Back in Motion invites candidates to join our team as an

Occupational Therapist (Contractor) in Victoria.


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.


Why work in Back in Motion | AVIA Employment Services?

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. 

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.

The Occupational Therapist contractor will provide evidence-based assessment and rehabilitation services for clients with musculoskeletal injuries and other health conditions in several services including the Customized Active Rehabilitation (CAR) program. The goal is to work in third party settings to support clients to return to work and enhance function.  The position may involve work simulation; individualized education; goal setting; functional assessment; liaison with employers, clients, and referral sources; return to work planning and monitoring; and job site visits/job coaching.   The Occupational Therapist may work independently or on a team that could include Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Psychologists/Counselors, Physicians, and Kinesiologists. 

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.  Back in Motion is looking for an energetic team player registered with the College of Occupational Therapists of British Columbia and committed to the goal of helping clients work.  Two years of experience working with clients in a return to work capacity or in the community is required.  The successful candidate must have regular access to a vehicle, as travel is required to other sites.  Experience in one or more of the following programs or services would be an asset: Community Occupational Therapy, Return to Work Support Services, Insurance Corporation of British Columbia, Functional Capacity Evaluations, and/or Cost of Future Care planning.

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 job title in the “Subject” line.  Email:

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


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