Great Southern - Albany

Vacancy Number: 1712

Senior Rehab Consultant

About the Role
  • We are looking for a Senior Workplace Rehabilitation Consultant (Occupational Therapist, Exercise Physiologist or Physiotherapist) to join our successful injury management team in Albany.Working with people who have sustained a psychological or physical injury, you will be responsible for assessing their needs, then developing and implementing strategies to enable a safe return to their original employment as part of their rehabilitation. Services will include early intervention and workplace rehabilitation services (and other similar services) to assist injured individuals return to work with their pre-injury employer.

    Like our best performers, you will be a driven and energetic professional, with strong verbal and written communication skills. You will have the confidence to utilise initiative to solve problems and achieve outcomes. Your personable approach will assist to manage stakeholder expectations and to build strong relationships with key customers.
Experience & Skills
  • 2+ years post grad experience
  • Full registration with AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency)
  • Allied Health Qualifications in OT, EP Or Physiotherapy Experience in Occupational Rehabilitation (Highly desired but not essential)
  • A passion for injury prevention, return to work, and the health benefits of work
  • The ability to grow our services and build strong relationships with key customers
  • Current driver's license and motor vehicle
What's on Offer
  • Full time postiion, with competitive remuneraiton and flexibility to determine your own work hours and roster
  • Comprehensive induction program will ensure that you are equipped with the tools you need to excel. You will be trained to deliver Positivumâ„¢, IPAR's unique biopsychosocial assessment and health coaching program, which you will utilise to empower your clients to achieve a positive mindset for successful return to work and wellbeing. Our individually tailored professional development program will assist you to build your future, and our reward and recognition program will acknowledge your achievements and reward the superior performance of you and your team
  • Rent and relocation support can be provided to eligible applicants through Rural Health West
Practice Type Private Practice
Full Time / Part Time Full time
Map of Great Southern

Great Southern

The Great Southern region, located south-east of Perth, covers an area of approximately 87,000 square kilometres and has a population of about 80,000 people.

The regional centre is the historic port town of Albany, which has one of the best natural anchorages in the southern hemisphere. Other centres include Denmark, a popular coastal holiday town, as well as the agricultural centres of Katanning and Mount Barker. The Great Southern is a burgeoning area of Western Australia, combining as it does a spectacular coastline that sweeps into quiet coves and protected inlets with a lush interior that has proved a perfect growth area for viticulture with a growing reputation in cool climate premium wine production. The oceans here provide food and protected waters for dolphins, seals and whales whilst the rural areas of the region have become a focus for two-legged lovers of gourmet foods.

There are over 70 doctors working across 24 practices throughout the region. Nine of these are solo practitioner practices.