The Opportunity

Middleton, NS
$38 - $42 / hour

Become a member of the GEM family! We offer an inclusive and welcoming work environment with competitive benefits and plenty of learning opportunities. At GEM we strive to provide the best care, service, and quality of life for our residents in a safe, dignified, home-like environment. From housekeeping to administering medication, our staff is both the foundation and the face of our business.

Location: Melville Gardens

Title: Physiotherapist


Responsible for assessments and therapeutic interventions for residents who have been referred for Physiotherapy services.

Serves as a resource and an educator for quality and risk management activities.

What you'll do


  • Perform assessments on residents
  • Generate Physiotherapy reports and statistics
  • Identify problems and goals for referred residents, formulating a treatment plan and communicate the plan and necessary instruction to staff
  • Modifies and revises treatment plans as required
  • Complete and maintains progress notes
  • Consult and communicate with the Physio/Occupational Therapy Assistant Nursing and Medical Personnel, and outside resources to meet residents' needs
  • Equipment recommendation and ordering
  • Maintenance of confidentiality concerning resident, employee and organizational data and information

What you'll need


  • Graduate of a Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) approved Physiotherapy program
  • Licensed to practice by the Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists
  • Registered or eligible for membership, in the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA)
  • Minimum three years experience working in a long-term care setting

We're looking for

Core Skills

ACE Blueprint Management Physiotherapy Treatment

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A little bit about us

GEM Health Care Group

GEM Health Care Group is a Nova Scotian, family run business which has been enhancing the lives of seniors in the communities where they operate since 1979.
We continue to remain a leader in transforming how health care is delivered to seniors in Nova Scotia and we strive to provide the best care, service, and quality of life for our residents in a safe, dignified, home-like environment.
GEM currently operates various levels of seniors' care facilities throughout Nova Scotia, Ontario, and in Hollywood, Florida.

Are you interested?

Work With Us


On-site parking


4 hour shift

8 hour shift

Day shift

Weekends as needed


Physiotherapist License (required)

Ability to Commute:

Middleton, NS B0S 1P0 (preferred)

Ability to Relocate:

Middleton, NS B0S 1P0: Relocate before starting work (preferred)