Occupational Therapist (Pediatrics)

EMPLOYER: On the Ball Pediatric Physio and OT

JOB DESCRIPTION:


Looking for a motivated, highly-organized occupational therapist with excellent communication skills and experience in pediatrics. Our clinic is located in Kanata, Ontario. We offer OT to children from birth to 18 years of age with diagnoses of Anxiety, Autism, ADHD, developmental delays, learning challeges, history of developmental trauma, etc. Therapy is delivered in a modern clinic with access to state-of-the-art sensory-motor gyms. Mentoring by an OT with 20 years experience is provided. Referrals primarily from physicians, psychologists, psychotherapists, speech-language pathologists, teachers, and families.

 

Applicants should have: 

 

  • 2-3 years of pediatric related experience or extensive history of working with children with special needs and mental health conditions
  • Must be registered with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario and have professional liability insurance through OSOT or CAOT.
  • Bilingualism is an asset, however not mandatory.

 

Course work in the following areas is highly desired:

 

  • Sensory Integration
  • Mental Health
  • Feeding
  • Reflex Integration
  • Floortime
  • Trauma
  • Visual-Motor

 

Start Date: January 2020

www.ontheball.ca

 

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Permanent

Experience:

  • pediatric: 2 years (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Ontario (Required)

 


START DATE: 01/06/2020


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