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Rehabilitation Therapist

Rehab First is one of Ontario`s largest multidisciplinary assessment and treatment organizations, numbering approximately 100 professional staff who are supported by the Psychologists and Physicians of our MEDNet® roster. Our values of sincerity, commitment and self-improvement inspire us to restore hope and function to clients whose lives have been affected by serious injury and illness. Our disciplines include Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech-Language Pathology, Counselling, Professional Case Management, Rehabilitation Therapy, Life Care Planning and Future Care Cost Reporting. At Rehab First, Occupational Therapists perform assessments and treatments on a wide variety of cases and are often assigned Case Lead responsibilities on the complex ones.

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Key Responsibilities

  • Development of OCF-18 plans under Ontario’s Statutory Accident Benefit regulations
  • Development and implementation of home and community-based gym/exercise therapy programs
  • Assistance with Functional Abilities Evaluations
  • Work hardening and conditioning
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Life Skills Training/Activities of Daily Living
  • Job coaching
  • Educational assistance
  • Ergonomic assessments
  • Physical demands assessments
  • Social and Community reintegration
  • Opportunity to work with adults and children

Key Qualifications

  • Kinesiology degree
  • Registration with the College of Kinesiologist of Ontario
  • Previous experience creating and implementing physical exercise programs
  • Experience with head trauma and brain injury
  • Ability to work collaboratively as member of a multidisciplinary team
  • Superior communication, problem-solving, time management and documentation skills
  • Willing to travel to local gyms or client’s homes
  • Completion of a satisfactory Police Vulnerable Sector Check

Rehab First offers

  • Opportunity to work from home or an office (Laptop and phone provided)
  • Flexible schedule
  • Experienced, personable and accessible management for ongoing support and mentorship
  • Administrative support
  • Opportunities for career and clinical skill advancement (e.g. management positions, case management, professional development etc.)
  • Diverse caseload with a mix of assessment and treatment 

All applicants must also have a valid driver’s license, access to a reliable vehicle and be willing to travel.

If this opportunity appeals to you, please forward your resume and cover letter to: recruitment@rehabfirst.ca


We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.

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