|Job Title:||Occupational Therapist 1 - Mental Health & Substance Use|
|Work Site:||Mental Health Rehabilitation Housing-Consumer Initiative, Richmond Mental Health Services - Richmond, BC|
|Status:||Regular Full Time|
|Start Date:||As soon as possible|
|Salary:||$35.98 - $44.79 per hour|
Days Off: Saturday, Sunday, and statutory holidays
Come work as an Occupational Therapist with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!
A brand new dynamic and exciting position!
Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for an Occupational Therapist (OT) to join the team at Richmond Mental Health Services. This is a new team, supporting clients with mild to moderate brain injuries due to substance use. The OT will complete cognitive assessments and treatment as outpatient visits or see the clients in their own environment. The OT may also lead groups. This position is in Richmond and will involve both outpatient rehab and outreach in the community. The team will consist of an Occupational Therapist 3, Occupational Therapist, Rehabilitation Assistant, Social Worker, Psychologist, and Psychiatrist. Apply today to join our team!
As an Occupational Therapist with VCH you will:
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.
As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Officer Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Vancouver Coastal Health must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.
WHY JOIN VANCOUVER COASTAL HEALTH?
VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents. At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.
Diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our goals of creating a great place to work and delivering exceptional care. We acknowledge and accommodate unique differences and ensure special measures are in place so that all prospective and current employees are given an opportunity to succeed.
We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.
Vancouver Coastal Health is proud to be recognized as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers in 2022.
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.***
Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.