Occupational Therapist - Mackenzie Health
SE Health
Richmond Hill, ON
POSITION SUMMARY:
We are currently seeking an casual Saturday Occupational Therapist ( OT) to work at Mackenzie Health in inpatient area of Ortho Surgery. Occupational Therapists will provide patient management through all stages of assessment, treatment, consultation and follow-up services to patients. The successful candidate will be familiar working in a team environment and in delegating treatment to appropriately qualified therapy assistants.

As the successful candidate, you are a graduate of an accredited program in Occupational Therapy and are a member in good standing of the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario. You demonstrate excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, both written and verbal, along with a high level of initiative and adaptability to rapidly changing demands.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conducting assessments

Formulating goals and recommendations

Planning and implementing patient centered, goal-directed treatment programs through the use of Therapy Assistants

REQUIREMENTS:
A graduate of an accredited program in Occupational Therapy ( OT)and are a member in good standing of the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario

Recent experience in managing patients in acute/rehab or community based rehabilitation programs is required

Reliable, flexible, creative, self-directed professional, able to work effectively and collaboratively with rehab assistants as well as with a high performance interdisciplinary rehabilitation team

Sound knowledge of community resources is an asset

Effective interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.

A positive work and attendance record is essential.

Ability to adapt to new computer applications .

This is a casual position working alternate Saturdays from 8-4

Current VSC and updated immunization record

About Us:
SE Health (Saint Elizabeth Health Care) is a social enterprise applying our knowledge, vision and drive to forever impact how people live and age at home, today and into the future. As a not-for-profit organization with Canadian roots and 110 years of expertise, we bring quality excellence and innovation to home care, seniors lifestyle and family caregiving. Through our team of 9,000 Leaders of Impact, we deliver 20,000 care exchanges daily, totaling 50 million in the last decade alone. In 2019 We were honoured to be recognized by Forbes as one of Canada's Best Employers.

Saint Elizabeth is committed to the success of all its employees. If you feel you need accommodations because of illness or disability, please do not hesitate to contact Human Resources at hresources@saintelizabeth.com at your earliest convenience.