Occupational Therapist

Status: Open

Department: Rehabilitation

Type: Full-Time

Work Site: ,

Location: Edmonton, AB

Occupational Therapists (OTs)

Closing Date: Open until the suitable candidates are found.

Being part of Shepherd’s Care Foundation means having an opportunity to belong, grow, and succeed. Our employees work in engaged teams which are present in the lives of our residents where our employees make a difference.

The Opportunity

Our Rehabilitation Team is looking for OTs interested in positions that range from 0.4 to 1.0 FTE at Eden House, Millwoods Campus, and/or Kensington Village Campus. 

With these hours being available, if you act fast, there is an opportunity for you to negotiate the FTE that works for you and your schedule. Perhaps you are seeking to work up to 38.75 hours weekly or only 2 shifts a week – reach out to us to discuss your preferred FTE if one of these opportunities aligns with your personal and professional goals.

Wages: $38.90 – $51.80

Reporting to the Program Manager (Rehab), the OT leads in the planning, development, implementation, and evaluation of occupational therapy interventions for long-term care residents. As an OT, you will ensure compliance with continuing care health service standards, accommodation standards, employment and safety-related statutes, legislation, codes and regulations, and organizational policies.

You have a recognized degree in occupational therapy, active registration with the Alberta College of Occupational Therapists (ACOT), and a valid driver’s license. A minimum of two (2) years’ experience in geriatrics and continuing care and AADL Authorizer status are preferred.

You have excellent interpersonal and leadership skills and can work effectively as part of an interdisciplinary team to advocate and promote well-being for residents. Time management skills are essential as is flexibility to accommodate resident needs.

How to Apply

Click the Apply Now button below or apply directly to HR@shepherdscare.org. We thank all applicants; only those under consideration will be contacted.

Who We Are

Shepherd’s Care Foundation is a mission driven, faith-based, not-for-profit organization providing quality care and accommodations to more than 900 seniors throughout Edmonton and in Barrhead. Our seven campuses provide living options for residents with a full spectrum of care needs, including independent living, supportive living, supportive living with dementia, long-term care, and complex care.

What We Offer

Shepherd’s Care Foundation offers competitive total rewards, a strong focus on employee safety and wellness, and a commitment to progressive work teams, personal development, and collaboration. We also offer respectful and culturally inclusive workplaces that align with our employee-developed Behaviour Standards, and pride ourselves on open and connected work environments.

Note that the successful applicant must provide a Vulnerable Sector Check (satisfactory to the employer).

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