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Community Occupational Therapist (permanent Part Time)

Reference ID: 05325022

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Prince George, BC
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Part Time
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Administrative


Under the direction of the Community Care Program Manager, implements rehabilitation services to clients with developmental disabilities in the community including rehabilitation assessment, treatment and interventions, recommendations for specialized medical equipment and environmental modifications; education to caregivers and referrals to appropriate community resources.

Qualifications

- Graduate of a recognized Occupational Therapy program. Registered with the College of Occupational Therapists of British Columbia.

- Two years experience in acute care, long term care facility or community setting

- Previous experience in providing services to clients with developmental disability

- Community experience and previous experience with assessment for specialized wheelchairs, seating systems and technical aids.

Must also have a class 5 drivers' license and use of personal vehicle.

PRINCE GEORGE COMMUNITY

Prince George is one of the larger cities in British Columbia with a population of approximately 75,000. Built on the confluence of the Fraser and Nechako rivers, Prince George is close to the geographic center of British Columbia and has become a transportation hub as well as an important link in the Asia-Pacific Gateway and Corridor. It is a major centre for shopping and a service centre for surrounding communities, as well as home to the University of Northern British Columbia. In Prince George, BC's Northern capital, you are just minutes from being fully immersed in the wonders of our natural surroundings - this is a true outdoor person's paradise. A warm, friendly and diverse population attests to our community spirit. You can be assured of discovering a myriad of entertainment and recreational options year-round, from heritage and cultural opportunities to good old family fun.

Posted: February 13, 2018
Closes:March 14, 2018