Therapy Aide (Medical Care) ( Job No : JOB-2021-03672 )

Metta Welfare Association
  • Eldercare
Metta Day Rehabilitation Centre for the Elderly

Metta Day Rehabilitation Centre for the Elderly was established in June 1998 to provide rehabilitative care to those suffering from physical impairment due to stroke, parkinsons or other injuries.

With a maximum capacity of 75 from various race, language or religion, our services are geared towards maximising our patients’ independence level, while offering respite to their families and caregivers. Our centre executes our vision of care to maximise their functional level by providing a comprehensive range of rehabilitative and social support services all under one roof.

We focus on assisting our daily clientele in regaining maximum functional capability through rehabilitative treatment and engaging in active lifestyles by means of social programmes.

About The Role

1. To carry out the physiotherapy care plan as assigned by the Physiotherapist
2. To carry out occupational therapy care plan as assigned by the Occupational therapist
3. To attend to clients’ needs.
4. To assist in lifting and transferring clients where necessary.
5. To report any abnormalities that is present in the clients.
6. To record and document the therapy sessions performed by the clients daily.
7. Proper handling of rehabilitative equipment.
8. Maintenance of rehabilitative equipment and to report any faults to the Physiotherapist.
9. To ensure a safety environment for the clients to perform the therapies.
10. To accompany the clients to and fro MDRC to their homes in MDRC transport.
11. To accompany and ensure safety of the clients during outdoor activities.
12. To assist in Metta fund raising activities

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

Must be able to handle stroke elderly clients

Core Competencies:

Ability to work both independently and within a multi-disciplinary team.
Hardworking, meticulous and responsible.
Service oriented with good communication skills

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

Minimum Secondary school education or WSQ certificate in Therapy services or NITEC in Therapy Services or equivalent.
Minimum 1 year of related experience
Conversant Bilingually and dialects

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
Job Details
Area of Specialisation:

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Therapist or Therapist Aide
Min Educational Qualification:
WSQ Graduate Certificate
Posting Date:

18 Oct 2021

Closing Date:

08 Dec 2021

Salary Range
SGD   1500.00 - 2300.00
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