The Occupational Therapist (OT) provides comprehensive diagnostic services and intervention and referral services to clients so to aid in their recovery or maintain a maximum level of functioning and independence. Occupational Therapy services are provided in accordance with legislation, standards, guidelines, ethics of the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT), Provincial OT licensing, Canadian Council Health Services Accreditation (CCHSA.), the physician orders and the policies of the Hay River Health & Social Services Authority
This level of knowledge is normally acquired through a Master’s of Science degree in Occupational Therapy. Broad base of clinical experience and theoretical knowledge in Occupational Therapy is preferred. Valid Class 5 driver’s license is required.
Salary: Range 16, $44.75 to $53.44 per hour
Status: Permanent Full Time
Closing Date: Open until suitable candidate found
File Number: 096-17
In addition to an attractive salary and benefits program, we offer a Northern Allowance of $3.08 per hour up to a maximum of $5,999 per year, prorated on hours worked. All job offers are subject to references, a satisfactory Criminal Records Check. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Interested applicants may apply quoting competition number to:
Hay River Health & Social Services Authority
37911 Mackenzie Highway, Hay River, NT XOE OR6
Phone: (867) 874-8341 Fax: (867) 874-8345
If you would like this information in another official language, contact us at (867) 874-8111
Si vous voulez ces informations dans une autre langue officielle, contactez-nous à (867) 874-8111
The Hay River Health and Social Services Authority provides the South Slave area of the Northwest Territories with quality healthcare. Our catchment area includes the community of Hay River, which has a population of approximately 3,800 residents. In addition to Hay River, the area also includes six outlying communities with a catchment area in excess of 6,000 people. The Hay River Health and Social Services Authority employs approximately 185 staff members. We offer a variety of challenging careers within the healthcare industry, and provide numerous opportunities for advancement. Our Authority is dedicated to excellence in all areas of healthcare. We believe in hiring exceptional candidates as their level of education and dedication to their field is reflected in the quality of care our communities receive. The Hay River Health and Social Services Authority offers a full range of services that include a 29 bed accredited Hospital; a 15 bed long term care facility; a supportive living program consisting of three residential homes and a day program building; a medical clinic (including Specialists) and a variety of social, mental health, community and home care services. Each area of service acts as a complementary component of the holistic care that is provided by the Authority.