Occupational Therapist

Functional Advances Inc

Permanent Part Time and Full-Time Position

Location: Saint John, New Brunswick


Functional Advances Inc. is a well-established occupational therapy private practice based out of Saint John serving all of New Brunswick. Functional Advances Inc. is committed to optimizing function to advance success in everyday living both at home and work. Our promise is to provide the highest quality service possible to our clients, community partners and referral sources. Functional Advances Inc. Occupational Therapists have provided services to workplaces, insurance, workers compensation, Veterans Affairs, legal, Health Authorities, equipment suppliers and families throughout New Brunswick since 1999.


Functional Advances:

  • Contractor based remuneration model
  • Home based office with full time offsite office administration support
  • Flexible caseload
  • Ongoing education opportunities
  • Skilled clinical and peer support
  • Competitive earnings and benefits available
  • Supportive, team environment
  • Caseload will be tailored to your clinical interests, strengths and expertise



  • A master’s or bachelor's degree in occupational therapy from a recognized university or an equivalent
  • Registered with New Brunswick Association of Occupational Therapists
  • Member of the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists
  • Have strong skills in critical thinking, decision making and analysis
  • Have excellent time management and organizational skills and be able to work independently
  • Have strong oral and written communication skills. Bilingualism is an asset.
  • Be able to work both independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team to meet client goals.
  • Dedication to providing the highest quality care in a variety of settings including client’s home and work places.
  • Experience with the MS Office products, particularly Word
  • Great interpersonal skills and proven ability to work with different personality types
  • Valid driver’s license with access to a vehicle
  • Ability to work from a home office with reliable internet set-up



  • Assessment and implementation of Occupational Therapy interventions in home, community and work based settings.
  • Provide assessment and treatment to a wide variety of clients with varying needs, including those with acute, chronic physical and/or mental health conditions
  • Occupational therapy services, including but not limited to; home and accessibility assessments, cognitive assessment and rehabilitation, wheelchair assessments, mental health interventions/P-Gap programs, return-to-work programs, job site analysis, ergonomic assessments and planning functional treatment programs.
  • Perform regular reporting and communication.
  • Assist clients in establishing and meeting meaningful goals within the home, work and community setting.
  • Adhere to the code of ethics of the profession, in maintaining the standards of practice for the profession as defined by the New Brunswick Association of Occupational Therapists.


Functional Advances Inc. offers a competitive income potential and benefit to work in diverse areas of practice.


To apply for this position, please submit your application to:    

or contact 5066500102 for more information.


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