Lifemark Seniors Wellness is one of the largest rehabilitation focused companies dedicated to providing therapy solutions for seniors.
With over 30 years of experience, we are a preferred partner of more than 185 LTC homes, 55 retirement communities and provide over 180 senior dwellings with physiotherapy, occupational therapy and therapeutic group exercise programming.
As Canada's largest physiotherapy company, our purpose is : Movement to a better life. For our staff, the Lifemark difference is based on 4 pillars : We foster innovative thinking;
assist with career development; we support personal health and wellness; and devoted to making a real impact in the communities that we live and work in.
We have an exciting opportunity for a PTA Lead to join our growing team!
Location : Peel Region, Mississauga, Oakville, Burlington, Hamilton, GTA
Specific Requirement :
Your responsibilities would include :
Assist with filling temporary and permanent staffing coverages
Provide onboarding training, mentorship and support to the Physiotherapy Assistant Team.
Communicate staff schedule and any changes to the customers and to the rest of the team
Provide clinical PTA coverage as needed for 1 : 1 physiotherapy and group exercise classes
Promote and demonstrate safe use of all equipment as well as proper infection control practices for equipment
Provide ongoing education and training as needed
Be able to work and enjoy working with an interdisciplinary team
Excellent organizational, administrative skills, communication skills
Efficiency in use of Microsoft suite
Other duties relevant to the position shall be assigned as required
PTA / OTA diploma or Kinesiology degree preferred
Experience working in a LTC setting as a PTA
A valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle for daily use
A valid Vulnerable Sector screening check (within 6 months)
Standard First Aid and CPR Certification, Level-C
Proof of Tuberculin (2-Step Mantoux Test) clearance