Occupational Therapist - Occupational Rehab Hamilton, ON
Please note, this position is required to provide on-site assessments at St. Joseph's Healthcare in Hamilton.
Are you an experienced OT skilled in functional and cognitive assessments? Do you have an interest in occupational rehabilitation and the return to work process? If so, this may be the position for you!
As an OT with Lifemark you will work alongside other health care professionals to rehabilitate individuals who have sustained complex work-related injuries. This is an opportunity to be a member of an exciting, truly interdisciplinary network, supporting the assessment and treatment of individuals with complex injuries in Ontario!
This full-time position includes health & dental benefits , a competitive guaranteed annual salary, and a continuing education allowance.
Key accountabilities include:
Opportunity to work collaboratively with community Neurologists, Psychiatrists and Psychologists
Interdisciplinary assessments and treatment planning for individuals with musculoskeletal, neurological, cognitive and/or psychological conditions
Performance of Functional Capacity Evaluations and Cognitive Abilities Evaluations
Provision of services within an interdisciplinary team environment relating to any of all of physical impairments, mental health and cognitive concerns
Ongoing evaluation of client progress and contribution to team reporting
Attendance and participation in weekly case conferences with the interdisciplinary team
Working cooperatively with clients, treatment team and third party funders to achieve specific objective and measurable goals
Communicating with appropriate referral sources and stakeholders
Job demands analyses (physical and cognitive-behavioural)
Pre-employment assessments, job coaching and return to work planning
Registration and in good standing with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
Minimum 2 years as a Registered Occupational Therapist with relevant industry experience
Keen interest in assessment and management of clients with various physical conditions, mental health challenges and co-morbidities
Experience in assessment and treatment of injured workers; development, implementation and monitoring of return to work programming (occupational rehabilitation)
Hold a valid driver’s license and have access to a reliable vehicle
Why choose Lifemark?
Comprehensive rewards package
Continuous culture of learning
A career that grows with you – we like to promote from within