We are seeking reliable and motivated Rehabilitation Assistants to join our cohesive Physiotherapy Rehabilitation Team within the City of Vernon, BC.
Rehabilitation Assistants work in Vernon Jubilee Hospital (i.e. Acute Inpatient Care) and/or Interior Health operated Long Term Care facilities local to Vernon. Under the clinical direction of a Therapist, the Rehabilitation Assistant carries out designated components of a rehabilitative treatment plan and/or program as directed. Identifies and reports observable social, emotional, cognitive, physical and functional factors which might impact clients’ therapeutic program and progress.
Shifts will be available on a short-notice on-call bases and/or blocks of shifts pre-scheduled to relieve leaves of absences. Casual employment means work requirements can vary between Zero and 37.5 hours per week. Receive 12.6% of straight time pay, exclusive of all premiums, in lieu of scheduled vacations and statutory holidays. Upon completion of 180 hours, there is option of purchasing medical, dental and extended health benefit plans. Opportunity to apply internally for regular openings as they become available.
Interior Health is strongly committed to staff development and encouraging growth. We offer great benefits and fulfilling opportunities to support and enhance knowledge and skills and help you progress at every stage of your Rehabilitation Assistant career.
• Completion of a recognized, two-year Rehabilitation Assistant Diploma Program.
This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.