PIKANGIKUM EDUCATION AUTHORITY

Pikangikum First Nation

Pikangikum, Ontario, P0V 2L0

Telephone: (807)

773-1093

Fax: (807) 773-1014

Physiotherapist

Pikangikum Allied Health Services (PAHS)

Position Description :

Under the direction of the Pikangikum Allied Health Manager and

Pikangikum Education Authority (PEA), the Physiotherapist works to help

organize and deliver pediatric physiotherapy services in the Pikangikum Allied

Health Services (PAHS) program. This position

will be located in a primary office in Winnipeg, and travel when needed to

Pikangikum First Nation to conduct assessments, develop implement treatment

plans, participate in interdisciplinary meetings and provide guidance and

supervision to other PAHS staff and PEA staff will be required.

Responsibilities will Include:

·

Work closely with the Learning Resource Team at

Eenchokay Birchstick School to identify students with functional challenges in

gross and fine motor development and sensory processing issues

·

Conduct assessments of children in the school

setting and community setting using both formal and informal assessment techniques

·

Ensure all testing and diagnostic assessment

instruments and tools are reviewed and adapted where possible, and are

culturally appropriate for use among First Nations children

·

Develop and implement individualized treatment

plans

·

Monitor/modify and follow up of treatment plans

·

Supervise and provide guidance to rehabilitation

aides

·

Work collaboratively with other members of the

interdisciplinary teams that includes tutor escorts and other professional

staff such as teachers, speech and language therapists, occupational therapist,

behavioral therapists, special education resource teacher, school

administration and parents

·

Assist in the development of the PAHS program;

·

Develop training materials and tools for staff,

students and caregivers/parents

·

Conduct training sessions as needed

·

Ensure that proper case records, assessment

reports, statistical records and all other data to each case is maintained and

confidential.

·

Maintain and inventory of all equipment and

materials and record when they are lent out

·

Work closely with Anderson Services, SLFNA and

other service providers as we transition cases to PAHS;

·

Work under the policies of the Pikangikum

Education Authority.

Qualifications:

·

Master’s degree in Medical Rehabilitation or its

equivalent from a recognized program in Physiotherapy

·

Experience

working with children with complex physical, cognitive, mental, behavioral, or

social issues

·

A licensed member of the College of Physiotherapists

of Manitoba

·

Excellent organizational and time-management

skills as well as strong team and independent working skills;

·

Excellent written and oral communication and well-developed

interpersonal skills;

·

Strong technical/computer skills;

* The PEA offers a competitive compensation and

benefits package based on qualifications and experience.

Also required:

At time of hire a Criminal and Vulnerable Sector Check will

be Required

And a valid class 5 driver’s licence

Please submit

resume and cover letter to humanresources@ebs-school.org or carolrampaul@ebs-school.org

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JOB INFORMATION
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Employer:
Pikangikum Education Authority
Posting Date:
11/9/2022 7:00:00 PM
Location:
Pikangikum, Ontario
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