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03/23/2018-04/30/2018
Occupational Therapist – Niagara, ON (Part time or Full time)

We are seeking an enthusiastic occupational within the Niagara area. The Niagara region is such a beautiful place to be, and this is the perfect opportunity for someone that is comfortable working in the following areas: auto insurance, long term disability and WSIB with a keen interest in both mental and physical health.

Our clinics have highly experienced staff with a variety of skills to meet the needs of our clients and deliver excellent outcomes. We offer specialized programs and a collaborative approach to assessment and management of concussion, mental health, musculoskeletal and neurological disorders, pelvic health, cancer rehabilitation, and a variety of other chronic conditions.

Responsibilities include:
  • In clinic interdisciplinary assessments and treatment planning
  • Community based assessments to address client safety, attendant care other and ADLs
  • Functional Capacity Evaluations (both physical and cognitive)
  • Job demands analyses (both physical and cognitive), job coaching and return to work planning
  • Ergonomic assessments and education to clients on ergonomic principles
  • Insurer’s examinations
  • Educational sessions/presentations to stakeholders
  • Pre-employment assessments
  • Attendance at staff meetings and participation in case conferences and case management
  • Regular report writing, charting and communication with team and stakeholders in a timely manner
  • Networking with all stakeholders (both internal and external) to promote OT programs

Qualifications:
  • Registration and in good standing with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
  • Minimum 2 years experience as a Registered Occupational Therapist is preferred
  • Community/related experience in auto sector legislation is preferred
  • Keen interest in assessment and management of clients with various mental health challenges
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment while working both independently and as part of the team
  • Possess superior time management and organizational skills
  • Be a self-starter with excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Possess critical thinking and decision-making skills
  • Be committed to ongoing professional development
  • Hold a valid driver’s licence and have access to a reliable vehicle

Apply today! Visit www.lifemark.ca for more information about us, and reach out to a talent advisor at careers@lifemark.ca for a deeper conversation!


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