CURRENT POSITIONS
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR ASSISTANT

Early Childhood Educator Assistant required January 7, 2019 by the Jump Start Program at Courtenay Elementary, as part of the Comox Valley Child Development Association.  This is a 3 hour / day; 15 hour / week position through June 27, 2019 (subject to funding).  The successful applicant will have Early Childhood Educator certification and at least five years’ experience in a community family-centred childcare setting.

Wage is per HSA community sector Grid 8a.
Resumes and references to: Lene Trieu, Director of Finance & Administration, lene@cvcda.ca.
Closing date:  December 5, 2018.

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

Occupational Therapist required by The Early Intervention Therapy Program (EIT) at the Comox Valley Child Development Association.  This is a 37.5 hour / week position (maternity leave replacement) to start December 10, 2018 through December 31, 2019, subject to return of incumbent. The successful applicant will provide OT assessments through observation, and formal and informal testing.  Develop goals for the individualized Service Plan (ISP) in cooperation with families.  Provide therapy services on a one-to-one basis, or in small groups, designed to implement the goals identified in the ISP.  Develop plans and strategies for parents to use at home to reinforce therapy services offered at the centre.  Provide reports and anecdotal notes in child’s integrated file.  Attend team, agency and community meetings as required. Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from a recognized university is required.  Must be eligible for membership in the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT) and be registered with the College of Occupational Therapists of BC (COTBC).  Must have previous paediatric experience with children from birth to five years of age.

Wage is per HSA professional sector Grade II.
Resumes and references to: Lene Trieu, Director of Finance & Administration, lene@cvcda.ca.
Closing date: November 30, 2018.