If you’re an enthusiastic OT professional who is eager to make a difference while achieving personal and professional growth, CBI Home Health has an exceptional opportunity for you to meet these goals, supported by one of the largest healthcare networks in Canada.
We are currently seeking an Occupational Therapist to work with school health within Sarnia as an Independent Contractor.
As an Occupational Therapist, you will:
Work as part of a multidisciplinary team to deliver excellent client outcomes
Provide assessment and treatment to a wide variety of pediatric school aged clients with varying needs including fine motor, gross motor, and sensory
Work in a consultative model within the school environment
Provide impartial school assessments, client education, and consultation to family and school staff
Work closely with the team and other resources to develop new programs to meet identified client needs
Perform regular, timely charting, reporting and communication
Attend staff meetings and case conference meetings, as required
To take on the role of Occupational Therapist, you must:
Be passionate about your profession and committed to ongoing professional development
Bring at least 1-2 years of experience (an asset)
Have community/school health experience (an asset)
Be registered as a member in good standing with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
Thrive in a fast-paced, changing environment
Be dedicated to providing the highest quality of client care
Have strong skills in critical thinking, decision-making and analysis
Have excellent time management and organizational skills and be able to work independently
Be comfortable working collaboratively within an interdisciplinary team
Have excellent oral and written communication skills
Be empathetic with an effective ability to build rapport with patients
Be proficient in the use of Microsoft Word and Excel
Hold a valid driver’s license and have access to a reliable vehicle.
Be able to work both independently and as part of a team, and to facilitate our clients’ needs by exceeding their goals.
About CBI Health Group:
For over 40 years, CBI has been working every day to improve the health and enrich the lives of Canadians.
As Canada’s largest provider of community healthcare services, CBI is made up of over 13,000 personal caregivers, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, registered massage therapists, kinesiologists, chiropractors, speech-language pathologists, psychologists, physicians, nurses, dietitians, behavioural therapists, administrators, and professionals.
CBI is set apart by the unique ability to work as an integrated network to foster ongoing learning, enhance best practices, improve access to care for all Canadians and achieve the best outcomes possible for our clients. With a talented, interdisciplinary team of caregivers and professionals, CBI provides the right services, in the right place, at the right time.
CBI Health Group is committed to accommodating people with disabilities as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment and selection process.
To apply for this position, submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org stating “Occupational Therapist, Location” in the subject line, or apply online. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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