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Clinical Practice Leader, Occupational Therapy

Chilliwack, BC
Full Time
21 hours ago


Do you have Comprehensive knowledge of occupational theory and practice within a patient and family centered model of care? Are you someone who has the ability to allocate staff assignments to meet program requirements using available resources? If you have answered yes to these questions we want you to continue reading!

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Practice Leader, Occupational Therapy to Chilliwack General Hospital.

Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are located in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley, one of the most livable regions in the world, and one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 1.8 million people, we serve 1/3 of BC's entire population and have 33,000 dedicated professionals in our 12 hospitals and other facilities that expand from Burnaby to Hope.
Build on your education & experience as you:
    •Coordinates the occupational therapy service for the site. •Provide clinical practice leadership by providing guidance, support, technical advice and acting as a clinical resource to staff. •Identify and prioritizes practice issues and education needs; develops, implements and evaluates orientation and educational programs for staff; organizes inservice education programs. •Supervise designated staff by coordinating work assignments and schedules, ensuring appropriate coverage, adjusting schedules according to workload and service needs and facilitating resolutions to work issues. Receives and responds to vacation and leaves of absence requests and processes payroll as required. •Write, conducts and signs performance appraisals. Supports staff in their professional development and learning needs.
To join the organization we require you to have:
    •Current full registration with the College of Occupational Therapists of British Columbia (COTBC). •Five (5) years recent and relevant occupational therapy experience including one (1) year of supervisory experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply:
    •A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields. •Fantastic opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization. •An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care.

Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation with you.

Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it.

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