Specialty Occupational Therapist

Role and Facility Information

Island Health is seeking a temporary full-time Community Occupational Therapist. This positions has an approximate end date of October 4, 2021.

This position provides community based Occupational Therapy services to referred clients, provides consultation for caregivers and educates clients, caregivers, staff and the community on rehabilitation interventions.

Current practicing registration with the College of Occupational Therapists of British Columbia (COTBC).
Graduation from a recognized university program in Occupational Therapy.
Eligible for membership with the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT).
Minimum of two years post graduate experience in Occupational Therapy or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Community experience preferred.

About Island Health
With more than 24,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 3,000 volunteers, Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island, providing a comprehensive range of progressive health services to the 765,000 residents of Vancouver Island and adjacent coastal communities.

Some positions are eligible for our exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus paid time off after your first year of employment.

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Tofino is a thriving tourist destination, popular with surfers. Located near the entrance to Clayoquot Sound, recently designated as B.C’s first United Nations Biosphere Reserve, the Tofino area boasts miles of sandy beaches, stands of old-growth cedar, migrating grey whales, hot springs and sea lions. Tofino’s harbour bustles with local fishermen and is the launch point for numerous sea kayaking and whale watching tours.

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