Saturday, December 29, 2012

Occupational Therapy Post in Command Hospital (E.C) Kolkata, West Bengal

Occupational Therapy Post in Command Hospital (E.C) Kolkata, West Bengal
Occupational Therapist Job on Deputation
Command Hospital (EC) Kolkata invites applications from  group B ( Non Gazette ) Non Industrial Civilian Central government Officers or State government officers for appointment as occupational Therapist in the pay scale rs. 9300-34800 with grade pay Rs. 4200.
For details please see this link:

Occupational Therapist Post in Pune

 Elder Care Specialist (ECS), Pune
Competitive salary;

At Epoch Elder Care, life begins at 65.
Epoch Elder Care is an innovative startup that seeks to promote healthy- ageing for Indians in their own homes. Our vision is to help >100,000 elderly Indians age actively in the next 5 years. To make this happen, we are seeking compassionate, enthusiastic and dedicated individuals as our Elder Care Specialists (ECS).
We will ensure that you will be trained to become a confident and well equipped Elder Care Specialist.
Develop meaningful relationships with elderly clients: the core of an ECS’ role is to spend time with elderly clients, provide companionship, and access to an array of other services
Promote healthy ageing: each ECS will work with ~6 elderly clients and is expected to ensure that, over time, each elderly client is
ageing actively and healthily
Help Epoch Elder Care innovate: through interactions with the elderly, each ECS will be expected to help Epoch Elder Care develop new products and services that are elderly-relevant
Be a critical part of the growth of this organization: We are looking for individuals who are excited to be part of our growth
 Graduate/Master’s degree; strong plus if degree in Gerontology, Psychology, Social Work, Rehabilitation Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Counseling
 0 - 4 years prior work experience; strong plus if in the healthcare industry
 Excellent English language communication skills is must

 Details and logistics:
 3 month probationary period
 1 year or more of work commitment
 Compulsory travel within city
 Salary ~3 lakh p.a.
 Business travel costs will be reimbursed
Interested candidates should forward their covering letter and resume to

Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Occupational therapy Post in MAHARASTRA

Bhiwandi Nizampur City Municipal Corporation BNCMC Maharashtra has advertised for filling up the following Occupational Therapy Job under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan and Inclusive Education. These vacancies are on contract basis. Those who are interested in career in BNCMC may apply for recruitment to this post.
No of Post: ONE
Eligibility criteria: bachelor degree in occupational therapist from any recognized university, desirable work and training experience with CWSN (RCI or Maharashtra Council of OT & PT Registration .

Monday, December 24, 2012

Call For Papers in 16th International Congress Of The World Federation Of Occupational Therapy

16th International Congress Of The World Federation Of Occupational Therapy  In Collaboration With 48th Japanese Occupational Therapy Congress And Expo 18-21 June , 2014 Yokohama , Japan  is now open for Abstract submission
Presentation type:

I. Oral Presentations

II. Poster presentation

III. Workshop Proposals

Guide line for abstract submission

1.      Abstracts can only be submitted online. Emailed, faxed or hard copy submissions will NOT be accepted.
2.      Authors whose first language is Japanese are requested to submit abstracts both in Japanese and English.
3.      Authors who are not occupational therapists can also submit their abstracts.
4.      The author is responsible for the accuracy of the abstract.
5.      Accepted abstracts are entitled to be presented at WFOT Congress 2014 held in Yokohama, Japan from June 18, 2014 until June 21, 2014. Those whose abstracts are accepted are asked to complete their Congress registration by March 30, 2014, otherwise their presentation may not be included in the programme and any published materials.
6.      There are 3 types of presentation: Oral, Poster and Workshop. Please select your preferred type of presentation in the online submission system. However, please kindly be reminded that the final presentation type assignment will be determined by the Scientific Programme Committee.
7.      Access to the online submission system will be limited closer to the submission deadline to prevent over access to the system. Your early action and submission is highly recommended.
8.      The acceptance of an abstract for WFOT Congress 2014 does not imply provision of travel, accommodation or registration for the Congress, nor any other costs associated with the preparation or presentation of the abstract, or any costs associated with attendance at the Congress.
9.      By submitting this abstract, you together with any co-authors, give permission for the abstract (if selected for inclusion in the Congress programme), to be published on a CDROM, Congress website, &/or in a book of Congress Proceedings, and for your contact details to be forwarded to publications interested in your work.
10.  Submission of an abstract indicates that the abstract has been approved by all authors.
11.  Accepted abstracts will be presented by an author. The head author will notify the Congress Secretariat if the presenting author changes, or if the abstract is unable to be presented.
12.  The abstract should be as informative as possible.
Research abstracts should include:
·         Introduction
·         Objectives
·         Methods
·         Results
·         Conclusion
·         Contribution to the practice/evidence base of occupational therapy
Non-research abstracts should include:
·         Introduction
·         Objectives
·         Description/Report
·         Results/Discussion
·         Conclusion
·         Contribution to the practice/evidence base of occupational therapy

[Workshop Abstracts]

1.      Authors of workshop abstracts (In-Congress/Pre-Congress) should be occupational therapists.
2.      The abstract should be as informative as possible.
3.      Workshop Abstracts should include:
·         Learning objectives
·         Minimum and maximum number of participants suitable for the programme
·         Description of teaching methods.


