Interior Health is proud to deliver high-quality health-care services to residents and visitors of the Southern Interior of British Columbia. We strive to set new standards of excellence in the delivery of health services and our mission is to promote healthy lifestyles and provide needed public health services in a timely, caring and efficient manner, to the highest professional and quality standards.
We are looking for Occupational Therapists to join us in Kamloops, BC!
Patient centred with purpose to achieve positive patient-client outcomes
A strong communicator
Effective team member and eager to be part of a cohesive team
A clinical problem solver utilizing an evidenced-based approach
Supportive and value our employees
Continually striving for excellence in healthcare
Focused on building relationships
Staying leading edge with continual innovation
Committed to work-life balance
If we are a MATCH, we would love to hear from you!
Our uniqueness is in who we are and where we are. Kamloops offers an active urban lifestyle and boasts to be BC’s friendliest City and Canada’s Tournament Capital! Blending energizing recreational opportunities with a culture of warm, welcoming people, Kamloops is an amazing place for any resident to let loose and just play. The area features a semi-arid climate that sustains rolling hills of grasslands, sagebrush, ponderosa pine, and prickly pear cactus, marking a noticeable divergence from the rugged mountains of the Rocky Mountains and humid rainforest of the Pacific coast.
We have Occupational Therapy OPPORTUNITIES available as follows:
Kamloops North Shore Primary Care – Permanent full time with focus on Geriatric Wellness. Conducting short term assessments and treatment as part of a multidisciplinary team with focus on making functional improvements to prevent long term decline. Primary care principles apply.
Thompson Park Mall – Relief Part Time (0.90 FTE) with focus on Home Health. One year’s worth of temporary coverage beginning April 1, 2017.
Overlander Extended Care – Relief Part Time (08.0 FTE) with focus on Residential Care. One year’s work of temporary coverage beginning May 1, 2017. Role includes Equipment assessment, dysphagia & wound management and Transfer assessment. Multidisciplinary team of Physical Therapist, Rehab Assistants, Registered Dietitian, Social Work, Nursing staff, and Recreation Therapy staff.
Ponderosa Lodge – Relief Full Time with focus on Home Health. One year’s work of temporary coverage beginning May 1, 2017. Duties consist of Equipment assessment, dysphagia management ADL/IADL assessments, and Cog screening. Multidisciplinary team of Physical Therapist, Rehab Assistants, Registered Dietitian, Social Work, Nursing staff, and Recreation Therapy staff.
You can expect:
Generous Employer Paid Vacation
Comprehensive Benefits Package employer paid
Municipal Pension Plan
Continuing Education programs
Apply today with your resume and a cover letter telling us what opportunities above are the most appealing to you and what is motivating you to apply! To apply online, visit Jobs.InteriorHealth.ca
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