PHYSIOTHERAPIST

PHYSIOTHERAPIST (1 FTE POSITION)

Primary Duties:
Responsible for the assessment, treatment and consultation services required as part of the Keewaytinook Okimakanak (KO) and community Child First Team serving children from birth to 18 years of age with a development delay or disability living in KO communities. Reports directly to the Health Director.
* To plan programs and conduct assessments
* To maintain up-to-date knowledge of paediatric physiotherapy
* To work within groups as both a leader or skilled facilitator
* To participate in and contribute to capacity strengthening activities
* Keep accurate and timely records and reports
* Participate in and accept supervision/feedback from the Health Director
* Lead group and individual programs so that each child can maximize their potential for
learning new skills
* Evaluate intervention and progress and document appropriately.

Qualifications:
* Must be sensitive to the cultural traditions of the Keewaytinook Okimakanak people
* Experience working with First Nation communities
* Proven leadership abilities, including accountability and work-habits
* Experience and skills working in a political environment
* Experience in collective and reporting statistics
* Knowledge of the complex multi-layered structure of health and social program targeted
to children with developmental delays or disabilities and their families
* Masters of Physiotherapy
* Registered and in good standing with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario
*Effective decision making and leadership qualities
* Strong written and verbal communication skills
* Demonstration and oral presentation abilities

Location: Thunder Bay, ON
Deadline for applications: November 3, 2017
Please send cover letter, resume and three references to: maureenpotter@kochiefs.ca

Company: 
Keewaytinook Okimakanak
Job Location: 
POINT (-89.2476823 48.3808951)
Closing Date: 
Friday, November 3, 2017 - 16:30