Position: Occupational Therapist – 5C Rehabilitation
File #: 2020-17119
Status: Temporary Full Time - Up to 10 months (x1)
Dept/Health System: Primary Care, Rehab, Complex Continuing Care & Seniors’ Services - In Patient Occupational Therapy
Hours of Work/Shifts: Monday to Friday
Posted: May 28, 2020
Internal Deadline: June 4, 2020
Trillium Health Partners (THP) is one of the largest community-based acute care facilities in Canada. Comprised of the Credit Valley Hospital, the Mississauga Hospital and the Queensway Health Centre, Trillium Health Partners serves the growing and diverse populations of Mississauga, West Toronto and surrounding communities and is a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto.
Our Mission: A New Kind of Health Care for a Healthier Community
When we set out to build our vision and future, we connected with our community - patients, families, visitors, physicians, staff and volunteers. The foundational goals of our new strategic plan - quality, access and sustainability - anchor everything we do. Our mission for a new kind of health care is built on an inter-connected system of care organized around patients - inside and outside the hospital.
At THP, we are relentless in providing high quality, compassionate care to our communities and take great pride in fostering an inclusive and accessible environment and we are all accountable for contributing to a healthy, safe and respectful environment for healing and promoting excellence in patient care though advancing patient and staff safety. If you are passionate about what you do, motivated to improve the health of the community, committed to excellence, quality and patient safety we would like you to join our Better Together team!
Registered to practise with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
Candidate will have relevant experience in managing acute patients in a variety of programs with a focus on neurological and neurosurgical populations.(all patient populations) Demonstrates the ability to work on a dynamic, interdisciplinary team including families and community partners, using effective communication skills
Demonstrates excellent organizational skills and is able to be self-directed in a fast-paced, flexible working environment
Previous experience and ability to work effectively and collaboratively with Occupational Therapist Assistants , and other interprofessional team members.
A second language is considered an asset
A positive attendance record is essential
As a dependable support in providing Occupational Therapy services, is able to assume new caseloads comfortably and competently
As an active member of an interdisciplinary team is responsible for providing Occupational Therapy assessment and treatment to patients
Provides Occupational Therapy services in keeping with the College guidelines and Essential Competencies, for clients with deficits in areas of occupational performance
Participates in Professional Practice meetings as required
Supervises support personnel, students and volunteers as appropriate
Participates in program planning, continuous quality improvement and evaluation, thereby contributing to the overall vision/mandate of Trillium Health Partners and Occupational Therapy Services
Internal candidates who believe they possess the necessary qualifications and experience for this position and who have been in their current position for at least six (6) months are encouraged to apply.
To pursue this career opportunity, please visit our website: www.trilliumhealthpartners.ca
Trillium Health Partners is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a healthy, safe and respectful environment for healing, based on our values compassion, excellence and courage. To be Better Together, we commit to fostering a respectful workplace culture that promotes a safe and supportive environment for everyone who provides care, supports caregiving, receives care or visits the hospital.
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code Trillium Health Partners will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.
All personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
Trillium Health Partners is identified under the French Language Services Act.
We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.