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Rehabilitation Assistant

Requisition ID: 8914 

Position Number: 20021626

Posting End Date: June 20, 2018

City: Winnipeg

Site: Victoria General Hospital

Work Location: 2340 Pembina Hwy

Department / Unit: Rehabilitation 

Job Stream: Clinical Support 

Union: MGEU-Supp-100

Anticipated Start Date: ASAP 

FTE: Casual 

Anticipated Shift: Days; Evenings; Weekends

Daily Hours Worked: 7.75

Annual Base Hours: 2015

Salary: $18.265, $18.813, $19.377, $19.958, $20.557, $21.174


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Position Overview

Under the supervision and direction of the Program Manager - Rehabilitation Services or designate, the Rehabilitation Aide is responsible for assisting the Rehabilitation Therapists with patient treatment and the smooth operation of the department; and performing other related duties as assigned.


  • One (1) year experience as an assistant or aide in a              Rehabilitation Department.

Education (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)

  • Grade 12.
  • Rehabilitation Aide/Assistant certificate (W.T.C./R.R.C.) required, or  currently enrolled in a University Physiotherapy Program and having completed year two (2).


  • Current CPR certification required.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English.
  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Manual dexterity
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Clean and tidy appearance.

Physical Requirements

  • Physically capable of moving and transferring patients.


This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.


Please note that an employee is not permitted to hold two or more positions across the WRHA legal entity that combine to equal more than 1.0 EFT. The WRHA legal entity includes Churchill Health Centre, Deer Lodge Centre, Grace Hospital, Health Sciences Centre, Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg, Pan Am Clinic, River Park Gardens, Victoria General Hospital, WRHA corporate programs, and WRHA community health services.


Interviewed candidates may be called upon to participate in a skills assessment.


Any application received after the closing time will not be included in the competition.

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