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Occupational Therapist

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : Help the Aged Canada
Acronyme : HTAC
Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : HTAC'S MANDATE is to promote the health, well-being and social inclusion of the vulnerable elderly and other older adults. We partner with national and international organizations to support, facilitate and encourage effective and sustainable community programs and services that help the elderly to meet their basic needs, improve their quality of life and increase their capacity to contribute to their community.
Adresse : 1300 Carling Avenue, Unit 205
Ottawa, Ontario,
K1Z 7L2
FAX: (613) 232-7625
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : Marjorie Milloy
Courriel : marjoriemilloy@helptheaged.ca
Pays : Jamaïque
Ville : Kingston
Secteur : Infrastructure et services sociaux divers
Description du stage : To assist residents continue their ability to perform ADLs and to conduct assessments, training and classes to improve all aspects of life at the Francis Ham Home, Johnestown and Allman Town day centres and the day program at the welfare office of the Salvation Army.

In Canada
-Attend Help the Aged (Canada) training and Department of Foreign Affairs, Centre for Intercultural Learning, workshop.
-In consultation with Project Manager, develop a job search strategy.
-Complete IYIP and HTAC documentation, register with ROCA (DFAIT).
-Complete required inoculations, visa and/or work permit, travel and travel insurance arrangements.
-Establish contact with overseas host organization.
-Attend HTAC and CIL debriefing sessions.
-Prepare a final report on activities, outputs and challenges, make recommendations for future programs.
-Promote the IYIP and intern's involvement.

Overseas
-Assess residents' levels of competence and independence while developing and implementing appropriate activity programs.
-Assess the residence and provide a written report on the accessibility for seniors with recommendations for improvement.
-Develop network of volunteers to continue the activity programs with the residents after the internship has been completed.
-Complete periodic reports updating management on the effectiveness of programs and progress being made.
-Provide training of staff on areas of need, in consultation with the Territorial Projects & Sponsorship Director.
-Monitor and evaluate the HTAC Adopt-a-Gran program implemented by the Salvation Army, St. vincent de Paul and the St. Patricks Foundation.
-Other duties as assigned by the Territorial Projects & Sponsorship Director.
Organisation d'accueil : The Salvation Army
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : The Salvation Army was founded in London, England in 1865 and has spread to many parts of the world. Its objectives are "the advancement of education, the relief of poverty, and other charitable objects beneficial to society or the community of mankind as a whole".