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Job Title:
Respiratory Therapist-FT SJCG

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Job Description


                                                                                  Ref# 19OPP139

                                                              1 ‑ Full Time ‑ Respiratory Therapist

                    Respiratory Therapy Services for Inpatient Programs – St. Joseph’s Care Group



Reporting to the Manager of Outpatient Rehabilitative Care Services at SJCG, with a matrix reporting relationship for

respiratory therapy practice to the Director, Health Professions and Collaborative Practice at TBRHSC.  The

Respiratory Therapist will provide assessment, intervention and education to all inpatient clients of St. Joseph's

Hospital that require respiratory services, including Long‑term Ventilation Program.   The Respiratory Therapist will

support the inpatient teams where required and also be available to support and provide coverage to the St. Joseph's

Care Group outpatient pulmonary rehabilitation and COPD programs.


The successful candidate will demonstrate the following:


* Current registration with the College of Respiratory Therapists of Ontario

* Certified Respiratory Educator;

* A Certified Tobacco Educator is an asset;

* Clinical experience in the principles and delivery of home and long‑term ventilation programs;

* Teaching experience and competence for transferring knowledge and skills to clients, families and other health care


* Demonstrated skills for providing exceptional client and family centred care;

* Excellent communication, leadership, critical reasoning and problem solving skills;

* Excellent interprofessional team skills, and the ability to work independently;

* Dedicated to continuing professional development



Salary Range:  $31.870 to 44.010



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 Wednesday, 18 September, 2019.


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




Posted:  September 11, 2019