Back in Motion invites candidates to join our team as an
Occupational Therapist (FTE.6) in Surrey
(Employee or Contractor Status)

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?

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 (based on eligibility), 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.

The Occupational Therapist (FTE.6) is responsible for evidence-based assessment and rehabilitation services for clients who have sustained work injuries such as musculoskeletal injury, concussion, and/or mental health conditions. The goal of rehabilitation is to support clients return to work through in clinic and workplace interventions. The position may involve functional assessment, graded work simulation programs, group and individualized education, goal setting, liaison with employers, clients, and referral sources, return to work planning and monitoring, and job site visits/job coaching. The successful Occupational Therapist will primarily work in the Occupational Trauma Program and will work in a team that includes Physical Therapists, 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 and holistic physical, psychological, and neurological rehabilitation. Back in Motion is looking for an energetic team player who is registered with the College of Occupational Therapists of British Columbia and committed to the goal of helping clients work. Two years’ experience working in a RTW treatment setting including functional assessment relative to job demands is as asset. Interest in musculo-skeletal rehabilitation and mental health is also an asset. In clinic training/mentorship and continuing education funding is provided.

We welcome Occupational Therapist candidates interested in either part-time employment status or as a contractor.

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 the 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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