Work as a Kinesiologist with LiNK Rehab!

LiNK Rehab is a community-based occupational therapy company in Metro Vancouver. We are looking for a Kinesiologist to join our dynamic, fun, and cohesive team on a contract basis.

As a Kinesiologist with LiNK Rehab you will:

  • Provide graded home activation exercises or community gym/aquatics exercise programs to adults with a range of musculoskeletal, neurological, and mental health challenges, sustained secondary to injury (e.g. workplace injury, MVA) to maximize abilities and facilitate achievement of OT functional goals.
  • Develop a specific, structured, graduated return to work plans secondary to injury workplace injury.
  • Provide functional direction to family members and care providers, report relevant observations of client’s functioning using electronic charting.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Registered or eligible for registration with the British Columbia Association of Kinesiologists (BCAK)
  • Experience with GRTW planning and/or jobsite visit experience is an asset.
  • Valid BC Drivers License. Local area travel requires the use of a personal vehicle for which travel time will be reimbursed.
  • Must own personal laptop or tablet for charting purposes.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

We are looking for candidates with the following attributes and skills sets:

  • Knowledge and/or experience in evidence based orthopaedic practice with a strong emphasis on active rehabilitation.
  • Knowledge in the areas of education, ergonomics, and functional assessments is a pre-requisite with research being an asset.
  • Previous experience working in the community, preferably in the field of vocational rehabilitation.
  • Aptitude and interest to demonstrate and coach a repertoire of pain management techniques (e.g. breathing, grounding, stretching) for clients who are preparing for a Graduated Return To Work and/or and exercise based / return to function based program (either at home or in a gym).
  • Ability to adapt interventions to ensure Covid-19 safety precautions are met (e.g. facilitating activities outdoors or with physical distancing).

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Or, please submit your CV and cover letter to info@linkrehab.ca with Kinesiologist in the subject line.