Our client - a prestigious & well-known healthcare provider in the ILTC sector, is looking for Senior/Occupational Therapists to join them.
The ideal candidates are responsible for a caseload where he/she helps to improve residents’ function and quality of life. The therapist performs a thorough assessment to determine the appropriate management and treatment approach and providing education for self-management. The clinical services provided are person-centric and evidence-based. The therapist may be involved in quality improvement & research projects, supervision & training of students and care staff.
Basic salary - S$3500 - S$5000 (AWS & PB (approximately 2 months) as well!)
5 days work, office hours (8 am to 5 30 pm)
1) Professional/Clinical duties
-Assess, evaluate, plan and treat residents with a variety of disabilities for optimal care.
-Assist to conduct and present quality improvement/research projects.
-Assist to develop existing or new services.
-Assist the day-to-day operations of the group or section.
-Attend to service breakdowns and assist to perform service recovery.
-Assist to formulate and implement pandemic preparedness plans when necessary.
3) Training & Development
-Review in-service programs and conduct training for therapists, support staff and other health care professionals.
-Assist to identify and develop staff for further training and upgrading.
-Participate in the training of external graduate or post-graduate occupational therapists or other professionals.
4) Performance Management
-Assist to collate statistics to monitor the performance of staff and section.
-Evaluate and appraise junior staff performance on direct report.
-Guide and supervise a group or groups of therapists or support staff.
5) Quality Assurance
-Ensure that staff complies with clinical protocols and service standards.
-Assist to conduct regular quality assurance audit.
6) Human Resource Management
-Manage junior staff disciplinary issues under direct report.
7) Increase the profile of the profession
-Assist in departmental, inter-departmental, division, organization or public events.
-Conduct talks for external parties.
-Contribute towards the increased profile of the department and profession through inter-department interactions.
-Foster open communication between staff for better understanding.
-Liaise with other members of the Health Team, external members of the profession and external vendors.
- Degree or Diploma in Occupational Therapy.
- Full registration with AHPC.
- Min 3 years of relevant experience for a senior position.
- Passion for eldercare.
- PC literate