Now This is Living!

Feeling the need to do something out of the ordinary and add some excitement to your life? Want to wake up every morning to endless recreational opportunities? Want to experience northern BC’s rich cultural heritage at its best?

With Northern Health you can enjoy a lifestyle that offers small town warmth, big city amenities, affordable living, and some of the shortest commutes in the country. That’s what we call the best of BC – without the price tag!

Staff Occupational Therapist
Various Locations throughout Northern Health

Primary Care Occupational Therapists
Various Locations throughout Northern Health

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.

Pediatric Occupational Therapist
Permanent Part Time – Prince Rupert, BC

The Therapist provides Early Intervention Pediatric Therapy services, working with general supervision under the administrative direction of the Manager for Rehab Services, as part of a multi-disciplinary health care team delivering Family focused care to children 0 – 6 years old in their natural environment. The position requires frequent travel to a variety of settings and locations in Prince Rupert, Coastal Communities and Haida Gwaii. The position requires flexibility in meeting the needs of children and their families.

In order to be a successful applicant for Occupational Therapists positions, 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.

“Everyone is valued for their individuality, independence and the experiences that they bring to the organization.” Heather – Support Services Manager – Smithers

“The variety of conditions and cases that I see. In one day I have patients with a wide range of neuro and musculoskeletal conditions. It keeps me learning and using all of my skills.” Robyn – Physiotherapist - Kitimat

To apply on-line, check out our website at

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