Occupational / Physiotherapy Assistant (3029)
in Bathurst, NB

Bathurst, NB
$24.39 - $26.18 / hour
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Competition Number: 6-19124 EXT

NOTE: Applicants must attach a resume to their application.


ZONE: Zone 6 - Acadie-Bathurst

FACILITY: Chaleur Regional Hospital

DEPARTMENT: Occupational Therapy

CLASSIFICATION: Occupational / Physiotherapy Assistant (3029)

STATUS: Temporary part-time (approximately 9 months)

FTE: 0.6

ANTICIPATED START DATE: As soon as possible


8-hour shifts - Day
Work schedule subject to change to meet operational needs.


The primary duties of this position are in the area of Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy, however, responsibilities may vary based on the needs of the department.


  • High school graduation plus an additional rehabilitation program/course of over one year and up to two years or equivalent;
  • Experience in basic sewing, woodworking, and in the area of crafts;
  • Experience in splinting, fabrications of technical aids and adjustments to wheelchairs;
  • Knowledge of Word and Internet programs;
  • Ability to manage stressful situations and to set priorities;
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member;
  • Physical ability to perform assigned duties;
  • Good previous work history (performance and attendance);
  • Adherence to professional ethics principles, to the Network management philosophy and organizational values;
  • Compliance with the rules of confidentiality established by the Vitalité Health Network.

Written and spoken competence in English and French is required.

  • The above requirements may be verified through oral, written or practical tests during the selection process.
  • Should there be no fully qualified applicants, this position will not necessarily be reposted. If you wish to be considered for this position and meet most of the requirements, you are encouraged to apply at this time.
  • The employer reserves the right to shorten or extend temporary assignments for operational reasons.
  • We thank all applicants. However, only those selected will be contacted.
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About Vitalité Health Network

Vitalité Health Network is a regional health authority delivering and managing health care services within a territory covering northern and part of southeastern New Brunswick.

The Network is the only Francophone-managed organization of its kind in the country and has nearly 50 points of service. It provides the public with health care services in the official language of people's choice through its community and home-based programs, hospitals, Public Health offices, community mental health centres, and addiction services.

The Network has over 7,100 employees, over 570 physicians (including 269 specialists), and over 1,000 volunteers.

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