CAOT Volunteer Program

Get Involved!

Thank you for more than 300 members currently filling volunteer roles with CAOT.

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CAOT could not operate without the time, energy and skill that our members contribute to the association. Our mission of advancement excellence in occupational therapy would be to move forward without volunteerism being central to the membership experience at CAOT. 

Volunteer roles in a wide range of time commitments and responsibilities.

  • Our  Get Involved  page summarizes what HAS CAOT for you to Consider.

Our Volunteer Showcase  shares insights and stories from some of CAOT's most active members.

  • Our volunteer listings ensure that you are aware of the roles and opportunities available:
  1. Current opportunities: These postings will have a position description that will help you determine if you are suitable for this topic.
  2. Open call: We truly value you member and you would like to know and share your interest in this area.

To ensure that everyone has the opportunity to become involved and

  1. Current opportunities: These postings will have a position description that will help you determine if you are suitable for this topic.
  2. Open call: We truly value you member and you would like to know and share your interest in this area.

Current opportunities

Deadline
Autism Speaks Connect Fair. CAOT-BC is seeking volunteers to promote occupational therapy at the Autism Speaks Connect Fair. This involves sharing information, resources and offering interactive activities that highlight the role of occupational therapy services for people with autism. In addition to attending the event, there will be a planning meeting via teleconference in September. If you are interested, please send an email to scharles@caot.ca as soon as possible. ASAP
Advisory Panellist Position. The Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists welcomes applications from qualified individuals to serve as Advisory Panellist of the third version of its textbooks Enabling Occupation. Please review the volunteer position and apply to the Director of Administration, Suzanne Maurice, smaurice@caot.ca.
September 9, 2019
The Academic Credentialing Council is looking for professional field leaders or academics. The new positions would start in 2020, to be determined. Ryan McGovern exam@caot.ca Please review the volunteer position and apply to the Accreditation Officer
September 10, 2019
The Certification Examination Committee is seeking two new members. The new positions would start in March 2020. Please review the volunteer position and apply to the Exam Coordinator, Ryan McGovern exam@caot.ca . August 25, 2019

The OTA and the PTA Education Accreditation Program (OTA / PTA EAP) is looking for reviewers who are professional therapists who speak English or are bilingual . The OTA and the PTA Education Accreditation Program (OTA / EAP PTA) is looking for reviewers who are professional therapists and particularly for those who are bilingual. A video and information about this opportunity is on the EAP website  and please note the eligibility criteria to be reviewed .

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Product reviewer for CAOT's Product Recognition Program. Share your expertise with others by reviewing a new or leading-edge assistive technology or product. Most worthy of purchase or referral. Become a Product Reviewer.

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Mentors. We are seeking mentors as part of CAOT Mentorship on Demand . This new program allows individuals to seek mentorship on demand. Mentees and Mentors work together for a period of 6 months to address reflective goals established by the Mentor and guided by the Mentor. This experience is open to a new chapter in professional and, often, personal lives. Please consider giving back by becoming a mentor. Complete the mentor profile and brief survey online.

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Open call

If you would like to learn more about your profession, share your expertise, build your network or get back to work with us. Specific experience is needed for some roles and others are more general.   Add your name to our newsletter and upload your resume

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