Physiotherapy Assistant

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Date Posted: 11/18/2022

Location: Barrie, Ontario, Canada

Reference No.: 2022-819

Position Type: Contract


Closing the Gap Healthcare (CTG) is dedicated to providing Canadians with the highest level of care across  a wide range of clinic and home-based community care setting.

We are looking for a self-motivated full time Physiotherapy Assistant (PTA) (Contract - 7 months) that can bring their skills in therapy services to our clinic. Our PTA will be working with our Physiotherapy team under a registered Physiotherapist that provides treatment modalities, health teaching and exercise programs. In addition, this role will also include handling administrative tasks such as reviewing case loads with our Physiotherapist and reception/front desk coverage.


If you are a new Physiotherapy Assistant program graduate, our team provides comprehensive exposure to learning and development opportunities within the clinic.

What you will be doing:

  • You will be working with our physiotherapy team under the supervision of a Registered Physiotherapist.
  • Provide treatment modalities, health teaching and perform exercise programs with clients.
  • Support our administrative team which include reviewing caseloads with our Physiotherapist; undertake front desk and reception coverage in the clinic.
  • Collaborate with an inter healthcare team that partners with our client’s family members and caregivers to build an inter-discipline, holistic treatment goals and service plans.


What you can expect:

As a member of Closing the Gap Healthcare, we are built to be a Team Made for Caringtm, you can expect:

  • Vacation Pay and Time Off
  • Extensive learning and education development opportunities
  • A culture of performance recognition and appreciation
  • A commitment to excellence.


Skills needed for success:

  • Graduated from a recognized physiotherapy assistant program, or a Bachelors in Kinesiology, or PT experience.
  • A proven track record of being accountable for multiple deliverables, reporting and high- quality performance.
  • Outstanding focus on safety and ethical standards.
  • A strong ability to build and always maintain customer satisfaction.
  • Experience in independent problem solving and recognizing when support from peers and supervisors is needed.


Who we are:

Closing the Gap Healthcare (CTG) is proud to be a Canadian owned, award-winning, fully accredited and publicly funded organization.

We are A Team Made for CaringTM dedicated to providing people of all ages the highest level of care across a wide range of home, community based and clinic healthcare services. Our philosophy and care approach are based on ethical principles and compassion, together with our commitment to meet the highest practice standards.

The Not so Fine Print:


We are excited you are considering applying to become a valued member of our Team Made for CaringTM.

This position is open to individuals who are eligible to work in Canada, who meet all the essential requirements stated above. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the recruitment and assessment process as required under the CTG Accessibility policy.

Closing the Gap is monitoring the global COVID-19 pandemic closely and following all public health directives, including recommendations from the World Health Organization, the Government of Canada, and federal and provincial health authorities. Our top priority is the health and safety of our clients, their families, and our team members.

Closing the Gap is committed to a high-quality and safe environment for our team members and clients/families. At Closing the Gap, all new hires must have received the complete series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada AND have received the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days before the official start date of hire. Medical exemptions or any other kinds of requested exemptions based upon Human Rights Code will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Closing the Gap is committed to the success of all its team members. If you feel you need accommodations because of illness or disability, please do not hesitate to contact Human Resources at at your earliest convenience.



If you are looking for an exciting opportunity and to build a career in an innovative and dynamic organization, submit your resume by clicking on Apply Now below. 
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Closing the Gap Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer.