Physiotherapist - Northumberland FHT (Cobourg)

Physiotherapist

Permanent Full-time Position

Hours of Work:          35 hours per week Location:                    Cobourg, Ontario An exciting, new opportunity is now available for a 1.O FTE Physiotherapist to provide primary care physiotherapy services within the Northumberland Family Health Team (NFHT). The NFHT is a primary health care organization which is comprised of 21 family physicians and 14 integrated health professionals.  It is based on a collaborative interdisciplinary model emphasizing health promotion and prevention and chronic disease management. The successful applicant will work within the scope of the Physiotherapist role in a patient-centered primary health care model. The physiotherapist will provide clinical assessment and treatment of primary care patients and participate in chronic disease management programs and patient education. Requirements:
  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Physiotherapy.
  • Current registration in good standing with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario.
  • Membership with a Physiotherapy Association is preferred.
  • Previous physiotherapy experience in a primary care setting and/or in the area of chronic disease management and prevention is an asset.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative team.
  • Excellent oral, written and report writing skills in a clinical setting.
  • Proficiency in the use of computers and EMR systems would be an asset.
  • Current Ontario Drivers’ License.
Interested, qualified candidates are asked to submit a resume to Tracy West at twest@nfht.ca by January 9, 2015. The Northumberland Family Health Team thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For more information about the Northumberland Family Health Team please go to www.nfht.ca.