Occupational Therapist

THRIVE

Occupational Therapist (Permanent Full-time)

THRIVE Child Development Centre/Centre de développement de l’enfant is an incorporated, non-profit Children’s Treatment Centre employing 80 staff made up of occupational therapists, physiotherapists, speech-language pathologists, social workers, therapy assistants, early childhood educators, applied behaviour analysis therapists and support staff. We provide inter-disciplinary pediatric rehabilitation, respite care, an on-site child care program and resource support to community child care centres in Sault Ste. Marie and throughout the District of Algoma. Our philosophy of service delivery upholds family involvement and enablement as an integral part of effective intervention. Our services support the long-term outcomes of community participation and quality of life.

If you are seeking a dynamic and challenging role in supporting the development of children and youth with a variety of physical, developmental and communicative challenges, THRIVE has a position for you. Using a family-centred, strengths-based approach, you will join our experienced and dedicated professional staff to provide a range of assessment, intervention and community-based services.

We currently require an Occupational Therapist. This position supports children & youth in Sault Ste. Marie and surrounding areas throughout the District of Algoma. As the successful candidate, you will have a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy, will be eligible for membership in the College of Occupational Therapy of Ontario and will have a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle. The preferred option is for this position to be based in is the Sault Ste. Marie office, with travel to the district, but alternative options will be considered.

Benefits include a competitive salary, contribution to a leading industry pension plan, and an excellent group benefit package. Eligibility for a moving allowance will be considered.

If you are interested in building a brighter future for children and strengthening families, submit your resume by June 25, 2021 to:

Professional Services Director
THRIVE Child Development Centre
74 Johnson Avenue
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6C 2V5
E-mail: recruiting@kidsthrive.ca
Please reference “OT ad” in your email subject line.

All applications are appreciated; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. THRIVE Child Development Centre is an equal opportunity employer.


Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.