Occupational Therapist & Vocational Training Volunteer Opportunity in Nigeria

 Heartitudes Foundation is a charitable NGO that is domiciled in Owerri, Imo state. It is birthed out of a need to truly help humanity. The Heartitudes Foundation reaches out to help those who are truly in need of help, especially in the areas of health and medical care. It has achieved a lot in the areas of promoting and improving healthy living standards, footing the medical bills of those who need it and rehabilitating patients back into the larger society.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Occupational Therapist & Vocational Training Volunteer

Locations: Imo and Rivers

Work type: Onsite and Remote

Position Overview

  • As an Occupational Therapist & Vocational Training Volunteer, you will play a crucial role in our mission to enhance the quality of life for our participants.
  • You will be responsible for providing both onsite and remote support, utilizing your skills in occupational therapy and vocational training to help individuals develop essential life skills, achieve independence, and pursue meaningful employment opportunities.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct comprehensive assessments to identify participants' strengths, needs, and goals.
  • Develop personalized treatment plans and vocational training programs tailored to each participant's unique requirements.
  • Implement therapeutic interventions and vocational training sessions, both onsite and through remote platforms, ensuring adherence to best practices and ethical standards.
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams, including therapists, educators, and caregivers, to optimize participant outcomes.
  • Provide guidance and support to participants in developing essential life skills, vocational skills, and job readiness.
  • Maintain accurate documentation of participant progress, session notes, and relevant data in compliance with organizational and regulatory requirements.


  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy or a related field.
  • Valid licensure/certification as an Occupational Therapist
  • Experience working with individuals with diverse needs, including but not limited to physical disabilities, developmental disorders, and mental health conditions.
  • Strong understanding of occupational therapy principles, vocational training methodologies, and assistive technologies.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with diverse stakeholders.
  • Proficiency in utilizing remote communication and therapy platforms.
  • Commitment to upholding ethical standards and maintaining confidentiality.

Application Closing Date
20th May, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume / CV and a Brief Statement outlining their interest and relevant experience to: pm.heartitudefoundation@trithelogroup.com and CC dr.tenn@trithelogroup.com using the Job Title as the subject of the email.