Government of Yukon -> Health & Social Services – Extended/Complex Care CRP, Therapies
Location: Whitehorse, YT
Salary: $76,809 - $88,676 per annum
Closing date: August 2, 2019
This posting is to fill permanent Full-time positions working 75 hours bi-weekly
This competition will also be used to fill other vacancies – Permanent part-time and Term Positions. All positions are based out of Community Care and provide services to Residents/Clients in their homes, no matter whether their homes are in a Long-Term Care home, or in a house or apartment.
We are looking for a dynamic individual to provide clinical care services for residents/clients (Long-Term Care and Home Care) with physical, cognitive, social and/or emotional impairments.
As an Occupational Therapist, you will be responsible for providing direct care and consultations to enhance, maintain, improve or restore the ability to participate in meaningful self-care, leisure, and productive activities. You will plan, direct, deliver, and evaluate services through direct assessment, interventions, consultations, and assignment of task components to Therapy Assistants. This Occupational Therapist position also involves providing training to Continuing Care staff.
Who we are
Yukon’s Department of Health and Social Services aims to promote, protect, and enhance the well-being of Yukon people through a continuum of quality, accessible, and appropriate health and social services.
Continuing Care’s philosophy is “Every action and decision performed by this position is founded on respect for the residents, for the promotion of their dignity, individual freedom, choice and lifestyle, and meaningful quality living.”
For more information about this position, please contact: Heidi Croucher, Supervisor, Interdisciplinary Teams, at (867) 332-3240 or email@example.com.
For information about our generous benefit package or about applying to a Health and Social Services competition, please contact: Ann Caron, Human Resources Consultant, at (867) 667-8423 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please do not email resumes to either of these addresses; resumes may only be accepted through E-Recruitment.
We are the Yukon public service. Every day, we come together to serve the people who live here, and to make a difference in so many ways—from simple to extraordinary and everything in between. Here, you will find the diverse opportunities you desire to develop your career while enjoying a warm sense of community and vibrant artistic, cultural and recreational amenities, all set in a spectacular natural environment.
How to Apply
To apply for the position of Occupational Therapist, and for full details on the requirements of the role, please visit: http://employment.gov.yk.ca.
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