OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST, Medical Oncology and Radiation Therapy

Company

PRINCESS MARGARET CANCER CENTRE

Duties

As an integral member of the Allied Health Department, the Occupational Therapist will: provide quality occupational therapy services to patients at Toronto General Hospital within the framework of patient centred care; communicate effectively with members of the interprofessional team; provide education to patients, their families, occupational therapy students and interdisciplinary team members; and participate in interdisciplinary rounds, meetings, committees and quality initiatives in the Department and relevant Programs/Services; and assist with coverage of other service areas where required. The candidate will perform all other duties as required.

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

Completion of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Occupational Therapy (B.Sc. (OT)) or equivalent required
Current registration with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario required
Member of Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT) and/or Ontario Society of Occupational Therapists (OSOT) is preferred
1-2 years experience in an acute care hospital and experience working with oncology patients preferred
Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) certification
Experience with psychosocial and physical health and related assessment and intervention skills addressing occupational performance
Experience with splinting, neurological dysfunction, as well as seating and positioning is preferred
Excellent interpersonal, time management and organizational skills
Demonstrates strong and effective written, oral, and nonverbal communication skills
Must be able to perform the physical demands of the job

Type of Job

Permanent Part Time

Hours

22.5/hrs per week, Monday to Friday

Salary

$36.01 - $45.02 per hour

Comments

For current UHN employees, only those who have successfully completed their probationary period, have a good employee record along with satisfactory attendance in accordance with UHN's attendance management program, and possess all the required experience and qualifications should apply.

UHN thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Contact

Job Posting Link

PRINCESS MARGARET CANCER CENTREwebsite

Display Date

2021-07-13

Expiry Date

Until Filled