UFS South Campus Vacancies – Professional Occupational Therapist

Website University of the Free State - VFS

Job Description:

Liaise with clinical programme coordinator/ module coordinators/ lecturers and other relevant personnel in the Department of Occupational Therapy with a view to provide academic support for undergraduate students.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Report on clinical training activities at clinical areas.
  • Provide written and verbal feedback to students.
  • Complete evaluation forms of students.
  • Plan and implement relevant clinical skills development and support to students where needed in the clinical area.
  • Involved in the evaluation of the students during the clinical rotations and examinations as determined by the Department of Occupational Therapy.
  • Keep record of all student consultations and writing of reports with regards to student academic support and development interventions.
  • Responsible for the clinical supervision of 3rd and 4th year students on the academic platform.
  • Provide learning opportunities to the students in the clinical area.
  • Perform clinical assessment and examination administration.
  • Attend and contribute to relevant meetings.
  • Liaise closely with clinical therapists in areas allocated to clinical educator.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience in higher education and/or supervision of students during clinical training.
  • Registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as Occupational Therapist.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy on NQF level 8.
  • A good academic record (attach a copy).
  • The ability to teach and train students according to the minimum requirements of the HPCSA.
  • A valid driver’s license.
  • Proven experience in an occupational therapy clinical practice.

Job Details:

Company: University of the Free State – VFS

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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