Part-Time Clinical Occupational Therapist

College Barrie Georgian College
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Position Title Part-time Clinical Occupational Therapist Competition # 380-18 Department Health Wellness and Sciences Campus Barrie Classification Academic Status Part-time Effective Date January 2019 – April 2019 Position Overview Reporting to the Associate Dean, the incumbent delivers courses in the Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) and / or Physiotherapy Assistant (PTA) Program specifically focused on Occupational Therapy Assistant content. Please note, clinical evaluations of students are conducted offsite at various long-term care facilities.

Specific duties include, but are not limited to: Duties and Responsibilities
  • Delivering courses in the Occupational Therapist Assistant (OTA) and Physiotherapist Assistant (PTA) programs, specifically Occupational Therapy Assistant content
  • Delivering appropriate curriculum to meet course objectives
  • Incorporating a variety of teaching / learning strategies to meet student needs
  • Evaluating and reporting student progress / achievement
  • Completing appropriate documentation as per program requirements
  • Participating in program and college activities as required
  • Participating in program revision and renewal activities as required
  • Creating and maintaining a positive learning environment
Qualifications
  • Registered Occupational Therapist
  • Current registration, and in good standing, with the Regulatory College of Occupational Therapists
  • Recent experience in a health setting
  • Teaching and Training Adults certification and / or experience in a teaching or training capacity
  • Computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proven ability to work in a team environment and to foster the same in their students 
  • Demonstrated communication, interpersonal and conflict resolution skills
  • A commitment to life-long learning
  • Understanding of web delivery software (i.e. Blackboard) and student information systems (i.e. Banner) is an asset
  • Experience teaching students in a clinical setting would be an asset
  • Experience in some of the following would be considered an asset: curriculum development, alternative delivery strategies, adult learning methodologies, academic advising, and student success strategies
  • Access to private reliable transportation to visit clinic settings and evaluate student progress
 
The successful candidate will be required to submit proof of Professional Liability Insurance.
Posting Date 11/13/2018 Additional Information
This position is open until filled.
 
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