Physiotherapist

Salary Unspecified
Town/City V0X 1W0
Payment type Per hour
Region Overseas
Contract type Permanent contract
Closing date
Hours Full-time
Job reference 1857276
Type of employer Private provider
Name of employer Interior Health Authority
Workplace Princeton General Hospital

Other benefits

On July 19, 2022, the Province of B.C. announced bursary funding to support high priority internationally educated physiotherapist (IEPT) professionals that want to work in B.C.’s healthcare system. This program is administered by Health Match BC and is designed to retain Physiotherapy professionals in the public sector.   A bursary of up to CDN $18,811 is available to assist IEPTs with the costs associated with becoming registered to work in B.C.  Health Match BC, in partnership with the B.C. Ministry of Health and the Canadian Alliance of Physiotherapy Regulators, will support eligible IEPTs who want to work in B.C. by offering financial support to help pay costs associated with credential assessment, English language proficiency testing, exam preparation, and bridging education.  This bursary is available as of June 12, 2023.    Health Match BC may be contacted by email: Alliedhealthjobs@healthmatchbc.org

Vacancy details

Interior Health is developing the future of health care through innovation and professional development.  For over 20 years, we have been supporting the health and well-being of people in the Interior of British Columbia (B.C.) working towards a healthier tomorrow.

Caring is at the heart of who we are.  We strive to live out vision:  Health and well-being for all as we deliver programs and services. When most people think about health care, the first thing they think of are hospitals. While many of our services are offered in the hospitals we operate, we also offer a wide range of other important services such as:  Home and Community Care, Primary Care, Long-term Care, Seniors Care, Mental Health and Substance Use Care, Public Health.

2023 marks the first year that Interior Health is one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People.  This special designation recognizes employers that offer the nation’s best workplaces and programs for young people beginning their careers.  We focus on safety and employee wellness in the workplace to ensure everyone feels safe and supported at work taking a proactive approach to supporting and encouraging a positive connection.

Princeton General Hospital (PGH) has an immediate permanent full time Physiotherapist opening

With this opportunity comes eligibility to apply for reimbursement of registration fees through the Health Sciences Association.  This position is eligible for the B.C. Provincial Nominee Program **

What we offer:
• Relocation allowance for eligible positions
• Employer paid comprehensive benefits package
• Employer paid training/education opportunities
• Employee and Family Assistance Program
• Employer paid vacation
• Access to exclusive discount offers and deals
• Job stability and team environment
• Opportunities for career advancement and specialization in different areas of practice
• Recognition of previous experience in determining starting salary | CDN $40.84 to CDN $50.80 per hour. 

The Physiotherapist is based within PGH and Ridgewood Lodge and provides both acute inpatient and long-term care physical therapy services. PGH is a Community Hospital offering acute care, laboratory, and 24 hour emergency services. Ridgewood Lodge Long Term Care is a seniors’ care home adjacent to PGH with 37 private and semi-private rooms. Days of work are Monday to Friday with weekends and statutory holidays off. Enjoy rewarding work that creates immediate and lasting impact to patients/residents while working with a dynamic and supportive team that includes Community Physiotherapists, Physiotherapist Practice Lead, Occupational Therapists and Rehab Assistants.

Interior Health provides the opportunity to not only do the best job that you can possibly do while you’re at work but it gives you the opportunity to look after yourself and to take care of yourself outside of work.

Join us in Princeton, B.C.! Apply today! Explore your potential while enjoying work-life balance at shift’s end.

Physiotherapist careers with Interior Health.

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How to apply

Online, visit Jobs.InteriorHealth.ca and search job posting #01857276.

Contact our Recruiter via Carrie.Desjarlais@interiorhealth.ca

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