Rehabilitation Assistant

REQ: 
PHC17-111634
Work Area: 
All PHC sites as operationally required
Base Site: 
St Paul's Hospital
City: 
Vancouver
Status: 
Casual
FTE: 
0.00
Wage: 
$25.98-25.98
Job Category: 
Therapy & Rehab Services
Category: 
Acute Care Hospital
Residential Care Facilities
Hours: 
variable; depending on need

Summary
Reporting to the Operations Leader and receiving work direction from an Occupational Therapist and/or Physiotherapist prepares and carries out therapeutic, recreational and social activities designed to stimulate client’s physical, social and mental needs. Assists the Therapist with equipment maintenance and the fabrication of adaptive devices as appropriate. Coordinates transportation to and from rehabilitation/recreation sessions.

Education
Grade 12, completion of a Rehabilitation Assistant Program, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.