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Physiotherapist, All Inpatient Units, Temporary Part-Time (approx. April 2021)  (210268)

Toronto, ON, CA Posted: 2/4/2021 10:21:02 AM

We currently have a Temporary Part-Time opportunity for a Physiotherapist in the All Inpatient Units at our St. Johns Rehab Campus.

Hours of Work: Weekdays, Alternating Weekends, Days; 8 hrs; As per schedule

Please contact the hiring manager for more information on the hours of work.

Summary of Duties:

The Physiotherapist (PT) works as a member of the interprofessional inpatient rehabilitation team. The PT utilizes a person-centred approach in considering the occupational performance issues, component skills and environmental factors having an impact on the functional level of their patients, in preparation for discharge to the community.

The PT is responsible for conducting assessments, developing care plans, providing patient/family education, evaluating progress, and identifying the need for supplementary assessments or referrals, relevant to the patient population the unit serves. The PT actively participates in interprofessional team activities such as team meetings, clinical rounds, team huddles and quality improvement initiatives. The PT assigns appropriate tasks to Physiotherapist Assistants and volunteers under their indirect supervision, and participates actively in the clinical teaching and supervision of PT and PTA students.


  • Successful completion of a recognized post-secondary program in Physiotherapy.
  • Current registration in good standing with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario.
  • Minimum one year of clinical experience relative to the patient population the unit serves.
  • Excellent professional judgment, conflict resolution and interpersonal communication skills with patients, families, team members, students and community partners.
  • Competence in the practice of evidence-based physiotherapy and interprofessional care, with experience in the application of practice models and outcome measures relevant to the patient population the unit serves.
  • Effective time management and organizational skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated commitment to Person Centered Care approach and principles

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.