Assisting both Physiotherapist and Occupational Therapist with patient treatment on Inpatients within the Surgical Program, with the occasional assistance within the inpatient Medical program.
Assisting with patient lifting, transferring and transporting as required.
Providing assigned, delegated treatment regimes.
Adherence to all delegated responsibilities.
Preparing patients for treatment.
Assisting the therapist in related duties.
Maintaining timely charting and workload measurement.
Education: Post-secondary degree or diploma in education, nursing, health care, or social sciences or Graduate from a PTA and OTA Certificate/Diploma program from a recognized institution
Must have a valid driver’s license and access to own vehicle.
Relevant work experience in providing services to individuals with acquired brain injury is preferred.
Must be able to work well under supervision and maintain the delegation of responsibilities for support personnel as mandated of the Ontario College of Physiotherapists and the Ontario College of Occupational Therapists.
Demonstrated effective communication skills and teamwork.
Must be organized and able to complete tasks within the allocated time frames.
Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently.
A positive attendance record.
Availability for scheduled weekend work may be required.
Hours of work
Available to work rotating shifts (Monday to Friday, Weekends & Statutory Holidays when necessary