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11/07/2017-

Pediatric Occupational Therapist needed

(Maple Ridge / Pitt Meadows & Port Coquitlam / Coquitlam)

 

Achieve Support & Development is an Autism Support Agency.  Achieve’s head office is located in Maple Ridge, BC. and offers a multi-disciplinary approach to autism support.

 

POSITION DETAILS

  • Work in both clinic as well as client homes
  • Approx 3 days/week with potential to increase work load if desired
  • Flexible schedule available

 

Occupational Therapist Position Overview:

 

The primary function of the Pediatric Occupational Therapist position is to provide Occupational Therapy to clients of Achieve Support & Development aged 0 to 19 years of age with the majority of clients between the ages of 6-10yrs.  All Achieve clients have a diagnosis of Autism.

 

Duties will include:

  • Provide direct OT strategy, implementation, and support to children in home or community.
  • Communicate in a timely manner with Achieve staff and families to discuss child’s program.
  • Collect data as recommended by the Achieve team during every session.
  • Attend Achieve Staff Team meetings and Child Team meetings.
  • Involve parents or family members in sessions where relevant and within the OT Strategy and Plan of Intervention.
  • Prepare session materials and therapy plans/reports.
  • Prepare Autism Funding “Justification Forms” for families applying for payment for equipment or supplies relevant to OT goals.
  • Prepare At-Home requests for school-aged extended therapies form to access funding through At-Home program.

  

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

The candidate:

  • Must be a member of COTBC and agree to remain in current and in good standing with the College of Occupational Therapists of B.C.
  • Must be willing to obtain a criminal record check
  • Must have a valid BC driver’s license and reliable vehicle
  • Must be willing to travel to client’s homes as needed
  • Must be able to commit to a minimum of 1 year


For more information or to apply for this position please contact us at info@achievesd.ca

 




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