Thursday, December 20, 2012

6th Asia Pacific Occupational Therapy Congress (APOTC)

The New Zealand Association of Occupational Therapists / Whakaora Ngangahau Aotearoa and the Asia-Pacific regional group of the World Federation of Occupational Therapists invites you to the 6th Asia Pacific Occupational Therapy Congress (APOTC) to be held in Rotorua, New Zealand, 14 - 18 September 2015.
The 6th Asia Pacific Occupational Therapy Congress will be held in the Rotorua Energy Events Centre, a versatile, multi-purpose complex, located on the edge of Lake Rotorua and in the picturesque Government Gardens. For more details please visit:

Call for Papers " Design 4 Health 2013 "

Design 4 Health 2013. July 3, 2013 – July 5, 2013
The 2nd European Design4Health conference seeks to explore the relationship between design, and health and wellbeing. This conference provides a forum and focus for researchers, policy makers and practitioners to discuss, disseminate and test their approach and methods. The conference features an exhibition of innovative health related artifacts and designs plus special sessions and workshops.
Those participating in the Call for Papers and Exhibition Proposals might include designers, practitioners and researchers in health and wellbeing, and representatives from the health and design industries and funding bodies.
We invite submissions in the form of an extended abstract or an exhibition proposal. Participants may submit more than one paper and/or exhibition proposal. Successful authors will be invited to present their work at the conference.
The conference will explore the role of evidence based design in healthcare, and issues surrounding interdisciplinary working. Papers are particularly invited to explore these key issues..Other topics for submission may include, although are not restricted to:
Important date for paper submission: (September 25, 2012 - February 22, 2013)
For More details please visit:

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Article on Role of Occupational Therapy in SCI in Begali language

This published in a Bengali Newspaper in Bangladesh , writer
Rabeya  Ferdous , Occupational Therapist , Bangladesh
Information courtesy : Rabeya Ferdous

Saturday, December 8, 2012

Occupational Therapy Post in Step by Step School at Noida

Organization: Step by Step School is a progressive co-educational school offering a strong academic and co-curricular program including the Central Board of Secondary Education & International Curricula- IGCSE and International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. The school has excellent facilities which are being benchmarked with international standards. Presently, the school is till class XI.
We are pleased to invite applications from innovative, energetic and dedicated educators to join our team.
Contact: Step by Step School, Plot A-10, Sector - 132, Taj Expressway, Noida - 201 303, Telephones : +91 0120 2472300,
For opportunities ( it is mention under Special Education) please find details in

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Occupational Therapy Post in ESIC Chandigarh

Recruitment of Nursing / Paramedical Staff for U.T.Chandigarh
On Line Applications are invited from eligible candidates for filling up the posts of Nursing /
Paramedical Staff for ESIC Model Hospital, Chandigarh (Union Territory).
Post Name: Occupational Therapist
Tentative Date for written exam: 20.01.2013
Eligibility: Essential:‐1.10+2/Senior Secondary with Science.2.Three year degree course or diploma training  course in Occupational Therapist from a central govt./state govt./AICTE recognized institution.3. Six Months internship in the field
Age: Not exceeding 32 Years within (Relaxable up to37 years in case of govt. servant and employee  
of ESIC Corporation.
For more details please visit:

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Occupational Therapy Post in ESIC Delhi

Online Application for Recruitment to the post of Nursing/ Paramedical Staff in , Directorate (Medical) Delhi.
The Online applications are invited from eligible candidates for the post of Nursing / Paramedical Examination in Group –C cadre. The detail of posts & Number of vacancies are given below: 
Post Name: Occupational Therapist
No of Post: One
Pay Scale: Group-C PB – 2, 9300 – 34800 with, GP – 4200
Educational & Other Qualifications: 1) 10+2/Sr. Secondary with Science 2) Three Years Degree Course or Diploma Training Course in Occupational Therapist from a Central, Govt./State Government/AICTE Recognized Institution. 3) Six months internship in the field
Mode of Selection: Written Test Only
Age: Not exceeding 32 years (relaxable up to 37 years in the case of Government Servants and employees of ESIC Corporation)
Last Date for Applying online and closing of Registration:  21-12-2012 (by 17:00 Hrs)
Last Date for Depositing of Fee (through Bank Challan):  24-12-2012 (by 14:00 Hrs)
Last Date for Sending of System Generated Application forms (Hard Copy) with required Document.
30-12-2012 (by 17:00 Hrs)