Woolwich Community Health Centre
Woolwich Community Health Centre (WCHC) is a multi-site health centre with locations in St. Jacobs (main site), Linwood (nurse practitioner office) and Wellesley (satellite site). WCHC is currently recruiting for a part-time contract Chiropodist (18 hours per week/0.48 FTE) to work at the St Jacobs site to fill an eight month leave of absence (February 2022 – October 2022). There would be the option for further hours at Langs CHC.
St. Jacobs, Ontario
The Chiropodist works with the health centre’s interdisciplinary team to develop and maintain a full range of chiropody services.
a. Degree from an accredited school of Chiropody and current registration with the Ontario College of Chiropodists
b. Clinical and educational skills including assessing client needs, diagnosing routine foot problems, prescribing treatment, providing referrals, making and adjusting orthotics, and maintaining client charts
c. Client-centered approach that incorporates treatment, illness prevention and health promotion
a) Ability to function both independently and as part of an inter-disciplinary team that includes family physicians, nurse practitioners, clinical nurses, registered dietitian, therapist/ counsellor, and community health worker.
b) Excellent communication, issue management and interpersonal skills, within context of inter-disciplinary team setting and with clients and community members
a) Flexibility to work one evening per week
c) Facility with electronic health records, preferably PS Suite
18 hours per week/0.48 FTE
$ 61,600 – 74,129(pro-rated to FTE level); plus 4% vacation pay.
Additional attractions of this position include easy commuting distance from Kitchener-Waterloo, Stratford, and Cambridge; and a supportive, interdisciplinary work environment in a well-established health centre. Start date is immediate/negotiable and weekly schedule is negotiable.
Applications should be forwarded to Jan Inguanez, Clinical Director, Woolwich Community Health Centre, 10 Parkside Drive, St. Jacobs, Ontario, N0B 2N0 telephone: 519 664-3794 email: email@example.com by January 7th, 2022
10 Parkside Dr.