Physiotherapist Contractor

Career Oppotunity

Working with LifemaxOT

Lifemax Occupational Therapy Inc offers contracted Allied Health services to rural “public health” sites and private care organizations. We recognize that Allied Health services are essential to every Albertan, and that rural communities deserve equitable access to these essential services.

Our mission is to provide high-value, skilled OT and PT services to rural communities while providing reliable opportunities, excellent clinical experiences, and generous remuneration to awesome therapists.

Multiple opportunities are available at various sites with negotiable work days and flexible schedules.

Do you want to serve wonderful communities in a lucrative, fulfilling job that offers spectacular clinical, travel, and inter-personal experiences?

Are you looking to leave the rat race of a private clinic and prefer the inclusive, client-centered, supportive, public health environment?

Are you interested in a private practice career but want the assurance of a reliable revenue stream?

Apply or contact us today!

Physiotherapist Contractor

Location note: These opportunities typically require 1 or more hours of travel from Red Deer, Edmonton, or Calgary. Additional pay considerations for applicants available for overnight travel if required. Travel time, mileage, and accommodations will be generously compensated.

We’re seeking dynamic, experienced Physiotherapists who are able to work with a high degree of efficiency and independence. Contracts involve providing high-priority “public health” physiotherapy interventions in under-served rural communities. Opportunities exist in acute care, home care, ambulatory outpatients, and continuing care. Job duties vary per site, and can be matched to your interests and skill set.

8-hour day shifts are typically required (not casual or per-client referrals). Additional hours are often available. Work schedules are flexible and negotiable, but at least 2 weekdays of availability is preferred.

Preference will be given to those with varied, current, and direct related experience. We will not consider applications from therapists with a provisional license. AADL authorizer status and electronic charting experience (Meditech, ConnectCare, PCS) is preferred.

Salary: $50.00 to $65.00 / hour

We are an equal opportunity employer and consider all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability status.

Work remotely: Although some hours may be available for remote work such as for documentation and follow ups, the primary need is for on-site clinical service.

Contract length: 6-12 months, with likelihood of extension

Part-time hours: 16-40 per week

Salary: $50.00-$65.00 per hour

Additional pay:

  • Overtime pay


  • Commuter benefits (paid travel time and mileage)
  • Flexible schedule
  • No payroll or tax deductions
  • Corporate tax advantages


  • Full clinical days, 8 hour shifts


COVID-19 considerations:

All AHS or other site policies and procedures are followed, including PPE provision and Infection Control support.

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

Ability to commute:

  • Commute from Edmonton, Calgary or other major centers to rural sites: Ability to reliably commute, stay overnight, or plan to relocate before starting work is required.


  • Alberta Physiotherapist License (required). Must be able to work without supervision.

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