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Therapy Assistant

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Therapy Assistant
Rehabilitation/Therapy
Temporary Part-Time
Edmonton
Royal Alexandra Hospital
RA-Rehabilitation Serv Ge-EDM
AUPE GSS
0.8
2014-05-14
2014-05-21  Time: 23:59
2014-05-31
2015-01-16

6.2
2
10
As Per Rotation
Days, Evenings, Weekends
Minimum: 22.42 per hour Maximum: 27.15 per hour
The successful candidate will work under the supervision and direction of the Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist, Recreation Therapist, and Speech Language Pathologist. He/She will be responsible for performing client rehabilitation treatment and intervention programs through individual and/or group delivery, lifting/transferring clients, client/staff education, ADL's, communication assistance, assisting in planning, implementing and evaluating the service.

The RAH rehabilitation department strives to provide excellent patient centered care through mentorship, ongoing education and the implementation of evidence base and best practice interventions.
- Two year diploma from a recognized Physiotherapy Assistant, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Speech Therapy Assistant or Recreation Therapy Assistant program is required.
- Experience working in one or more of the following: PT assistant, OT assistant, SLP assistant, Rec. T Assistant is required.
- The successful candidate will demonstrate good communication skills and an ability to work well independently, as well as a part of an acute care interdisciplinary team under flexible demands.
- The successful candidate will demonstrate good administrative and documentation skills, prioritizes and organizes daily work schedules in order to manage client caseload and service delivery responsibilities.
- Level C Heart and Stroke BCLS-HCP required.
- An excellent attendance record, reliability and personal suitability must be demonstrated through your employment references.

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