Summary of Duties
Sunnybrook Centre for Independent Living (SCIL), within Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, is a revenue generating program specializing in assessment and treatment services to assist patients with mobility, pain management and independence.
Our goal in pedorthics is to improve mobility by offering comprehensive foot support including custom foot orthotics, orthopaedic footwear modifications and custom made footwear.
We are currently looking for an energetic Regular Full Time Certified Pedorthist to join our team, working both independently and in a multi-
disciplinary setting to provide the highest level of patient care to a wide range of patients. In this role you will provide effective, evidence-
based assessment and treatment planning including designing, fitting and modifying custom orthotics and footwear.
Key Duties and Responsibilities :
Work collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary foot clinic with our team of Physician Specialists, Pedorthists, Podiatrists, Orthotists, Prosthetists, Physical Therapists, and Technicians.
Assess and provide treatment planning for pedorthic needs including custom foot orthotics and custom made footwear.
Fit, fabricate, adjust and dispense custom foot orthotics and footwear.
Fabricate custom shoe lasts and complete laboratory orders.
Possess solid knowledge of the production of custom foot orthotics and footwear.
Provide quality assurance and support to the technical team in all areas of custom foot orthotic and footwear manufacturing.
Provide education to patients and / or their caregivers to promote functional independence and to achieve and maintain optimal health outcomes.
Maintain current chart / patient records with clinical and technical information.
Work collaboratively to meet monthly revenue and volume targets.
Qualifications / Skills
Must hold a Canadian Pedorthic certification or be board eligible.
Minimum 3-5 years related experience in clinical capacity of foot orthotics and custom footwear (design, fitting and fabrication).
Demonstrated experience in custom footwear production process.
Possess knowledge and experience with the use of computer-aided design and manufacturing (CAD / CAM)
Demonstrated manual dexterity skills for clinical and technical work.
Must be able to work efficiently both in a team and individual environment.
Ability to absorb new ideas quickly.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Excellent time management and problem-solving skills.
Strong computer skills and an understanding and interest in new technology advances.
Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter (in one document) quoting 191761 to :
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre