The Therapy Assistant is responsible for assisting in the delivery of therapeutic rehabilitation programs. The Therapy Assistant participates in assessment related activities as well as the planning and development of client programs which includes leading individual or group treatment and educational interventions.
Classification: Therapy Assistant
Union: COV CUPE 2111
Department: Geriatric Day Pgm Westmount
Primary Location: Westmount Shopping Centre
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 21-FEB-2020
Employee Class: Regular Part Time
Date Available: 02-MAR-2020
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 2
Shifts per cycle: 8
Shift Pattern: Days
Days Off: Other
Minimum Salary: $23.57
Maximum Salary: $28.53
Vehicle Requirement: N/A
A directly related diploma from a recognized post-secondary institution is required.
Additional Required Qualifications:
Experience working in Therapeutic Recreation with a senior population afflicted with Mental Health issues. Familiarity with Connect Care / e-clinician is preferred. Strong written communication skills. Familiarity with community resources.