Job Opportunities

Published Wed Dec 06/17 3:00pm.
ID: 1389
Employer: Advance OT
To Apply Please Contact:

Danielle (Magotiaux) Pluth B.Sc. OT(c)
Fax: (403) 528-3042
Email: DaniellPluth@AdvanceOT.ca
See our Website at: www.AdvanceOT.ca

Advance OT

Join the Advance OT Team!

Our dynamic Advance OT team includes 4 Occupational Therapists, and 4 Occupational Therapy Assistants. The program we deliver to local schools is well developed ensuring consistency and efficiency among therapists. This will be a great opportunity to develop strong assessment, treatment and consultative skills with a specific pediatric population. Mentorship is provided and ongoing education strongly encouraged. We are growing quickly and the successful applicant will have a great opportunity to be involved in the development of numerous projects promoting Occupational Therapy in the community

Requirements:
- Minimum Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy
- Experience in Pediatrics is helpful
- Registered with ACOT
- Professional Liability Insurance
- Criminal/Vulnerable Persons Check
- Own Computer and Vehicle

Position:
Part Time to Full Time
Occupational Therapist
Where:
Medicine Hat, Alberta
When:
Beginning January 8, 2018
Application Closing Date:
Once suitable applicant is found
Salary:
Competitive depending on experience with Moving Bonus, Education bonus and Health Spending account

We look forward to hearing from you! Interested applicants may fax or email their resumes to:

Danielle (Magotiaux) Pluth BSc OT (c)
Fax: (403) 528-3042
Email: DaniellePluth@AdvanceOT.ca
See our Website at: www.AdvanceOT.ca

Published Wed Dec 06/17 2:00pm.
ID: 1388
Employer: Lifemark
To Apply Please Contact:

www.lifemark.ca

Occupational Therapist (OT) - Kingston, ON - Full Time

This role is specifically intended for a dynamic and experienced practitioner (minimum of 3 + years of experience required) who is familiar and comfortable working in the following areas: auto insurance, long term disability, employer services and WSIB with a keen interest in both mental and physical health.

The Lifemark Blackburn & Taylor Kidd clinic is an inter-disciplinary rehabilitation clinic located in a brand new modern facility in the west-end of Kingston. The clinic offers specialized programs and a collaborative approach to assessment and management of musculoskeletal and neurological disorders, concussion, mental health conditions, pelvic health, cancer rehabilitation, and a variety of other conditions. 

Responsibilities include:
-In-clinic interdisciplinary assessments and treatment planning
-Community based assessments to address client safety, attendant care other and ADLs and IADLs
-Insurer’s examinations and med-legal assessments
-Functional Capacity Evaluations (both physical and cognitive)
-Job demands analyses (both physical and cognitive), job coaching/accommodation and return to work planning
-Ergonomic assessments and education to clients 
-Educational sessions/presentations to stakeholders (disability management and wellness approaches)
-Pre-employment assessments
-Attendance at staff meetings and participation in case conferences and case management
-Regular report writing, charting and communication with team and stakeholders in a timely manner
-Networking with all stakeholders (both internal and external) to promote OT programs
-Marketing and business development to implement OT programs and drive growth
-Ensuring quality improvement in the delivery of client care
-Mentorship and support to junior-level OTs

Qualifications:
-Registration and in good standing with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
-Minimum 3 years as a Registered Occupational Therapist with relevant industry experience 
-Keen interest in assessment and management of clients with various physical conditions, mental health challenges and co-morbidities
-Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment while working both independently and as part of the team
-Possess superior time management and organizational skills
-Be autonomous and a proven self-starter with excellent oral and written communication skills
-Possess critical thinking and decision-making skills
-Be committed to ongoing professional development
-Passionate about OT and OT services
-Hold a valid driver’s licence and have access to a reliable vehicle

Apply today! Visit www.lifemark.ca for more information about us! 

Published Wed Dec 06/17 1:00pm.
ID: 1387
Employer: Lifemark
To Apply Please Contact: www.lifemark.ca

Physiotherapist -  Kingston, ON - Full Time 

Our team is seeking a physiotherapist with interest in orthopaedics and/or other specialty programs. 


