Almonte General Hospital/Fairview Manor

Occupational Therapist - Temporary Full Time
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Description of Opportunity


Reporting to the Integrated Director of Allied Health Services, the Occupational Therapist (Temporary Full-time) will have a broad range of skills and experience, to provide O.T. services to in-patients, out-patients and long term care residents.  The Occupational Therapist will work as part of the Multidisciplinary Care Teams on Complex Continuing Care, Day Hospital and at Fairview Manor Long Term Care Home.  The Occupational Therapist will provide a broad range of services, including mobility device prescription, cognitive assessment and treatment, functional ADL/IADL evaluation and training, with a focus on patient/ family education and empowerment.  Experience in Geriatrics would be an asset.

Competencies and Personal Attributes

  • Commitment to excellence, quality and safety
  • Ability to promote effective and respectful communication to foster interpersonal relationships
  • Ability to work cooperatively and respectfully within a team environment
  • Effectively able to manage competing priorities and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work in a manner that is in compliance with patient and employee safety practices, policies and procedures of the organization
  • Have the ability to meet all the demands of the position both physically and cognitively
  • Ability to contribute to a work environment that is conducive to the organizations Workplace Violence and Harassment policy

Required Qualifications

  • Current Registration with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
  • Must be registered as an Assistive Devices Program Authorizer
  • Experience in Geriatrics would be preferred.

    Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resumes to:

Angela McLean, Integrated Human Resources Manager, Recruitment


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