Kootenay Family Place is looking for a full-time occupational therapist to join our Early Intervention team. The successful candidate will provide consultation, assessment, program planning, parent coaching and intervention in a variety of settings (i.e. clients’ homes, daycares/preschools, and at Kootenay Family Place) to families with children from birth to five years old. This role involves working as part of a dynamic multidisciplinary team of professionals, dedicated to proving the highest standard of family-centered care.
This is a sole-charge position, so the successful candidate must be autonomous and self-directed, and have excellent organizational and time management skills. Strong oral and written communication skills are necessary.
Travel within the Castlegar, Trail, Fruitvale and Rossland areas is required.
Why join our team?
Kootenay Family Place values work-life balance. A career with us means that you’ll have flexibility in daily work hours and in vacation time/unpaid leave. You will be joining of a team of professionals who love their jobs – and the lifestyle they allow for – making for a positive and supportive working environment.
About the area:
Castlegar is nestled neatly between the Selkirk and Monashee Mountain ranges and overlooks the Columbia River. From fishing, swimming and boating to hiking, biking, and skiing this area has some of the best outdoor recreation in BC! Nearby you will find two ski hills (Whitewater and Red Mountain) and Nelson with its excellent dining, shopping, and cultural events. Travel is easy with Castlegar having its own airport. If you are interested in the area check out: http://www.destinationcastlegar.com/, https://www.nelsonkootenaylake.com/, http://tourismrossland.com/