Although graduating from university can feel like a huge weight lifted off of your shoulders, the new stress of having to find a job and signing your first physiotherapy contract can be equally as stressful. Interviews and reviewing contracts can be daunting. It takes time to properly understand and parse through the complexities and nuances of private practice contracts.
The reality is that job hunting, interviews and technical contract jargon doesn’t have to be intimidating, nor does it have to be complicated. This article will shed light on the most important components of a private practice contract in physiotherapy. By the time you’re done this article, you’ll have a better understanding of what to expect and what to look for in a private practice contract. You’ll know what questions to ask, and how to properly analyze and compare and contrast different offers so you can make the decision that’s best for you! Here are 8 things you should know before signing your first physiotherapy contract in private practice: