Trillium Health Partners

Physiotherapist - 4J Surgical Spine Unit

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Job Type
Temporary Full-Time
Mississauga Hospital
Number of Positions

Job Description

Position: Physiotherapist

Dept/Health System: 4J Surgical Spine Unit

File #: 2024-38183

Role Level: Allied Health-Clinical (AH10.4 $39.19-$54.66)

Status: Temporary Full Time (x1) - approx. 6 months

Site: Mississauga Hospital           

Hours/Shifts: Days + Weekends (8hr shifts)

Posted: July 9th, 2024

Internal Deadline: July 16th, 2024

Trillium Health Partners (THP) is one of the largest community-based acute care facilities in Canada. Comprised of the Credit Valley Hospital, the Mississauga Hospital, the Queensway Health Centre, and the Reactivation Center at Humber. Trillium Health Partners serves the growing and diverse populations of Mississauga, West Toronto and surrounding communities and is a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto.

Our Mission: A New Kind of Health Care for a Healthier Community

Our Values: Compassion, Excellence, Courage

Our Goals: Quality, Access, Sustainability

Our Enablers: People, Education, Innovation, Research


Key Qualifications:

  • Registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario and in good standing
  • Membership in the Canadian Physiotherapy Association preferred
  • Experience in the management of post-operative care of primarily spine surgeries and orthopaedic injuries/conditions, within an acute in-patient setting

  • Preference will be given to candidates with a minimum of 3 years of inpatient clinical experience in a hospital setting
  • Evidence of continuing education, professional and personal development is required
  • Reliable, flexible, creative, self-directed professional, able to work effectively and collaboratively with a high performance team, as well as families and community partners
  • Sound knowledge of community resources is an asset
  • Demonstrates effective interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
  • A second language is considered an asset


Position Summary:

  • Responsible for the delivery of client-centered physiotherapy services for patients who are post-operative following orthopaedic surgery, primarily the surgical spine populations
  • Provides physiotherapy assessment, goal oriented treatment interventions, client/family education and support to address medical and emotional needs
  • Performs as a coach/mentor, consultant and uses sound critical thinking skills to achieve client outcomes and facilitate team functions
  • Participates in program planning, continuous quality improvement and evaluation
  • Supervises support personnel, students and volunteers as appropriate

To pursue this career opportunity, please visit our website:


Internal Candidates who believe they possess the necessary qualifications and experience for this position and who have been in their current position for at least six (6) months are encouraged to apply.


Candidates are selected on the basis of their skill, ability, experience and qualifications.

Where these factors are relatively equal seniority shall govern providing the successful applicant.


 Trillium Health Partners’ (THP) is an equal opportunity employer who values the importance of antiracism work and is committed to integrating antiracism, diversity, equity and inclusion best practices throughout THP operations, policies and culture. Therefore, we ask that even if you do not see yourself fully reflected in every job requirement listed on this posting, we still encourage you to reach out and apply. Research has shown that candidates from underrepresented groups often only apply when they feel 100% qualified. We encourage all applicants who are members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the Ontario Human Rights Code based on race, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nations, Métis or Inuk/Inuit person to consider this opportunity.


In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code Trillium Health Partners will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities.  If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.


All personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.


Trillium Health Partners is identified under the French Language Services Act.



We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.






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