Rehabilitation Assistant

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  • Post Date: March 29, 2024
Job Description

POSTING #: S-2223-1182H
POSITION #: 0683

REHABILITATION ASSISTANT (3462)

PERMANENT FULL-TIME

DEPARTMENT: MSDC- Operations (642153)
WORK LOCATION: Nemaska
UNION: CSN
STATUS: 1 – Permanent Full-Time 
HOURLY SALARY: Min. (1) $22.54 – Max. (7) $26.00

SUMMARY OF THE POSITION

Person who, in collaboration with the local medical team and/or professional staff, helps develop various rehabilitation programs involving therapeutic activities and sees to implementing them. She/he organizes and conducts individual or group activities, helps monitor users’ behavior and attitudes and writes up the necessary observation reports and statistics.

SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS

  • She/he provides direct service under the supervision of the rehabilitation professionals and/or Activity Team Leader and participates in the elaboration of training activities collaboratively with the Allied Health team. Adapts intervention environment, tools, materials and activities according to the needs of participants;
  • Leads group activities aimed at improving the physical condition of the participants according to predetermined procedures;
  • Assists the participant when he is doing the prescribed activities;
  • Assists the rehabilitation professionals when providing direct service to the participants;
  • Contributes to the participants’ evaluation by sharing observations; refers the participant in need of other services to the Social Worker;
  • Assists participants with hygiene care, if necessary, assists participants in and out of the building when needed, ensures the proper use of various equipment and reports any defects, ensures cleanliness of intervention areas, equipment and supplies;
  • Carries out other job-related duties upon request by collaborators and immediate supervisor

REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION:

  • High School Diploma.

OR

  • Proven experience in occupational therapy or other comparable techniques.

KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES

  • Strong interest in providing health care to people with special needs, either at home, MSDC and at CMC;
  • Willingness to be involved in conducting training activities and collaborate with professionals and para-professionals;
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to function within a team environment;
  • Ability to take direction from several people and maintain effective work flow systems;
  • Good knowledge of Eeyou traditions and values.

LANGUAGE

  • Fluent in English and Cree;
  • Fluency in French is an asset;

OTHER

  • Physical capability to push, pull and lift;
  • Willing to travel: available to travel during the training period and as required by the position.

POSTING START/END DATE: 2024-03-28/2024-04-11
POSITIONS AVAILABLE: 1
HOUSING PROVIDED: No
SHIFT TYPE: Day/Evening Rotation
HOURS PER DAY/WEEK: 7/35

HOW TO APPLY
To apply, please go to our website https://creehealth.org/home -> Careers -> Job Opportunities

Cree Board of Health & Social Services James Bay
Tel 514-861-5955 Fax 514-989-7495
Need assistance or have questions? Email us jobs.reg18@ssss.gouv.qc.ca

WE THANK ALL CANDIDATES WHO APPLY, HOWEVER ONLY THOSE SELECTED FOR AN INTERVIEW WILL BE CONTACTED

NOTES
In accordance with various Sections of the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement (JBNQA), the organization has the objective of staffing all of its positions with qualified and competent beneficiaries of the JBNQA.-