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  12/11/2018-02/11/2019
Occupational Therapist Opportunities

Northern Health Region – Thompson, Manitoba
2 Full-Time Positions in Rehabilitation Services Available
1 Full-Time Position in Psychiatric Acute Care Available


The Occupational Therapist (OT) is responsible for the provision of occupational therapy assessment and treatment of adult and/or pediatric in-patients, out-patients, Long Term Care residents, and Primary Health Care clients. Travel to schools and community settings may be required.

The primary goals are the promotion of health through occupation and education, the preservation or restoration of function needed by individuals to maintain or increase independence within their home or community. The OT practice will be based upon a client-centered approach that emphasizes the involvement of clients and caregivers in defining optimal health, function, treatment and goal development.


Qualifications


  •  Eligible to practice and maintain full licensure with the College of Occupational Therapists of Manitoba
  •  Membership with the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists preferred
  •  Must have a valid Manitoba Class V driver’s license, access to a vehicle, and willingness to travel the Region year round
  •  Familiar with Windows based programs (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook) and Internet
  •  Demonstrates the ability to participate in a program of rehabilitation medicine involving institutional and community therapy services
  •  Ability to assess and treat clients of varying ages with diverse diagnoses
  •  Must be fluent in oral and written English communication


Incentives:


  •  Competitive Salaries (Hourly range $34.448 - $39.931)
  •  Up to $5,000 in Relocation Assistance
  •  Interim Accommodations/Rent Reimbursement
  •  A Comprehensive Benefit Program (Health, Dental, Pension, Life Insurance, Disability & Rehabilitation, Employee Assistance Plan)
  •  Continuing Education
  •  Retention Allowance (up to $10,000 annually)



Please submit resume to:

Lori Rasmussen, Recruitment Officer
867 Thompson Drive South, Thompson, MB R8N 1Z4
Fax (204) 778-1477
Email: recruiteast@nrha.ca
Call us today! Local 204-778-1455 Toll Free 1-877-677-5353


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