Work as a Rehabilitation Assistant with LiNK Rehab!
* We currently do not have any openings. Feel free to submit your resume and we will keep it on file for consideration when future opportunities arise.*
LiNK Rehab is a community-based occupational therapy company in Metro Vancouver. As a Rehabilitation Assistant with LiNK Rehab you will:
Provide assigned occupational therapy therapeutic interventions to adults with a range of musculoskeletal, neurological, and mental health challenges, sustained secondary to injury (e.g. workplace injury, MVA).
Assist in the implementation of OT care plans to enable clients to maximize independence.
Provide functional direction to family members and care providers, report relevant observations of client’s functioning using electronic charting.
Completion of a recognized Diploma level Rehabilitation Assistant Program with Occupational therapy components.
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:
Aptitude and interest in functional / physical activation interventions.
Ability 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).
Interested and strong at brain injury (moderate to severe) ADL and IADL support (e.g. instruction and monitoring of daily schedule, planning, self-care, cooking, laundry, walking, community access involving route finding, transit use, etc.)