|Title||Program Facilitator- Occupational Therapist (12 Month Contract)|
Bellwoods is a charitable, not-for-profit organization that delivers needs based support services to clients transitioning to or residing in the community. Bellwoods provides independent living education programs for individuals with physical disabilities through our Mobile Independent Living Education (MILE) program. MILE focuses on home and community skills development to maximize safety and independent living through the provision of education and support for identified, time limited objectives.
This is an exciting opportunity for an occupational therapist professional who enjoys working in a fast paced, team oriented environment focused on creative problem solving. Based out of our Dundas Street supportive housing site and reporting directly to the Director, Transitional Programs, the Program Facilitator-OT is responsible for the assessment of Bellwoods applicants/clients, and utilizes his/her specialized skills to work with clients and their families/support networks to facilitate their progress towards identified objectives. Program Facilitator-OT will assume an integral role within the team which assists individuals move from hospital/long term care to community based destinations. In this role, the Program Facilitator – OT will also work with a variety of community based clients towards positive health outcomes enabling their continued independence. He/she will also provide direct and indirect support to staff as they implement service directives for best practices. This position involves:
This positions offers a rewarding challenge for a qualified, highly motivated individual to more fully develop and broaden their skills and scope of responsibilities within a leading healthcare sector organization whose vision is a “future where barriers do not exist”.
Bellwoods is committed to inclusive and accessible recruitment practices for applicants with accessibility needs in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act (AODA). Reasonable accommodations are available on request for candidates with disabilities taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
No phone calls please, applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.