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    Occupational Therapist I
    Vocational Training for People with Disabilities Office
    Ref. no : O/VTPDO/OT1/07/20-AP2
    Major Duties :
    (a) To provide occupational therapy services to students with special educational needs and people with disabilities including vocational assessment, treatment programme planning and implementation, prescription and education of the use of technical aids, provision of consultation service to people with disabilities, preparation of related documentation and communication with related parties;
    (b) To manage, plan and implement occupational therapy service delivery and development;
    (c) To provide professional advice to various operational units of Shine Skills Centre, other operational units of VTC, various professionals and external organisations on adaptive aids plans, rehabilitation counseling and environmental modification for the students with disabilities; and
    (d) To educate students with special educational needs on occupational health and therapeutic exercises.
    Requirements :
    (a) Be registered as an Occupational Therapist of the Register of the Occupational Therapists under the Supplementary Medical Professions Ordinance;
    (b) A valid Part I Practicing Certificate issued by the Occupational Therapists Board, Hong Kong;
    (c) At least 3 years’ relevant experience after attainment of the required academic qualification for registration in Part I of the Register of Occupational Therapists;
    (d) Good management, interpersonal and communication skills;
    (e) Be empathetic, patient and caring in working with people with disabilities; and
    (f) Good presentation skills and proficiency in both English and Chinese.
    Notes :
    (1) Applicants with less work experience may be considered for the post of Occupational Therapist II.
    (2) The appointee may be required to perform duties outside normal office hours and in designated places as assigned.
    (3) In support of the Sexual Conviction Record Check (SCRC) Scheme launched by the Hong Kong Police Force, all prospective appointees will be requested to undergo the SCRC at the advanced stage of the employment process.

    Application Procedures :
    A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 1/2018)], together with a full curriculum vitae, should be sent to the Human Resources Division, 18/F, VTC Tower, 27 Wood Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong.  Please specify on the envelope the reference of the post being applied for.
    Closing date for application: 14 August 2020
    Applicants not invited for interview within 10 weeks from the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful.
    The Council reserves the right not to fill the post(s).
    Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.  Information on unsuccessful candidates will be destroyed 12 months after the completion of the recruitment exercise.