Homewood Health is Canada's leader in mental health and addiction services and we offer the most comprehensive and integrated continuum of services available in Canada.
We are redefining mental health and addiction services to help Canadians live healthier, more productive and more fulfilling lives.
With over 130 years of experience, Homewood Health Centre is one of Canada's largest and leading facilities for medically focused, physician-
led treatment of mental health and addiction disorders.
We are hiring an Occupational Therapist for our Mental Health and Addiction Emergency Follow Up Services (MHAEFUS) team, which functions under the umbrella of our Emergency Mental Health and Addiction Services (EMHAS).
As an employee with the Homewood Health Centre, you will be based and working out of the Guelph General Hospital (GGH), providing immediate treatment to individuals with mental health and / or addiction related issues that have recently accessed the Emergency Department seeking support.
The Occupational Therapist works as a part of an interdisciplinary team, including Addiction Counselling, Social Work, Nursing, ED Physicians and Psychiatry.
Service delivery may be provided to patient’s within the Emergency Department, the Short Stay Assessment Unit (4 bed unit), on medical floors (supporting the Consult Liaison team) or patient’s requiring access to immediate care following a discharge home.
The overarching goal of the Occupational Therapist is to support the mandate of MHAEFUS which is to :
You’re a great fit, if you thrive in a fast-paced environment, are passionate about innovation, foster collaboration, and are committed to service excellence.
Hours of Work : Permanent Part Time, involves 12 hour work days (9am to 9pm) Saturday and Sunday every third weekend (part of a six week rotation)
What you'll be doing
What we're looking for
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Why work for us
We are driven by our values and are passionate about improving lives. We offer a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package and professional development opportunities.
Our remarkable organizational culture also makes for an exceptional workplace environment. Join us and work along-side highly motivated people who are collaborative and focused on delivering seamless services and programs to our clients and customers.
In accordance with the various provincial legislations that we operate under, Homewood Health is committed to working in collaboration with any team member who may require workplace accommodation in order to successfully perform any or all aspects of their role.
Join Homewood Health and be part of an exceptional team that is helping Canadians live healthier, more productive and fulfilling lives.
We thank all applicants for their interest : however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.