Transportation/Rehabilitation Assistant

REQ: 
PHC19-117155
Work Area: 
All PHC sites as operationally required;
Base Site: 
Brock Fahrni
City: 
Vancouver
Status: 
Temporary Full Time
End Date: 
Aug 31, 2019 or return of incumbent
FTE: 
1.00
Wage: 
$25.98-25.98
Job Category: 
Patient Care Support
Support Services
Therapy & Rehab Services
Category: 
Acute Care Hospital
Community
Residential Care Facilities
Hours: 
variable dependent on block being covered; may be 730 - 1530, 800 - 1600, 830 - 1630, 900 - 1700, 1100 - 1900, 1200 - 2000

Summary

Reporting to the Operations Leader and receiving work direction from an Occupational Therapist and/or Physiotherapist transports residents/patients to and from therapeutic outings by operating a passenger vehicle, also, 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.

Education

Grade 12, completion of a Rehabilitation Assistant Program, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Valid class 4 motor vehicle licence.