Physiotherapist
Term of Position
4 months with the possibility of extension

Location

Saskatoon
Saskatchewan
Canada
Company Name
Huskie Health - University of Saskatchewan
Description

Huskie Health is seeking a physiotherapist to support and enhance the performance of our student-athletes and clients.

Primary Purpose: Provide high-quality, sport focused physiotherapy care.

Nature of Work: Reports to the Associate Athletics Officer – Program Operations, Huskie Athletics and takes day to day direction from the Head Physiotherapist. The physiotherapist is required to work under pressure, in a high volume and dynamic environment within an alternative work plan including evening and weekend work.

Accountabilities:

  • Provide evidence supported sport physiotherapy to clients including but not limited to: emergency on field care, accurate and timely assessment, rehabilitation, post-operative care, return to sport progressions and injury prevention;
  • Delivers physiotherapy services to clients as a part of the fee for service program for the physiotherapy service. Meets or exceeds all revenue targets.
  • 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.
  • Ensure Huskie Health privacy policies and procedures adhere to professional practice guidelines and university policies including charting standards.
  • Community based sideline sport coverage.
  • Other duties as assigned.    

 

This position is in scope of ASPA.

Inquiries regarding this position can be directed to Adrienne Healey at Adrienne.healey@usask.ca.

 

Department: Huskie Athletics
Status:
 Term 4 months with the possibility of extension
Employment Group:
 ASPA
Full Time Equivalent (FTE):
 1.0
Salary:
 The salary range, based on 1.0 FTE, is $67,681.00 – 105,753.00 per annum. The starting salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
Salary Family (if applicable): 
Specialist Professional
Salary Phase/Band: 
Phase 2
Posted Date:
 7/3/2024
Closing Date:
 7/30/2024 at 6:00 pm CST
Number of Openings: 
1
Work Location: On Campus

Qualifications

Qualifications

Education: Master of Physical Therapy/BScPT or equivalent. Continuing education in Sport Physiotherapy is preferred.

Licenses:  Eligible for licensure with the Saskatchewan College of Physical Therapists; valid First Aid and CPR.

Experience – Preference will be given to those applicants with:

  • A minimum of two years of experience in an orthopedic clinic setting
  • Experience working with high performance athletes
  • First Responder Certification
  • Sport Physio Canada Certificate or Diploma Credentials
  • Ability to use dry needling or acupuncture
  • Commitment to professional development
  • Membership with the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA)

Skills: The ability to work independently and as a team member in a fast-paced clinical setting. An entrepreneurial skillset assisting in the development and establishment of a newly founded private practice. Strong communication, problem solving, and organizational skills required. Knowledge and proficiency in Electronic Medical Records.

Opportunities for mentorship under Sport Physiotherapists.

Contact Information

Send Applications To:

University Career Portal (below)
Huskie Athletics
87 Campus Dr.
Saskatoon
Saskatchewan
Canada
S7N 5B2
Phone Number
306-966-1023