The Inpatient OT at EKRH provides care to a varied caseload including clients who are seen in Emergency, ICU, psychiatry, medical and surgical wards. Occasionally in Outpatient for splinting and hand therapy. This position provides an exciting opportunity for anyone who likes variety in their work, who likes to work with a dynamic and complete rehabilitation team, and have the ability to work with an excellent group of nursing and medical staff.
EKRH, located in Cranbrook, BC, is a 77 bed regional referral centre, serving a catchment area of approximately 82,000 people in the East Kootenays. There is a great rehabilitation team comprising of rehabilitation assistants and all three rehabilitation professions (SLP, OT, PT). Our team works with a very divergent caseload, so this is stimulating and an opportunity to expand a clinician’s skill base. There is a great team atmosphere with other professionals in the facility (RD, RT, SW, RN, MD etc.)
Days of work | Week One: Tuesdays/Wednesdays; Week Two: Tuesdays/Wednesdays/Thursdays. There is a Tuesdays/Wednesdays/Saturdays week ever so often. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including medical, dental and prescription coverage, group life, extensive extended health plan and pension plan. Relocation Allowance package may be offered with position. Opportunity to work additional shifts in the hospital on a regular basis to complement the permanent, part time hours.
At EKRH you will find an energetic team, who generally love the outdoors. Join our team today and live, work, play on the doorstep of nature’s playground with skiing, mountain biking, hiking, etc.!
• Graduation from a recognized occupational therapy program.
• Current registration with the College of Occupational Therapists of British Columbia (COTBC).
• Eligible for membership in the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists or British Columbia Society of Occupational Therapists.
• Valid BC Driver’s license.
Jobs.InteriorHealth.ca Job Posting 1494321 | Contact our Recruiter: Carrie.Desjarlais@interiorhealth.ca
Employment Posting ID: 83616