Lifemark Physiotherapy Blackburn & Taylor Kidd clinic is a multi-disciplinary physiotherapy rehabilitation clinic located in the west-end of Kingston. Our aim is to provide the community with a comprehensive personal rehabilitation approach by providing client-centred care. We have a brand new modern facility that provides our community with access to physiotherapy, massage therapy, personal training, and occupational therapy all under one roof!

Are you interested in joining our multidisciplinary team?

Key accountabilities include:
- Performing clinical assessments and implementing treatment plans for clients
- Providing ongoing evaluation of client progress
- Administering and collecting outcome measurement information
- Supervising students
- Participating in quality improvement initiatives
- Communicating to appropriate referral sources and stakeholders
- Engaging in continuous learning and skills development
- Having fun, and contributing to a positive patience experience

You will need to be:
- A graduate of a recognized university Physiotherapy degree program
- Registered with the Provincial College of Physiotherapists
- Preferably experienced within a private clinic setting
- The completion of advanced orthopedic courses is a strong asset.

Apply today! Visit us at www.lifemark.ca for more information.

 

Published Tue Dec 05/17 1:00pm.
ID: 1386
Employer: Thames Valley Family Health Team
To Apply Please Contact: Qualified candidates are encouraged to email a cover letter and resume by
December 8, 2017 to hrtvfht@thamesvalleyfht.ca

Thames Valley Family Health Team

Occupational Therapist 0.6 FTE

The Thames Valley Family Health Team is one of the largest Family Health Teams (FHT) in Ontario. With more than 115 physicians across 19 sites within London/Middlesex, Oxford and Elgin counties, the Thames Valley Family Health Team is committed to providing comprehensive, collaborative primary health care to over 158,000 patients.

Our team includes nurse practitioners, registered nurses, social workers, pharmacists, dietitians, occupational therapists and other health care professionals who work with physicians as an interdisciplinary team to provide patient centred care. For more information about our organization, please visit www.thamesvalleyfht.ca.

Duties & Responsibilities
- Conducts comprehensive assessments using interview, standardized tests and/or guided observation skills to obtain relevant health information and to identify factors influencing occupational performance.
- In collaboration with patient, physicians and other IHP’s, develop appropriate client-centred treatment plans and provide individual and/or group interventions designed to maximum performance of ADL.
- Refer to and work in partnership with community agencies and providers to support care.
- Educate and assist patients to identify appropriate community resources, programs and government services.
- Establish and maintain effective communication and collaboration with interdisciplinary healthcare professionals.
- Maintain documentation in accordance with college standards.
- Participate in program and resource development in collaboration with Therapy team.
- Diverse case load across the life span including but not limited to diagnoses such as dementia, chronic disease, chronic pain, and repetitive musculoskeletal injuries of the upper extremity.

Qualifications
- Bachelor or Masters of Science in Occupational Therapy
- Minimum of 5 years of experience is preferred, with experience in numerous areas of Occupational Therapy practice
- Valid registration with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario.
- Excellent communication skills; both written and verbal
- Excellent organizational, time management, critical thinking and problem solving skills
- Must be capable of establishing positive interpersonal relationships and able to work as an effective team member
- Demonstrated commitment to evidence-based practice
- Knowledge of and ability to mobilize community resources
- Flexibility in adapting to varying caseload needs
- Experience in the use of EMR, Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
- Must have a valid driver’s license, valid car insurance with regular access to a reliable vehicle and willing to travel to TVFHT sites

TVFHT offers employees numerous benefits including enrollment in the Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP), an Employee Assistance Program (EAP), support for ongoing professional development, and extended health care plans for eligible employees.

TO APPLY:
Qualified candidates are encouraged to email a cover letter and resume by December 8, 2017 to hrtvfht@thamesvalleyfht.ca.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo a criminal background check.
Your interest in this opportunity is appreciated. Only those under consideration will be contacted.