Nature knows no limits. Neither should your career.

Sometimes you have to make a bold move, leaving behind the everyday to join an organization that’s truly different. If you’re looking for outstanding career opportunities and enjoying an outstanding quality of life, you owe it to yourself to choose Northern Health in beautiful Northern British Columbia.


Primary Care Occupational Therapist - Permanent Full Time – Prince George, Prince Rupert and Dawson Creek BC
 Relief Part Time - Prince George, BC

Paediatric Occupational Therapists - Part Time - Prince Rupert, BC
 Relief Part Time - Prince George, BC

Staff Occupational Therapist - Permanent Part Time - Prince Rupert, BC
Permanent Full Time and Relief Part Time - Prince George, BC

Within the context of a person and family-centered model of care and in accordance with Northern Health’s vision for an idealized system of services built on a foundation of Primary Health Care, the Primary Care Occupational Therapist (OT) works collaboratively with interprofessional teams to develop a plan of care and deliver health services coordinated through the Primary Care Home. The OT practices in accordance with the professional standards and code of ethics as outlined by the College of Occupational Therapists of British Columbia.

The OT provides competent, safe, and ethical care for people and their families in settings such as physician practices, homes, facilities, and communities, and applies the principles of evidence-informed practice to achieve effective outcomes related to their participation in valued activities. Through clinical assessment, treatment planning, recommended interventions, and follow up, the occupational therapist contributes to the fulfillment of the overall plan of care developed by the interprofessional team and informed by the person’s personal goals for care.

In order to be successful, you will be a Graduate of a recognized Occupational Therapy program. Licensed to practice under the College of Occupational Therapists of BC. Preference will be given to therapists who belong to C.A.O.T.

Check out what else you can expect by choosing Northern Health!

  • Generous relocation packages for difficult to fill positions
  • Northern living allowance in rural communities
  • Great benefit packages and pension
  • Unmatched work-life balance
  • Affordable housing prices in most of our communities
  • Four season, endless outdoor adventure

Offered through the Federal and BC Government “Loan Forgiveness Programs”, see our careers site for more information and eligibility.

“I love the variety of patients that I have on my daily caseload. The northern way of caring is special, more personal.” - 
Angela Rehab Manager - Kitimat

“Work life balance is encouraged at Northern Health. I am fortunate to be able to enjoy my work and pursue the sport I love!” - Heather - Admin Assistant – Prince George

We invite you to join our team as we build healthier communities and develop a network of outstanding healthcare professionals.

Where else would you want to be working!

To find out how you can ExpectMore and to apply on-line, check out our website at

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