Occupational Therapist Assistant/Physiotherapist Assistant

  • Company:
    Cambridge Memorial Hospital
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    Mental Health

Overview Join a hospital where everyone makes a difference! Cambridge Memorial Hospital (CMH) is a thriving community hospital that proudly provides acute care services including: Emergency, Surgery, Medicine, Women’s and Children’s Health, Intensive Care, Mental Health, and Inpatient Rehabilitation.Our vision is to provide exceptional healthcare by exceptional people. Our dedicated and skilled staff are passionate about providing outstanding patient-centred care, and an exceptional patient experience to residents of the Waterloo Region and beyond.Come be part of our vision as CMH leads in innovation and compassion! To learn more about CMH, please visit our website at www.cmh.org. Job Description This is a temporary part-time position working as an OTA/PTA on the acute care and rehabilitation floors and involves organizing and performing delegated patient care plans. This position also includes regular weekend coverage involving working throughout acute care as well as the rehabilitation floor where there would be OTA programs as well as PTA programs. The physical demands of the role may include but are not limited to prolonged sitting, standing, walking, bending, lifting, pushing and pulling. This position contributes to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors. Posted hours do not constitute a guarantee that shifts will not be subject to change. Skills and Qualifications:Successful completion of secondary school requiredCandidates must be dual-trained and a graduate from an Occupational Therapy Assistant/ Physiotherapy Assistant program. Previous experience in a Hospital setting is desirable. Keyboarding skills and familiarity with Meditech Modules a definite asset. Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) required.Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular basis is requiredWe thank all those who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful external applicant is required to provide the applicable criminal record check, as requested by Human Resources, in accordance with federal and provincial legislation. Valid criminal record checks are in original format and dated with two months from date of conditional offer from CMH. Cambridge Memorial Hospital is committed to providing and fostering a respectful workplace. All reasonable accommodation will be made to support participation in the recruitment process. Where needed, accommodations for disabilities will be provided, on request, to support participation in all aspects of the recruitment process. Options Apply for this job onlineApplyShareEmail this job to a friendRefer Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later. Share on your newsfeed Application FAQs