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  • Occupational Therapist
  • 4800,-/5800,- min/max
  • Temporary or permanent
  • 20/42 min/max
  • CH Freiburg

French-speaking occupational therapist

Function description

We are looking for an occupational therapist for an interdisciplinary practice in the French-speaking part of Freiburg!

For an interdisciplinary practice in one of the most beautiful places in Switzerland, we are looking for an occupational therapist for ambulatory patients. You can start immediately or when you are ready. The vacancy can be filled part-time or full-time.

The organisation:

This is a modern practice with an international team of about 5 physiotherapists and 5 occupational therapists, as well as a dietician, masseuse, podiatrist and osteopath. The practice has a spacious gym.

The region:
Around 240,000 people live in Canton Freiburg (Fribourgh) and it is divided into 7 districts. Like Bern and Valais, Fribourgh is a bilingual canton where both French and German are spoken. In Fribourgh, French is mainly spoken.

Places and areas of interest are:
The cities of Freiburg and Bulle;
Schwarzsee, a small ski resort
Murten (on Lake Murten), a town with medieval buildings
Gruyères, known for the cheese that comes from there, but also for its castle
Estavayer-le-Lac on Lake Neuchâtel, interesting for its centre and castle

We are looking for someone with:

  • Diploma in occupational therapy (Bachelor or Master)
  • Team-oriented personality who enjoys interdisciplinary cooperation
  • Interested in taking responsibility in the further development of occupational therapy in practice.
  • Good knowledge of French language or willing to develop this to B2 level

Committed and motivated, you will take responsibility for the holistic treatment of patients. You will support patients in regaining their independence and take a central advisory role within the interdisciplinary team.

The practice offers:

  • A nice team
  • Active therapy (fitness), Home treatments, Rehabilitation and reintegration into everyday life
  • Very good salary 
  • Residence permit and work permit in Switzerland
  • Support in the procedure for recognition of training in Switzerland
  • Five weeks’ holiday
  • Use of fitness studio
  • Internal in-service training

CareToMatch Offers:

  • Full guidance through the entire application process.
  • Good support in organizing work and residence permits, as well as accommodation.
  • Free introductory day in Switzerland (we cover travel costs up to a maximum of 300 euros).
  • Opportunity to take a German language course.
  • Personal guidance in German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch, or English.
  • CareToMatch is based in Switzerland and employs healthcare professionals who have undergone the emigration process to Switzerland before.
  • All of these services are provided to you as a candidate completely free and without obligation.

Interested? Apply now!


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