Occupational Therapist
Carefor Health and Community Services 5 reviews - Ottawa, ON

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Position: One (1) Casual Occupational Therapist
Location: Ottawa

Job Summary:
The Occupational Therapist is responsible for the provision and management of cost effective therapy to individuals and/or families in the community. You will be responsible for assessing the client’s level of functioning as well as their environment, developing and implementing a care plan to address the issues, referral to resources in the community and assisting the client to access funding.

Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Complete thorough and clinically relevant assessments of the client/family and their environment.
  • Develop a care plan with the client and family based on the assessment
  • Document and communicate care plan according to established guidelines and standards
  • Implement strategies or interventions according to the established care plan
  • Evaluate client’s/families responses to care plan for the achievement of realistic client-centered outcomes and revise plan as required
  • Document client care activity concisely and accurately, according to College guidelines and Carefor standards
  • Assist with and complete applications for funding of equipment and renovations.
  • Refer clients to appropriate community resources and programs as well other disciplines as necessary
  • Promote client-directed care, self care and independence

Qualifications include:

  • Registration with the College of Occupational Therapy of Ontario
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills and able to work independently
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong skills in critical thinking, decision making and analysis
  • The ability to work collaboratively as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license, (G2 level).
  • Use of a reliable vehicle that is insured for business use
  • 3-5 years Clinical practice experience preferred
  • ADP Certification preferred
  • Experience in community health
  • Bilingualism is an asset (French/English)

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