I’m For Kids Team is a Community-Based Early Intervention Program for children 2 ½ to 6 years with an inclusive, play-based approach to developmentally appropriate programming. Each child/ family becomes part of a Multi-Disciplinary Instructional Team consisting SLP, OT, PT, Psychologist, Educational Behaviour Specialist (EBS), Program Support Assistant (PSA) and Education Coordinator (EC).

Our program offers a variety of programming options including individualized and small group programming, as well as opportunities for coaching parents and team collaboration. All Occupational Therapists work collaboratively in planning and delivering programming.

Responsibilities Include:

Working with a supportive, progressive multi-disciplinary team

Assessment and programming for preschool-aged children with a variety of needs

Participation in the development of Individualized Program Plans (IPPs)

Work collaboratively in community preschools and small groups settings with all team members including families, Preschool teachers, and Program Support Assistants (PSAs)

Assist families in designing as appropriate educational program and sharing goals and progress throughout the year

Contributing to ongoing Program Support Assistant training

We Offer:

Competitive salary (comparable to AHS and CBE)

Benefits package included

Paid vacation

Laptop and supplies/materials provided

The ideal candidate will be:

Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills

Able to work independently AND as part of a multidisciplinary team

Excellent time management skills

Experience working with preschool-aged children is an asset

Ability to meet the physical demands of the children and learning environment

Qualifications

- Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy or equivalent

- Registration with ACOT (Alberta College of Occupational Therapists) and proof of professional insurance

- Preference of 2 years’ experience as an OT working with pediatric population

- Have a valid driver's license, reliable vehicle, and willingness to travel

- Current Police Information Check (Vulnerable sector, must be within the last 6 months)

(...)
JOB INFORMATION
Job Category:
Management & Professionals
Employer:
I'm For Kids Team Ltd
Posting Date:
9/1/2021 7:49:23 AM
Location:
Calgary, Alberta
SEE MORE JOBS