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Sport Physiotherapist

Term of Position:
1.0 FTE 1-year term position (with the possibility of extension or becoming permanent)
Location:
Saskatoon, SK, Canada
Company:
Huskie Sport Health Clinic
Description:

Description

Primary Purpose: Provide sport focused physiotherapy expertise to the general public and University of Saskatchewan population out of the Ron and Jane Graham Sport Science and Health Centre.

Nature of Work: Reports to the Associate Athletics Officer - Program Operations, Huskie Athletics. The Sport Physiotherapist is required to work under pressure, in a high volume and dynamic environment within an alternative work plan. No SGI or WCB caseload is required for

this positon.

Accountabilities:

  • Delivers sport physiotherapy, including but not limited to; rehabilitation, post-operative care, return to sport progressions, injury prevention, assessment and treatment, concussion management, and return to play programming;
  • Leads the fee for service program, responsible for business development and revenue generation for the physiotherapy services delivered out of the Ron and Jane Graham Sport Science and Heath Centre; 
  • Builds client database and encourages client engagement in the physiotherapy program allowing the client to meet their clinical, health, and lifestyle goals;
  • Effectively communicate with clients allowing them to confidently make informed decisions about their plan of care, see the value services offered and maintain engagement with their rehabilitation;
  • Collaborate with Huskie Health and Human Performance Centre (HPC) employees to provide tailored services and packages to the public;
  • Effectively communicate with researchers and research employees to support research conducted out of Ron and Jane Graham Sport Science and Heath Centre;
  • Provide back-up coverage to Huskie Health Team Physiotherapists who require athlete or team coverage at peak times throughout the season;
  • Ensure privacy policies and procedures adhere to professional practice guidelines and university policy;
  • Adheres to Huskie Health charting standards;
  • Ensure Huskie Health budgetary targets are met;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Salary: Specialist Professional, Phase 2 ($62,850-98,205)

 

Qualifications:

Qualifications

Education: Master of Physical Therapy/BScPT or equivalent. A Certificate or Diploma in Sport Physiotherapy is preferred.

Licenses: Eligible for licensure with the Saskatchewan College of Physical Therapists; valid First Aid, CPR and Sport First Responder Certification and membership with the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) is encouraged.

Experience: Experience working in a fee-for-service orthopedic and sports physiotherapy clinic; previous experience working with elite athletes in a team environment.

Skills: An entrepreneurial skillset assisting in the development and establishment of a newly founded private practice. Strong communication and organizational skills required. Knowledge and proficiency in Electronic Medical Records.

This position is in scope of ASPA.

Send Applications To:
Adrienne Healey
Huskie Athletics
87 Campus Drive
Saskatoon
SK
S7N5B2
Canada
Phone Number:
3069551023
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