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Occupational and Physical Therapy Assistant

April 29, 2022
  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Occupational and Physical Therapy Assistant (OT/PT Assistant)

 

The File Hills Qu’Appelle Tribal Council is a non-profit organization that provides a range of programs and services to 11 First Nations throughout Southern Saskatchewan within the Treaty Four Territory. The position is based at the All Nations Healing Hospital, located in Fort Qu’Appelle, SK.

Reporting to the Director of Programs and Community Health Services or designate, this individual will work in the newly developed rehabilitation program within the All Nations’ Healing Hospital in Fort Qu’Appelle, SK.  The OT/PT Assistant will work as part of the rehabilitation team and greater multidisciplinary team to provide holistic therapy services in diverse settings including inpatient unit, outpatient, and community, within a culturally responsive client directed care model.

The OT/PT Assistant will perform and/or assist in therapeutic intervention, motivating clients to achieve their full potential.  The OT/PT Assistant will be accountable for the aspects of physical therapy care within their scope of practice, including assisting clients with mobility, applying modalities and therapeutic treatment under the direction of the of a physical or occupational therapist. The OT/PT Assistant will also have a role in equipment monitoring and maintenance, client education and administrative duties as necessary.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Occupational/ Physical Therapist Assistant Diploma

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to work independently and as a member of the multidisciplinary team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to organize workload demands
  • Knowledge, understanding, and cultural sensitivity working with First Nations

 

Hours of Work:         Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (7.5 hrs./day)

Rate of Pay:               Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience    

Benefits:                     Competitive health benefits and pension plan

Closing Date:             Open Until a Suitable Candidate if Found

 

All interested individuals should forward a cover letter clearly demonstrating how they meet the requirements of this position, a current resume, copy of Degree, certification, and three references to:

Human Resources

FHQTC Health Services

P.O. Box 300

Fort Qu’Appelle, SK. S0G 1S0

Fax:  306-332-3790    E-mail: hr.anhh@fhqtc.com

 

We thank all applicants for applying.  Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to hr.anhh@fhqtc.com.

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All Nations' Healing Hospital is owned and operated by File Hills Qu'Appelle Tribal Council (FHQTC) and Touchwood Agency Tribal Council (TATC) and is funded through a transfer agreement from Health Canada and an operating agreement with the Saskatchewan Health Authority.

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