|Job Title:||Occupational Therapist 2, Assertive Community Treatment|
|Work Site:||Vancouver Mental Health Services|
|Status:||Temporary Full Time - Indefinite (1.00 FTE)|
|Start Date:||As soon as possible|
|Salary:||$33.77 - $42.13 per hour|
|Hours:||08:00 - 16:00|
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 client and family centred care model and the vision and values of the organization, the Occupational Therapist, Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Team, participates as a member of a multidisciplinary health care team. This position acts without general supervision and provides occupational therapy services to clients who are seriously affected by substance use and mental health problems to enable clients to achieve and maintain optimal health outcomes. Travels to various work locations, performs assessments on client’s occupational performance utilizing an evidence-based approach, plans and implements outcome oriented services, evaluates the effectiveness of the services, acts as a clinical resource for the team, prepares and maintains records, participates in interdisciplinary research, demonstrates safe and effective resource utilization and quality management, and contributes to the development, review and promotion of occupational therapy services. As required, contributes to the organization and delivery of occupational therapy services, and participates in departmental/program quality improvement initiatives, meetings, research and education.
Education & Experience
Knowledge, Skills & 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 staffpostings.vch.ca 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.***
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