Northumberland Family Health Team
The NFHT is a non-profit, primary health care organization providing over 26,000 patients with timely access to a comprehensive range of services and programs aimed at managing and preventing disease and improving health status. The inter-professional team includes 21 family physicians and 17 professional staff, including nurses and nurse practitioners, occupational and physical therapists, dietitians, social workers, pharmacist, chiropodist and respiratory therapist, who work together to provide person-centred, effective, collaborative and integrated care.
The Chiropodist will work collaboratively with a foot care nurse to deliver a program that maintains overall foot health and prevention of complications in high risk patients, and provides assessment and treatment of foot pathology including warts, ingrown toenails, ulcers and infections. The successful candidate will be passionate about providing high quality patient-
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
Bachelor of Science and Graduate Advanced Diploma of Health Sciences in Chiropody
Licensing and registration with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario
Current Ontario Driver’s License
Demonstrated experience in Community/Primary Care Setting, chronic disease management and/or diabetic foot care would be an asset
Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills
Type of Job
(Permanent – Part Time)
Interested, qualified candidates are asked to submit a resume to Adrienne Bell-Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org by June 2, 2017. We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
NFHT is committed to an inclusive and accessible work environment and supports the compliance of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). NFHT requests that job applicants requiring accommodation inform them so that suitable arrangements can be prepared to take into account the applicant’s accessibility needs.