of work and living space. 

  • Monitors and evaluates the performance of the Rehabilitation Assistant on an ongoing basis. 

  • Provides assessment, consultation and recommendations regarding resident mobility equipment needs and risk management

  • Offers therapy / therapeutic programs to residents.

  • Encourages Residents and Team Members to seek professional services or access community resources as appropriate.

  • Promotes residents' ability to choose/manage risk.

Must Haves

  • Master's degree in Physiotherapy with 3-5 years of PT experience in senior care or bachelor's degree with equivalent experience.

  • Demonstrated experience using progressive and innovative approaches to gerontological rehabilitation and strength maintenance.

  • Current full registration with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia

About Us

Baptist Housing provides enhanced living communities and exceptional care to over 2700 seniors in British Columbia. We provide long term care, assisted living, independent living, and home support in our communities in Kelowna, Vancouver, and Victoria. We serve through a culture of caring where we put the wellness of our residents first in a person-centred approach. We live out a servant leadership model that collaborates in teams and builds strong relationships while exemplifying Christ-like values.  We're a committed group of people who bring their whole selves to work, and we're also FUN! We take what we do seriously, but not ourselves. We're affiliated with the Fellowship Pacific Baptist churches.

Your Work Location

Located along the beautiful shores of Okanagan Lake, in the heart of the stunning Okanagan Valley, Kelowna is an inviting community in which to live and work. Our Village at Sun Pointe community is located in the heart of Kelowna in central Rutland. 

What You Receive

A supportive and collaborative work environment with a competitive salary ranging from $35.98 - $60.53 per hour and a comprehensive benefits package.

How To Apply

To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply button', where you can submit your resume and complete the necessary steps to apply for this job. We look forward to reviewing your application