Halton Healthcare

The Mississauga Halton Diabetes Foot Care program is a regional program providing preventative foot care to high risk patients with diabetes who are facing barriers to accessing fee for service care models. This position is part of a regional


Mississauga Halton Region


The Chiropodist will provide foot care services in the region at various community settings within a geographic area. The Chiropodist’s approach to client care is evidenced based and innovative and utilizes current therapeutic techniques within the determinants of health framework. This position works within an inter-professional team-based model in terms of both the clinical practice and program planning aspects of its responsibilities. A systems perspective and attention to continuous quality improvement are essential to the success of this position.
Provide general chiropody services
•Mentor and provide clinical instruction to other health professionals in diabetic foot care
•Act as a resource person to staff, students and the community regarding foot care
•Demonstrated competency in chosen profession; consistently demonstrate knowledge and expertise in professional practice and hospital-based standards
•Demonstrated patient and consumer focus; makes a commitment to meet or exceed the needs of all internal and external customers
•Demonstrated team player; interacts with co-workers, physicians, volunteers, patients and their families in a way that demonstrates that everyone involved in patient care is valuable
•Demonstrated caring and respect; treats each and every coworker, patient or family member with understanding and kindness and hold in high regard and respond appropriately to the needs of self and others
•Demonstrated fiscal responsibility; to model a sound understanding of, and work within, the financial boundaries of Halton Healthcare funding
•Other duties/activities as assigned


This is what you’ll need to do it:

Halton Healthcare Services is seeking individuals who are competent in their chosen profession; patient/customer focused; team players; effective communicators; caring and respectful and are fiscally responsible.
•Recognized diploma in Chiropody required
•Current registration with and member in good standing of the College of Chiropodists of Ontario
•Wound care certification from the Canadian Association of Wound Care
•Experience with mentoring and teaching
•Health Care Professionals who have taken the foot care course preferred
•Knowledge of Self-Management Principles
•Experience with providing education in group settings
•Demonstrates excellent organizational skills to effectively prioritize and handle multiple tasks
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Proven ability to effectively interact within a multi-disciplinary team
•Must have valid driver’s license and access to own vehicle
•Must be willing to travel to multiple foot care sites within Halton and surrounding areas
•Must be physically able to do the job
•Excellent employment and attendance record

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Part Time (Must provide availability up to a 0.4FTE)



Ali Rilstone

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Ali Rilstone


Recruitment Specialist



905-845-2571 ext. 4580



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