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Occupational Therapist Mental Health & Long Term Care (1.00 FTE) | AgeCare SkyPointe NE Calgary, AB

AgeCare SkyPointe –  Long Term Care (LTC) Mental Health Specialty Program

This program will provide Long Term Care (LTC) services for clients 18 years age and older with a primary diagnosis of a mental health disorder.   An interdisciplinary team will provide creative and individualized care and behavior and symptom management.

Please note this position will alternate days between our Mental Health Specialty Program and Long Term Care.

Top talent, high standards

With 2,400+ employees across Canada, our team includes some of the best in the industry. You'll have the opportunity to apply your full education and experience and rise to your full potential.

A difference you can measure

We’re about improving the lives of those around us and making a difference, every day. You’ll build lasting relationships with team members and residents, learn their unique stories, and many will even feel like family.

Appreciation through and through

We don’t just employ our people — we celebrate them, we support them, and we recognize them for their amazing commitment to providing quality care and service. Your wow moments won’t go unnoticed.

About this full time position:

What you’ll do:

  • Ensure each resident is assessed to determine their occupational therapy needs and abilities and create an action plan that allows the residents to fully enjoy life
  • Engage and inspire a team of Therapy Aides in being their best in their interaction with residents and other team members
  • Participate in interdisciplinary team conferences and communicate progress with family members

What you’ll need:

  • Completion of an Occupational Therapy program from a Canadian accredited post secondary institution
  • Active registration with the Alberta College of Occupational Therapists
  • Experience in mental health is required
  • Proven experience preparing assessments and MDS
  • Experience in non-violent crisis intervention and behavioral management, would be an asset

Perks & Benefits

  • Job variety, no two days will be the same
  • Amazing residents with rich life stories
  • Competitive salary and benefits

Send us your cover letter and resume and don’t forget to tell us about yourself. We want to get to know you — what you’re passionate about, who inspires you and why you’d be an awesome fit for AgeCare?

NOTE: In an effort to further protect our vulnerable residents as well as other employees and volunteers, AgeCare requires all new employees to produce a clear Vulnerable Record Search prior to starting work. This search can be obtained through your local police service.

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