PHYSICAL THERAPY AIDE
An active physically disabled individual is seeking applications for part-time Physical Therapy Aides to provide support in maintaining and improving her physical fitness.
This opportunity will appeal to a motivated, cooperative individual who is committed to supporting her active lifestyle. You will assist in preparing for and facilitating an exercise/stretching program, accompany to medical appointments and therapy/wellness activities, showering and assistance with dressing as needed, and light housekeeping as required.
You possess education/experience in the fields of Physical Therapy (PT), Physiotherapy Aide (PTA), Kinesiology or Personal Support Worker. Specific training will be provided. Experience supporting persons with physical demands is an asset.
Available shifts are 7 evenings per week – guaranteed 3 hours per shift and maybe more depending on activities and appointments. Increased shifts may be available if ill (fever, flu, stomach virus). Due to vulnerabilities infection control must be strictly followed
Maintaining a scent-free home is imperative due to environmental sensitives such as but not limited to anything smelling of tobacco smoke, scented products such as perfume/cologne, creams, lotions, animal dander, etc.
A willingness to learn and a will-do attitude are required for this position.
Employment is conditional upon receipt of a successful Vulnerable Sector Police Check.
Compensation is in accordance with government program guidelines:
Current hourly rate is $19.00/hour
Overnight Care – $50.00/night
Daily illness Care – $100.00/day
Payroll is a bi-weekly cycle.
If interested in applying for this position, please email a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 10, 2020.
We appreciate all responses and advise only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
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