Occupational Therapist – Head Injury Program -Vancouver, BC (Full Time)
If you are looking for an awesome clinic with great people and a culture that keeps you engaged and energized, then look no further than Lifemark, our clinic at Keefer Place offers a positive and supportive environment. We are currently looking to add to our team of professionals in our Head Injury Assessment and Treatment Services (HIATS) Program.
General info: Location: 181 Keefer Pl #230, Vancouver, BC V6B 6C1 Type of employment: Full-time 40 hours a week, employee status Start date: ASAP
The successful OT candidate would be responsible for performing occupational therapy assessments, program planning, intervention, consultation, education, report writing, discharge planning, communication with appropriate stakeholders including fee payer and employers as well as program evaluation using recognized occupational therapy techniques and practices. Concussion management and/or Neuro experience is preferred.
Other responsibilities may include:
Interdisciplinary assessments and treatment planning
Work collaboratively with Medical Doctor and Neuro Psychologist
Job demands analyses/ job site visits
Lead educational sessions pertaining to symptom management strategies post injury to patients
Documenting clinical findings in accordance with the regulations of the provincial association of Occupational Therapists
Gradual Return to Work creation, implementation and monitoring
The ideal candidate will have:
Minimum 2 years’ experience as a fully Registered Occupational Therapist in a RTW focused treatment setting (preferred)
Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy
Registration or eligibility for registration with the provincial association of Occupational Therapists
Previous concussion management or Neuro treatment experience is required
Motivated clinician who enjoys working collaboratively to best serve clients’ needs and is passionate about joining a team of interdisciplinary professionals
If this sounds like a good fit for you and you’d like to be a part of a fun and friendly environment, please send us your resume. We offer health benefits and education reimbursements to support our employee's professional development.