Kinesiologist (Casual)

Location: 

St. John's, NL, CA

Req ID:  35234
Jobs by Category:  Health
Job Function:  Clinical / Medical
Status:  Casual
Schedule:  Regular

Description

 

Create awesome experiences for our customers.

 

Join our team 


TELUS Health is looking for a Kinesiologist to join an amazing multi-disciplinary team in our St. John’s Centre. 

Here's the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together 

Kinesiologists play a key role in our team environment; primarily they focus on fitness testing, personal training and ergonomic assessments. The Kinesiologist will provide exemplary care and service to our clients in accordance with practice standards. The Kinesiologist will liaise with other clinic staff, physicians, and administrators to ensure safe and effective delivery of our services

Here’s how 

As part of the team, you’ll be responsible for:

 

  • Provides clients with advice and recommendations according their health assessments
  • Performs physical assessments (VO2, FMS, body composition etc.)
  • Confer professionally with medical personnel regarding abnormalities and results
  • Conduct fitness testing (flexibility and sit and reach tests)
  • Carry out personal training sessions, or rehabilitation sessions
  • Perform vision, hearing, spirometry, audio and other testing and clinic-related tasks as required
  • Explain procedures to patients and answer testing related questions
  • Completing pre-employment fit for duty assessments
  • Perform ergonomic assessments and related tasks for occupational health clients
  • Ensuring maintenance and availability of equipment as required by norms and regulations
  • Flexible to travel to off-site locations when required
  • Respond promptly to emergencies

 

 

Qualifications


Your Education:

 

  • Completed Bachelor’s degree in Human Kinetics or Kinesiology 
  • Fitness Certifications (CSEP, ACSM) considered and asset

 

Experience:

 

  • 2+ years of relevant experience in a fitness environment 
  • Knowledge and experience with ergonomics, fitness testing and personal training
  • CSEP or ACSM certifications will be considered an asset

 

You’re the missing piece of the puzzle

Our team is looking for people who are compassionate, positive, comfortable working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, and who practice excellent evidence-based healthcare. Clinicians must follow the codes of ethics and standards set forth by their professional accreditation, and Health Professions Act. The clinician is expected to adhere to TELUS Healthcare processes and procedures for confidentiality, billing, accounting, documentation, scheduling, and use of the electronic medical record. 

Who is TELUS Health Care Centres 

We are a national network of renowned medical professionals dedicated to identifying health risks, inspiring positive lifestyle choices and improving patient outcomes. We have one of the largest networks of Care Centres in Canada.

Our commitment: Better healthcare options for everyone. We are leveraging the power of technology to provide Canadians with better health outcomes. Connecting health teams, streamlining workflows, and empowering patients to manage their health are just some of the ways our digital solutions promote collaboration and efficiency

We are looking for enthusiastic, customer service minded individuals who want to work in a collaborative, friendly and supportive environment. Join our team and help us shape the future of how Canadians engage with the healthcare ecosystem.

 

By applying to this role, you understand and agree that your information will be shared with the TELUS Group of Companies’ Talent Acquisition team(s) and/or any leader(s) who will be part of the selection process.



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Midpoint Base Salary: 
Performance Bonus or Sales Incentive Plan: 

Actual total compensation can be above or below the listed pay, based on knowledge, skills, location, performance and experience. Depending on the position, the pay type is either hourly or salaried. In addition, TELUS offers rewarding benefits, which may vary per job function, such as:

  • Comprehensive total rewards package highlighting competitive salary and bonus structures, minimum 3 weeks of vacation, and flexible benefits plan to meet the needs of you and your family
  • Flexibility to work in-office, virtually or a combination of both
  • Generous company matched pension and share purchase programs
  • Opportunity to give back to communities in which we work, live and serve
  • Career growth and learning & development opportunities to develop your skills
  • And much more …

A bit about us

We’re a people-focused, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world. 

You’ll find our engaging, high-performance culture personally fulfilling, professionally challenging, and financially rewarding. We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability. Your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly.

TELUS Health is an IT leader in Canada that focuses on the health sector. Our mission is to improve the way information is being used along the continuum of care to better the health of citizens in Canada and in selected countries.  

Disclaimer:  In accordance with the TELUS Health Solutions Data Center Security Policy, as a condition of employment, all team members whose job functions require they work at a Data Center and/or have access to detailed knowledge of technology related to client service delivery, are subject to a Personnel Security Screening conducted through the Government of Canada.

The health and safety of our team, customers and communities is paramount to TELUS.  Accordingly, we require anyone joining our TELUS Health Care Centres to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Note for Quebec candidates: if knowledge of English is required for this position, it is because the team member will be asked, on a regular basis, to interact in English with external or internal parties or to use English applications or software as part of their tasks.

 

 

 

 

Health

We’re looking for clinicians, programmers, product developers, sales and marketing people, customer support, and everyone in between. If you have a penchant for turning information into better health outcomes, then we want you to help us develop, implement and manage the most innovative healthcare solutions possible.

We are honoured to be recognized

21,166
Physicians using TELUS Health electronic medical records

6,300
Pharmacies using our pharmacy solutions

140 million+
Health claims processed using TELUS Health solutions

Accessibility

TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.