Part Time Rehabilitation Assistant - Kelowna

June 2 2021
Industries Healthcare, social assistance
Categories Bank, Insurance, Financial services, Health, Medical, Health, Medical, Health, Security, Disability, HR, Training, Therapy Services
Kelowna, BC

As a flexible, enthusiastic and personable team player focused on client-centred care and clinical outcomes, you flourish in a values-based, results-oriented and collaborative environment like ours, and will be able to execute on your vision to grow your practice and develop your clinical skills.

This is a permanent role, initially part time (Monday, Tuesday & Friday) leading to full time. The role provides support within the community, with local travel required in the Kelowna area.

Take an inside look at what you’ll do each day

Rehabilitation Assistant, you will:

  • Work closely with the Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy Practice Coordinators, and designated Occupational Therapist/Physiotherapist to carry out established rehabilitative activities in both occupational therapy (OT) and physiotherapy (PT) scope of practices.
  • Working one-on-one with OT clients who are survivors of brain injury, spinal cord injury, concussion, and mental health injuries in the clinic, community and at their home.
  • Provide rehab and support services aimed at reintegration into the community.
  • Provide rehab services that facilitate independence or modified independence with personal care tasks and household management tasks.
  • Provide guidance and support of community or home physical exercise programs aimed at improving mobility, general strengthening and walking program.
  • Provide guidance and support of community and home based cognitive remediation and compensatory programs.
  • Assisting with the supply, orientation and use of mobility, home safety, and/or technology equipment
  • Take meticulous notes and demonstrate regular and strong communication with the OT including the provision of feedback and input to the OT regarding the client’s needs, performance and progress related to the OT goals
  • Support implementation of compensatory strategies to facilitate engagement in daily activities.

Here’s what you’ll need to be successful

  • A Physical Therapist Assistant or Occupational Therapist Assistant diploma or degree in Kinesiology
  • Experience working in Mental Health is an asset
  • Full drivers license with access to a vehicle
  • Exceptional customer service skills with strong critical thinking
  • Time management skills
  • Strong computer abilities
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to take and follow direction

What CBI Health can offer to you

We are proud of how we do our work – as an effective and engaging team sharing, learning and working collaboratively to be at our personal and collective best locally, provincially and nationally. Our training, mentoring and education programs will provide you with opportunities for continued learning – and support and guidance whenever you need it. At CBI Health, you will have the freedom to define your own career path through our many opportunities for growth and development.

Here’s a look at our total rewards:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive benefits and rewards package
  • Flexible working hours
  • Continuous learning and skills development
  • Autonomy to explore and reach your career goals including the opportunity to progress to leadership

If you’re committed to improving care for people across the country, you’ve come to the right place. We have more than 12,000 professionals working together to set the bar for best practices in the industry. For almost 50 years, we’ve flourished as an integrated network with a talented team of professionals just like you.

Join us at CBI Health - where working together makes great things happen!

We make it happen: Throughout COVID -19, CBI has been the on the forefront of innovation and has embraced new changes to support our physiotherapists with telehealth options and interdisciplinary care.

We do great work together: The strength at CBI Kelowna is the integrated team approach with reliable and supportive collaboration between professional disciplines.

We aim higher: Education is a cornerstone of our care and CBI strives to be the best in patient and ongoing clinician education.

We make a difference: We are proud of our high client satisfaction ratings and durable return to work outcomes from our acute and complex programs.

To learn more about CBI, please visit www.cbi.ca. Check out CBI on Facebook at facebook.com/cbihealthgroup and on Twitter at twitter.com/cbihealthgroup

CBI Health Group is committed to accommodating people with disabilities as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment and selection process.

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