OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST – COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTHApply Now Job ID 1246550 Date posted 05/01/2019
Facility :LANSDOWNE CENTRE
Status :RELIEF PART TIME (0.90 FTE)
Come to Landsdowne Centre and join the multidisciplinary team at Interior Health!
Interior Health is seeking a Temporary Part-Time Occupational Therapist to work in a Mental Health care focus. This is a community mental health position working primarily with the Early Psychosis Intervention Team. It is a varied and interesting caseload.
The successful Occupational Therapist will work independently, yet collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary rehabilitation team providing occupational therapy services including assessment, treatment planning and implementation, program planning, consultation, equipment prescription and education to the clients and/or their caregivers to promote functional independence and enable the client to achieve and maintain optimal health outcomes.
This position is to provide coverage until the return of the incumbent in July 2020. Days of work are Mondays to Thursdays with alternating Fridays; weekends and statutory holidays off. This position is eligible for our comprehensive benefits plan that includes coverage for basic Medical Services, Dental Services, and Extended Health.
Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. It is an organization where every person matters. If your forte is mental health, apply to join the multidisciplinary team working at Lansdowne Centre!
• 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.
• Valid BC Driver’s license.
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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