Back in Motion invites candidates to join our team as a 


Helping People Work. Helping People Live.
For over 24 years, Back in Motion Rehab Inc. (Back in Motion) has been dedicated to helping people overcome barriers and reach their full employment potential. We deliver flexible, accessible interdisciplinary rehabilitation, disability management and employment services that recognize the uniqueness of each person. Our credo is Helping People Work. Helping People Live.

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Back in Motion has received recognition as an excellent workplace (one of Canada’s Best Small and Medium Employers, Aon Hewitt, 2015 and 2016; AMSSA’s Safe Harbour Champion 2016; Richmond News Profile of Excellence 2013; Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award 2009; Great Place to Work Institute Canada 2006-2008, including being named the #1 workplace in Canada in 2007). We are a growth-oriented company, and offer flexible working conditions, continuing education, and an environment for staff members to grow and develop. Watch our video to learn more about our workplace by clicking on this link: Working at Back in Motion.

Team support, training, and consultation are provided. Signing Bonus, extended health and dental package, four weeks of vacation to start, education allowance, personal and sick days available for eligible employees.

Our corporate culture is one of excellence, mutual respect, integrity, teamwork, and commitment to people. We are a growth-oriented company, and offer flexible working conditions, continuing education, and an environment for staff members to grow and develop.


Back in Motion Rehab has an exciting position available for Occupational Therapists (Full-time, Part-time or Contractor status) with experience with return to work, and functional and cognitive assessment relative to job demands. The OTs will be part of the Return to Work Support Services team. Return to Work Support Services (RTWSS) are for Injured Workers who do not require a structured treatment program but would benefit from return to work support. The goal of this service is to return Injured Workers to their pre-injury work duties. These support services are usually provided by an Occupational Therapist, but they may also be provided by a Physiotherapist or a Kinesiologist experienced in return to work support and job site visits.

Return to Work Support Services may include the following components, which are available as stand-alone services or in any combination:

  • Job Site Visit (JSV)
  • Job Demands Analysis (JDA)
  • Graduated Return to Work (GRTW) Planning
  • Graduated Return to Work (GRTW) Monitoring

Services are delivered in Coquitlam, Richmond and Surrey.

The successful candidate will have excellent clinical, interpersonal and organizational skills; ability to multi-task and prioritize with a focus on customer service; and an interest in active rehabilitation. Related experience in the areas of community occupational therapy, functional capacity evaluations, return to work support services, and case management would be considered assets.

Back in Motion is looking for energetic team players who are registered or eligible for registration with the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists - British Columbia, and ideally have 2 years of experience with clients with mental health conditions or traumatic injuries. Less than 2 years of experience will be considered for the right candidate. Successful candidates must have regular access to a vehicle, as travel across the Lower Mainland is required. 

How to Apply:
If you’re interested in being considered please submit your resume and cover letter combined in one document (in Word or PDF format only) to the email below. Identify the posting you’re applying for by listing “Occupational Therapist-RTWSS) in the “Subject” line. Email:

We thank all interested applicants, however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. 

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