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New Job Physiotherapist In Manitoba



Company : Manitoba Government
Salary : $29.67–$41.21 an hour
Location : Manitoba

Full Description

This job opportunity is being advertised on behalf of the following organization and is not a Manitoba government civil service position.


P12 Phystiotherapist


Department of Mental Health and Community Wellness

Selkirk Mental Health Centre, Transition

Selkirk MB

Advertisement Number: 100027

Salary(s): P12 $29.67 - $41.21 per hour

Closing Date: October 3, 2022

The Manitoba government recognizes the importance of building an exemplary public service reflective of the citizens it serves, where diverse abilities, backgrounds, cultures, identities, languages and perspectives drives a high standard of service and innovation. The Manitoba government supports equitable employment practices and promotes representation of designated groups (women, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, visible minorities).

Employment Equity is a factor in selection for this competition. Consideration will be given to women, Indigenous people, visible minorities and persons with disabilities.

Candidates who do not meet all essential criteria may be considered on an underfill basis at a commensurate rate of pay.

An eligibility list will be created to fill similar term, regular, full-time and part-time positions and will remain in effect for 12 months.

Selkirk Mental Health Centre is a 252-bed facility that provides long-term mental health in-patient treatment and rehabilitation services to residents of Manitoba whose challenging needs cannot be met elsewhere in the provincial health care system. Programs include Acquired Brain Injury, Acute, Rehabilitation, Geriatric and Forensics. For more information see

Conditions of Employment:

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Must provide a satisfactory Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Search
  • Must Provide a Satisfactory Adult Abuse Registry Check
  • Must be a qualified Physical Therapist licensed to practice in the Province of Manitoba by the College of Physiotherapists of Manitoba.
  • Must Provide a Satisfactory Child Abuse Registry Check



  • Experience working in Physical Therapy.
  • Experience assessing and planning processes and therapies that prevent disability, promote and maintain / restore functional performance.
  • Knowledge of best practice standards and patient safety in the application of Physical Therapy.
  • Ability to model principles and practices of patient-centered care.
  • Effective interpersonal skills.
  • Strong verbal communication skills.
  • Effective written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of best practice standards and patient safety in the application of Physical Therapy.
  • Ability to take initiative for the purpose of addressing treatment matters.
  • Strong leadership skills to provide instructions and coaching to team members.
  • Ability to work co-operatively with interdisciplinary team members.

  • Experience with Acquired Brain Injury rehabilitation.
  • Experience working within a mental health setting.

Under the supervision of the Program Manager, the Physiotherapist is responsible for physical therapy treatment and programming for patients at SMHC. This includes ongoing assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of physical therapy strategies/interventions in promoting the rehabilitation of persons with psychiatric illness, physical disabilities, and/or acquired brain injury. The incumbent is responsible for the supervision of volunteers/students working with them. The incumbent also provides regular instruction, support, coaching, and professional leadership to patient/staff/families implementing physical therapy strategies/interventions.

Apply to:

Advertisement # 100027
Service Centre 2
Human Resource Services
360-1395 Ellice Avenue
Winnipeg, MB , R3G 3P2
Phone: 204-945-7182
Fax: 204-948-2841


Applicants may request reasonable accommodation related to the materials or activities used throughout the selection process. When applying to this position, please indicate the advertisement number and position title in the subject line and/or body of your email. Your cover letter, resumé and/or application must clearly indicate how you meet the qualifications.

Please be advised that job competitions for represented positions may be grieved by internal represented applicants. Should a selection grievance be filed, information from the competition file will be provided to the grievor's representative. Personal information irrelevant to the grievance and other information protected under legislation will be redacted.

We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.