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Occupational Therapist

Abbotsford, BC
Full Time
3 days ago

Are you someone who has a real passion for the rehabilitation and recovery of others? Are you a registered Occupational Therapist looking to showcase your knowledge, skills, and abilities in a new and dynamic environment? Ready to take you occupational therapy practice to the next level? If you've answered yes then we want you to keep reading.

Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.8 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for you to bring your excellent work ethic as a dedicated Relief Full Time Occupational Therapist to our Abbotsford Home Health Office located in Abbotsford, British Columbia.
Build on your education & career experience as you:
    •Provide occupational therapy to clients of all ages with acute, rehabilitative, chronic, and/or palliative health care needs in a community-based setting through assessment, consultation and intervention that promotes functional independence and occupational performance. •Educate clients, caregivers, and staff regarding rehabilitation interventions. •Advocate for clients with community agencies and funding sources. •Participate in quality improvement and risk management activities by assisting with the development, evaluation, and monitoring of policies, procedures and standards related to occupational therapy as well as generating alternative appropriate approaches. •Prescribe and recommend specialized and adaptive aids and equipment to clients for activities of daily living.
To join this team you have:
    •Graduated from an approved school of Occupational Therapy. •Current registration with the College of Occupational Therapists of British Columbia. •Two (2) years of recent, related clinical experience in community or home health setting. •A valid British Columbia Driver's License and access to a personal vehicle for work.

If this sounds like your next career move, 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 health care providers 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. •Competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage. •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 professionals who are hardworking and committed to delivering quality health care to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to discover 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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