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Kinesiologist (Rehabilitation Therapist)

Rehab First Inc. has a rich legacy of client centered assessment and treatment delivery and is currently looking for an experienced Kinesiologist to join its team. Rehab First Inc. is a multi-disciplinary rehabilitation assessment and treatment provider, specializing in complex case management, occupational therapy, life care planning, physio therapy, speech-language therapy, social work counselling and rehabilitation therapy. Our clients are 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. We are committed to helping clients rebuild their futures and reach their potential at home, work, school and in the community. This position is community-based.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Development of treatment plans under Ontario’s Statutory Accident Benefit regulations
  • Development and implementation of home and community-based gym/exercise therapy programs
  • Work hardening and conditioning
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Life Skills Training/Activities of Daily Living
  • Job coaching
  • Educational assistance
  • Ergonomic assessments
  • Social and Community reintegration

 

Key Qualifications:

  • A University degree in Kinesiology
  • Previous experience with creating and implementing physical exercise programs is required
  • Experience with brain injuries is beneficial
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as a member of a multidisciplinary team
  • Strong computer, written and verbal communication skills
  • Willing to travel to local gyms or client’s homes
  • Superior interpersonal relations, strong communication, problem solving, and time management
  • Valid Driver’s license, access to reliable vehicle and ability to travel

 

Rehab First Inc. provides competitive remuneration, including benefits, pension and paid mileage.

 

If this opportunity matches your interest and experience, please forward a resume with a cover letter indicating regional preference, if any, to:

Human Resources

E-mail: recruitment@rehabfirst.ca


Our recruiting priorities vary by discipline and region, and can change on short notice. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates chosen for interviews for current openings will be contacted.

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