Rehabilitation Consultant - Townsville QLD

About the Role:

We are seeking a Rehabilitation Consultant to join a National Rehabilitation Provider in Townsville.

As a Rehabilitation Consultant, you will assess, plan, organise, and participate in rehabilitative programs to achieve positive return to work outcomes. Build sound relationships with customers.

- Manage a caseload of injured clients
- Develop rehabilitation programs to achieve positive return to work outcomes
-  Engage in craft specific single assessments and ongoing services, such as: vocational assessments, ADL assessments FCE assessment and ergonomic assessments.
- Provide Rehabilitation counselling
- Complete and maintain necessary records
- Evaluate clients' progress and prepare reports that detail progress.
- Test and evaluate clients' physical and mental abilities and analyse medical data to determine realistic rehabilitation goals
- Liaise and work in consultation with referring agency staff, injured workers, employers, medical practitioners and allied health professionals.

This is a full-time position, however, part-time may be considered.

Benefits:

- National Rehabilitation Provider
- Facilitate positive return to work outcomes
- $70K - $90K + super (depending on exp.)

About You:


- Tertiary qualifications in Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Psychology, Social Work, Speech Pathology, Nursing, Rehabilitation Counselling or Exercise Physiology (with ESSA Accreditation)
- Full registration with the appropriate professional registration body
- Minimum of 12 months' experience as a Rehabilitation Consultant is desired  
- Outstanding communication and networking skills
- Ability to self motivate and self manage workload
- Exceptional customer service skills
- Report writing skills
- Eligible to work permanently in Australia

About Us: 
  
MediRecruit is Australia’s premier boutique recruitment destination for medical practitioners and healthcare candidates. Run by healthcare professionals, for healthcare professionals, the expert agency’s primary focus is to encourage candidates to discover ‘diverse careers in health’ throughout Australia, New Zealand and the UK. 

How to Apply:
    
Please apply and one of our Healthcare Specialists will call you for a confidential discussion. Or contact Danielle Weedon - danielle@medirecruit.com or 0437 483 364. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.