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Physiotherapist - Oncology Programs - Casual (190791)

Toronto, ON, CA Posted: 4/26/2019 9:19:44 AM

We currently have a Casual opportunity for a Physiotherapist in our Oncology Programs at our Bayview campus.

Summary of Duties

The Physiotherapist (in collaboration with the interprofessional team) is responsible for providing person centred patient assessments and interventions, including recommendations for follow-up as required [i.e. Home Care Program, community or rehabilitation resources] on the Oncology Patient Services Units. Participates in quality improvement initiatives, evaluative processes that include the use of standardized and valid outcome measures, report writing, and research activities. Participates in continuing professional development activities including the provision of clinical and educational in-services that fosters ongoing learning, professionalism, interprofessional collaborations, and best practices in physiotherapy for acute care patients. Supervises physical therapy students on an ongoing basis. Is a resource for the education of interprofessional students as required. Is an expert resource for: staff, students, and other health care providers related to physiotherapy. Participates on appropriate committees and in discipline-specific activities within Physiotherapy Services. Practices in accordance with the College of Physiotherapy of Ontario standards of practice.


  • Must possess MSc[PT] or equivalent with Registration with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario in good standing
  • Registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario for Tracheal Suctioning and Administering a Substance by Inhalation a definite asset
  • One to two years of general acute care physiotherapy experience required
  • Demonstrated well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Established well-developed time management, prioritization and organizational skills
  • Member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association preferred

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter (in one document) quoting 190791 to:

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