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Job Title:
Kinesiologist-TPT(.5) Cardiac Rehab

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Job Description


                                                                                  Ref# 19OPP104

                                                       1 ‑ Temporary Part Time (.5) ‑ Kinesiologist

                                                                  Physiotherapy ‑ Cardiac Rehab


It is a condition of this posting that your home unit can accommodate your temporary absence in the event

you are successful.


Reporting to the Manager ‑ Rehabilitation & Healthy Lifestyles Program, you will be responsible for providing

education, counselling and exercise programming to participants of the Rehabilitation & Healthy Lifestyles program.

As a member of a multidisciplinary team, that includes regional partners, you will provide program elements within

the practice standards of your specific discipline and the guidelines of the Canadian Association of Cardiovascular

Prevention and Rehabilitation and the American College of Sports Medicine.


Applicants will have the following qualifications:

*  Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, Physical Education or Physiotherapy

*  Must be registered with the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario or have the ability to become registered

*  Current certification in BCLS

*  Two or more years experience in Cardiac Rehabilitation and chronic disease management

*  One of the following certifications: ACSM Exercise Specialist certification, ACSM Registered Clinical Exercise

Physiologist, CSEP‑ Certified Personal Trainer, CSEP Certified Exercise Physiologist

*  Excellent communication skills, including conflict resolution

*  Demonstrated patient and family centred care approach

*  Knowledge of cardiac risk stratification and behaviour modification

*  Knowledge of the principles of Adult Learning


In addition, applicants must have skill and experience in the following elements of cardiac rehabilitation services:

*  Health promotion and disease prevention

*  Client and family education

*  Creating clinical exercise prescription

*  Practicing as a member of a multidisciplinary team

*  Delivery of services via Telemedicine

*  Case management

*  Demonstrated critical thinking skills

*  Conducting training sessions for professional staff



Salary Range:  $33.870 to 43.150



The Health Sciences Centre strives to ensure the safety and security of the patients, visitors, employees and assets

financial and otherwise.  As one tool in the recruitment screening process, all offers of employment to external

candidates shall be conditional upon a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC) to ensure the absence of relevant

criminal convictions.



The Health Sciences Centre (HSC) is committed to delivering healthcare in a manner that is consistent with Patient

and Family Centred Care.  Applicants are required to have a demonstrated knowledge, understanding and

commitment to this care philosophy.


Candidates will have demonstrated adherence to the Hospital's Code of Conduct.  Regular attendance at work is

imperative, therefore, all applicants will have to demonstrate a good attendance record to be considered for this



We are an equal opportunity employer.  Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout

the selection process.  Additionally we are identified as an English/French speaking health sciences centre and

encourage bilingual candidates to apply.




If there are no qualified applicants for the above position, the Hospital may, at their discretion, train unqualified



Interested applicants must submit a resume outlining relative previous experience and training no later than

11:59p.m. on Friday, 14 June, 2019.


Internal applicants may apply via the job posting page on the iNtranet.  External applicants must apply through our




Posted:  June 7, 2019