Rehab First Inc., is a multidisciplinary rehabilitation assessment and treatment company specializing in, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, speech-language therapy, social work counselling, rehabilitation therapy, complex case management and life care planning. Occupational therapists working with Rehab First have the opportunity to treat children, adolescents and adults who have serious injuries and illnesses such as brain injury, spinal cord injury, amputation, multiple orthopaedic injuries, post-traumatic stress disorder, mental health issues and many other problematic injuries and conditions. Occupational therapists will have the support of a multidisciplinary team to address clients with varied conditions and emotional, cognitive and physical co-morbidities which stem from their injuries/impairments.
If you are a new graduate or an experienced occupational therapist and your ideal job includes; schedule flexibility, working in a predetermined catchment area, a high level of autonomy and self-direction with expertise and support when required, then Rehab First has an hourly position available for you in and around the Niagara region including the communities of St. Catharines, Thorold, Welland, and Grimsby.
Develop treatment plans under Ontario’s Statutory Accident Benefit regulations (SAB’s)
Attendant care assessments
On-site workplace and ergonomic assessments
Return to work strategies and plans
Complex injury management
Assistive device recommendations
A university degree in Occupational Therapy
Current registration with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
Valid CPR certificate
Experience in a health care setting with preferred experience in the community is an asset but not required
Clinical experience with head trauma and brain injury is an asset
Superior communication, problem-solving, time management, computer and documentation
Ability to work collaboratively as a member of a multidisciplinary team
Self motivated and demonstrated ability to manage a busy and varied caseload
Completion of a satisfactory Police Vulnerable Sector Check
All applicants must also have a valid driver’s license, access to a reliable vehicle and be willing to travel.
Rehab First Inc. provides competitive remuneration, including benefits, pension and paid mileage. Visit the Rehab First Inc. website for company information. www.Rehabfirst.ca
If this opportunity matches your interest and experience, please forward your resume with a cover letter to: