|Job Title:||Occupational Therapist 2 - Dogwood Lodge - Geriatric/Elderly/Long Term Care|
|Work Site:||Dogwood Lodge Complex Care Home|
|Status:||Temporary Part Time (0.60 FTE)|
|Start Date:||As soon as possible until approximately July 3, 2020|
|Salary:||$35.05 - $43.73 per hour|
|Hours:||08:00-16:00 with Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday and statutory holidays off|
Practices in accordance with the standards of professional practice and code of ethics as outlined by the College of Occupational Therapists of British Columbia (COTBC) as well as within a resident and family centred care model and the vision and values of the organization. Working independently and as a member of an interdisciplinary team provides occupational therapy services to enable residents to achieve and maintain optimal health. Duties include assessing resident’s occupational performance utilizing an evidence-based approach, planning and implementing goal directed services, evaluating the effectiveness of the service, preparing and maintaining records, demonstrating safe and effective resource utilization and quality management and contributing to the development, review and promotion of occupational therapy services. Acts as a resource for the interdisciplinary health care team, analyses trends, reviews literature, and recommends changes to modify/change current clinical practices. Contributes to the development, review and promotion of occupational therapy services.
Education & Experience
Knowledge & Abilities
The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***