Therapy Aide

Thye Hua Kwan Nursing Home Limited| Date Posted: 21-May-2019
Job Nature:
Position Level:
Entry Level

Job Description

To assist the Therapists in implementing rehabilitation programme and therapy works to clients in the nursing home.

  • Prepares treatment room for clients by following prescribed procedures and protocols.
  • Prepares clients for physical therapy treatment by welcoming, comforting, providing and/or assisting patient into physical therapy apparel or apertures.
  • Provides information to clients by answering questions and requests; allaying fears.
  • Helps treat clients by applying heat packs; assisting clients and helping clients onto exercise equipment, monitoring motion; tracking walking time and distance; measuring mobility; performing prescribed exercises and strengthening techniques.
  • Educates clients by demonstrating proper use of equipment and exercise routines.
  • Provides equipment and supplies by sterilizing and delivering equipment and supplies to treatment area; positioning equipment for therapist access; positioning clients on equipment.
  • Ensures operation of physical therapy equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instruction; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.
  • Maintains physical therapy supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies.

Job Requirement

Requirements :

  • Certificate in Therapy Services preferably HMI or WDA Certification.
  • At least 2 years prior experience preferred.
  • Creating a Safe and Effective Environment, Verbal Communication in dialects is an advantage.
  • Have Listening and Coaching skills.
  • Having previous experience in a healthcare setting is an advantage.
  • Working location : Hougang

Interested candidates, please indicate your current/last drawn salary and your expected salary in your CV. We regret only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Thank you. 

Job Benefit

  • Insurance
  • Uniform
  • Incentive bonus
  • Training & Development
  • Salary review
  • Annual Leave