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Occupational Therapist - PT 0.5 - Rehab Services GH in Halton Hills at Halton Healthcare

Date Posted: 11/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Posting #: 2018-833204

Non-Union

Position: Occupational Therapist

Department: Rehab Services

Status: Part-time (must provide availability up to 0.5 FTE)

Hours: Monday - Friday, 7.5 hour days (Hours are subject to change based on operational needs)

Site: Georgetown

This is what you'll be doing:         

         

The therapist will work in collaboration with a physiotherapist, occupational therapy assistant/physiotherapy assistant and a multidisciplinary team, in complex care and medical programs. The therapist will assess and treat patients and progress them through their care plan.

This is what you'll need to do it:

Halton Healthcare is seeking individuals who are competent in their chosen profession; patient/customer focused; team players; effective communicators; caring and respectful and are fiscally responsible.

  • Registered with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
  • Member of the Canadian Occupational Therapy Association or Ontario Society of Occupational Therapists preferred
  • Experience working with neurological conditions required
  • Fim Certification required  
  • Cognitive/perceptual assessment and treatment skills
  • Demonstrate knowledge and experience working with patients in an acute inpatient setting
  • Demonstrate knowledge and experience working in an inpatient Geriatrics and acute medical setting
  • Demonstrate knowledge and experience in cognitive assessments and cognitive remediation/compensatory strategies
  • Knowledge and experience in the use of outcome measures
  • Must be flexible and demonstrate an ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with all team members
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and leadership skills
  • Excellent organizational abilities with proven time management skills
  • Must be able to meet the physical demands of the position
  • Satisfactory employment and attendance record required 

Posting date: November 1, 2018

Internal applications due by: November 8, 2018

If you are passionate about what you do, motivated by a job well done, and as committed to excellence, quality and patient satisfaction as we are, we'd like to hear from you. Please submit your application via our website at www.haltonhealthcare.ca directly to this posting and include a current copy of your resume.

 We thank all those who apply but only those individuals selected for further consideration will be contacted.

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Halton Healthcare will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your accommodation needs to ensure your equal participation.

All personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Halton Healthcare is a smoke free facility in and around all three sites. Smoking is not permitted on hospital properties. We thank everyone who works at or visits our hospitals for respecting this healthy initiative. We are also a scent-free environment for all employees and visitors to accommodate individuals’ health concerns arising from exposure to scented products. , We ask for everyone's cooperation in our efforts to accommodate health concerns.