Job Posting
part time Occupational Therapy at BC Children's Hospital
Vancouver, British Columbia
Job ID: 4781

Summary
Staff Occupational Therapist I

The Staff Occupational Therapist focuses on occupational performance in the areas of self-care, productivity and leisure and works within the context of a client/patient and family centered care model within Children’s & Women’s Health Centre, a Provincial Resource Centre and in accordance with established standards of professional practice. The Staff Occupational Therapist works in an interprofessional environment and plans and provides Occupational Therapy assessment and treatment to clients/patients. The Staff Occupational Therapist also participates in education and research activities.

Example of Duties/Accountabilities

  • Provides Occupational Therapy assessment and treatment in accordance with established standards to promote self-care, productivity and leisure by performing duties such as assessing needs, planning, implementing and evaluating treatment programs to an individual client/patient or group of client(s)/patient(s) in various environments.
  • Documents information including relevant clinical data, assessments, treatment plans, progress reports and outcomes.
  • Participates in multi-disciplinary groups and/or teams including members such as physicians and nursing staff by performing duties such as providing clinical input and suggestions related to the management of the referred client/patient or group of clients/patients to ensure that quality of care is delivered.
  • Assists clients and families to obtain specific equipment to meet the individual needs of the client/patient by performing duties such as communicating both verbally and in writing with agencies regarding the specific needs of the client/patient and requesting funding and liaising with suppliers regarding equipment needs.
  • Maintains communication with clients/patients and families and/or caregivers in order to foster optimal progress for the client/patient through methods such as establishing and maintaining supportive, collaborative and therapeutic relationships. Participates on professional committees/teams and designated programs through methods such as attending meetings, providing written/verbal reports as it relates to the referred clients/patients and to facilitate the resolution of issues and advocate for the goals and objectives of the specific clients/patients.

Site Type
Hospital

Position Type
Part-Time

Hours of Work
30

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Last Refreshed
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Summary
Specialty
Occupational Therapy
Region
British Columbia
Employment Type
part time
Tagline
Staff Occupational Therapist I. The Staff Occupational Therapist focuses on occupational performance in the areas of ...
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Remuneration
Remuneration
 
Billing / Overhead Split
 
Vacation / CME Leave
 
Additional Benefits
Other Incentives: Dental, Medical, MSP 
Qualification Requirements
Education
 
Experience
 
Certifications
Current COTBC Registration; Hours of work experience; OT/Rehab. Degree; Pediatric Experience
Baccalaureate in Occupational Therapy and licensure with the College of Occupational Therapists of British Columbia. 
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
BC Children's Hospital 
Street Address 1
 
Street Address 2
 
City / Town
Vancouver 
Country
Canada 
Postal / Zip Code
 
 
Institution Description
 
Institution Size (Beds)
unspecified 
Institution Website
 
Community Description
 
Community Size
unspecified 
Community Website
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Geographic location may be approximate
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Published on 2018-01-12
Edited on 2018-01-12