Registered Kinesiologist job in Chatham

Full-Time — Chatham, Ontario

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During these unprecedented times, pt Health is fortunate that we have been able to continue to provide care with enhanced safety measures to ensure the health and safety of our patients and staff.  Our success in becoming stronger during this crisis is directly due to our incredible staff working together to ensure patients are still our highest priority.  In fact, we’re also growing our clinic operations to be able to accommodate the patients who need our care.

Chatham Physiotherapy is hiring a full-time Registered Kinesiologist to join our collaborative team in Chatham, ON. 

The successful candidate will have experience implementing work hardening programs within an occupational rehabilitation setting, and will also have experience within an interdisciplinary team working to collaboratively achieve treatment goals. If you would like a challenging and rewarding role as a valued and integral member of the team, this is the job for you!

This is an opportunity to be a member of an exciting truly interdisciplinary Network, supporting the assessment and treatment of individuals with complex injuries in Ontario!

In this role you will:

  • Perform biomechanical, physical, and functional assessments
  • Design, implement and supervise graded exercise programs
  • Record and progress functional programs regularly
  • Familiarity with Functional Capacity Evaluations
  • Attend and participate in weekly case conferences with the team as one of the primary treating
    therapists
  • Work cooperatively with clients and third-party funders to achieve specific goals
  • Communicating with appropriate referral sources and stakeholders
  • Conduct group orientation and education sessions and ongoing one-on-one education to clients
  • Complete reporting requirements for initial, progress and discharge reports with input from all
    applicable team members

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of University Kinesiology degree program
  • Registration with the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario (COKO)
  • 2+ years’ experience supporting occupational rehabilitation programs is a strong asset

Why Choose pt Health?

  • Competitive Employee and Contractor rates
  • Benefits, Professional development opportunities, and more!
  • An abundance of cross-referrals
  • We have fun – it’s even one of our core values

Term: Full-Time 40 hours per week

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pt Health accommodates the individual needs of applicants with disabilities within the recruitment process. Please call us at 1 (866) 872-0587 or email us if you require accommodation to ensure your equal participation in the recruitment and selection process.

When the first pt Health clinic opened in Ontario in 1993, it was founded with a clear vision for the future. Even from the very start, we wanted to be a company that valued inspiration, communication, working together, and never being satisfied with the status quo. We wanted to be a place where patients came to get well and stay well. And we wanted to be an inspiration to ourselves as well as others.

Now, with over 100 clinics across Canada, we're living that dream. Our multidisciplinary approach to patient care means our clinicians communicate and work together collaboratively, learning from and teaching each other throughout their careers. We support each other as we grow and learn and expand pt Health HR Website 2 our skills both as clinicians and as people.

Our vision? We not only want to change the lives of our patients, we want to change the face of healthcare in Canada.

We believe that a clear, value-based vision for our company is what sets us apart and makes pt Health a unique place for you to build your career. Our 5 core values are what shape the growth and direction of our company and guide us every day.

  1. Learn and Inspire

    Continuous learning and inspiring others through mentorship

    At pt Health, we believe you should never stop learning. Whether you are a recent graduate, new to pt Health, or want to enhance your skill set, pt Health wants to you to have the opportunity to reach the goals you set for yourself during your career. This can be demonstrated through continuous learning and development through additional programs and courses specific to your role, or the pt Health online training centre for independent study and position specific training. Most importantly, working in our collaborative clinic model allows you to both inspire and be inspired. We know that constant learning means that we will always be able to provide our patients with the best level of care possible.

  2. Open and Honest Communications

    Transparency and truth in continuous dialogue

    We believe it is paramount that we all communicate and stay connected to what is happening with pt Health as a company. How do we make this happen? First, company information is distributed online and via e-mail to keep you up to date with helpful announcements. We conduct bi-annual employee surveys to collect feedback from our teams and then use that feedback to help guide our company activities and new employee programs. We also support communication via our online training centre and issue weekly newsletters that highlight new hires, openings, promotions, contests, and clinic updates. Finally, in what we like to call our quarterly Town Hall meetings, we keep all employees aware of business strategies, company programs, activities, and awards.

  3. All Hands In

    Total team unity and strength by working together

    It’s very common to hear pt Health team members say they have each other’s back. That’s because there is a supportive team dynamic at every level of our company. We believe that a unity of purpose brings strength and focus to a team. This connectedness of our clinic and corporate teams drives our business to grow together and succeed together. . We know that if we focus on a goal as a team, we’ll reach uncommon results. This philosophy helps both our patients and employees achieve their objectives at the highest level possible. Whatever goals we set, whatever dreams we have, we will reach them together.

  4. The Extra Mile

    Striving to go above and beyond

    We’re not satisfied with just being good…we believe in being extraordinary. Our clinicians are constantly striving to improve their clinical skills to make sure pt Health patients get the best care available. From the moment a patient calls our Patient Care Centre, we do everything we can to give each patient an ideal customer service experience. That means ensuring that our processes are efficient, listening to our team members and patients, making our clinics warm and welcoming spaces, and going out of our way to give patients every option to get well and stay well. Every day, we listen to the feedback from our team because their experiences help us to do everything possible to be better than we were the day before. A culture that elicits and respects feedback means that we constantly raise the bar in performance professionally and for our customers.

Our goal is to make a difference in the lives of every single patient who comes to a pt Health clinic. As a company, we also want to make the same kind of positive impact in the lives of our employees. Within our collaborative model, our clinicians treat a wide range of injuries, commit to helping patients manage chronic conditions, and dedicate themselves to making sure our patients are on the road to recovery. We never stop learning from each other, improving our clinical skills, and we support each other as we strive to continually improve patient outcomes.

As a company, pt Health supports our employees by providing an extended benefits package, mentorship opportunities, a continuing education allowance, and the ability to move into management and leadership positions. We know you are committed to the well-being of your patients. For our part, we are committed to your well-being as a pt Health employee.

Which track are you?

Clinical Track — be an respected clinical leader in the company as a trusted resource

Management Track — progress to being a manager of a clinic team or even a group of clinics