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OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST – ACUTE INPATIENT CARE

Apply Now Job ID 1268593 Date posted 06/05/2019
Job title :OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST – ACUTE INPATIENT CARE
Community :CRANBROOK
Facility :EK REGIONAL HOSPITAL
Status :CASUAL
Position Summary

East Kootenay Regional Hospital is centrally located one kilometer from downtown Cranbrook, serving a catchment area of approximately 80,000 people. EKRH is responsible for providing core medical and surgical specialty services, including core physician specialties, 24 emergency and trauma services, laboratory, acute and obstetrical care. Occupational Therapists with EKRH work in Acute Inpatient Care and Outpatient Care.

We are presently seeking Occupational Therapists who are interested in joining EKRH’s Occupational Therapy Department on a Casual employment basis. Casual employment means there are no guarantee of hours and work requirements can vary between Zero and 37.5 hours per week. Casual employees receive 12.6 percent of straight time pay, exclusive of all premiums, in lieu of scheduled vacations and statutory holidays. Upon completion of 180 hours, Casual employees have the option of purchasing medical, dental and extended health benefit plans.

Days of work may be rotating Monday through Sunday (08:00 to 16:00 hours). Offered shifts will primarily be in Acute Inpatient with medical, surgical, ICU, stroke patients. Opportunity in Outpatient services when possible.

If you are passionate about hospital care occupational therapy and are looking for an opportunity to join the Therapy Team in Cranbrook’s EKRH, we would love to hear from you!


Qualifications

• Graduation from a recognized occupational therapy program.
• Current registration with the College of Occupational Therapists of British Columbia (COTBC).
• Eligible for membership in the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists or British Columbia Society of Occupational Therapists.
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Interior Health values diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to cultivate a workforce rich in culture, experience and knowledge to ensure equitable health outcomes for all of the clients we serve. We are welcoming of all populations including our Aboriginal partners throughout the Interior Health Region. We are committed to increasing our Aboriginal representative workforce to build an engaged, culturally diverse organization focused on the goal of providing high quality, sustainable healthcare through an engaged workforce and healthy workplaces. We build inclusive, trusting and respectful relationships through our partnerships. At Interior Health, Every Person Matters.

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