Community Respiratory Therapist
Interior Health Authority
We invite applications from Certified Respiratory Therapists with interest in a permanent, full time opening in Community Respiratory Therapy.
Days of work are Mondays to Fridays 08:00 to 16:00 hours. An attractive remuneration package and excellent career prospects await the right candidate. We offer one of the best benefit packages and pension plans in Canada. In addition to Medical, Dental and Extended Health coverage, we offer generous annual vacation. We also offer an attractive defined employee pension plan, disability and life insurance, and options for maternity &/or paternity leave top-up. Relocation Allowance may be offered to the eligible candidate.
The Community Respiratory Therapist works within the hospital and community to deliver respiratory therapy services and programs related to Community Respiratory Therapy:
• The promotion of respiratory health;
• The assessment, education, treatment and rehabilitation of patients with respiratory dysfunction;
• Communicating and demonstrating community and hospital based respiratory care procedures to other health care professionals and students;
• The use of respiratory equipment or special procedures.
Orientation is customized to each new employee’s needs. We have a thorough standard onboarding package. We work with each new hire to build confidence. We offer constant Professional Practice Leader monitoring and staff mentoring. We have regular team meetings, encourage conferences, and extra projects are supported.
We are looking for an independent, passionate, team player who wants to grow themselves, the department, and their profession. Organized, with the ability to prioritize in-coming work. Strong communication skills, life long learner.
• Graduation from a recognized Respiratory Therapy program.
• Current certification with the Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists (CSRT).
• Current valid BC Driver’s License.
This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.
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