Transportation/Rehab Assist

REQ: 
PHC21-130133
Work Area: 
PHC - All sites as operationally required; focus on elder care
Base Site: 
Brock Fahrni
City: 
Vancouver
Status: 
Regular Full Time
FTE: 
1.00
Wage: 
$27.02-27.02
Job Category: 
Therapy & Rehab Services
Category: 
Acute Care Hospital
Hours: 
variable; 0730 - 1530, 0800 - 1600; 0830 - 1630; 0900 - 1700; 1100 - 1900; 1200 - 2000
As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Providence Health Care must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.

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.