Rehabilitation Assistant | Acute Care

Position Summary

We are seeking a reliable and motivated Rehabilitation Assistant to join our cohesive team for a relief, part-time opening. This position is suitable for a new grad or a seasoned Rehabilitation Assistant.

Penticton Regional Hospital (PRH) offers services including 24 hour emergency and trauma services, acute services, ambulatory and outpatient clinics, and diagnostic/paramedical services.

You will be part of a team of clinicians working across the spectrum in Acute Care with option to orientate to other South Okanagan facilities as required. Seeing clients in Acute Care to assist Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists to get clients up and going in the morning, practicing ADL’s, working on UE and cognitive work, doing exercises, practicing mobility as well as supporting feeding and communication treatments to maximize a person’s independence to hopefully be able to go home. You are also a key staff member for rehab equipment maintenance and cleaning.

This position will provide coverage until May 2024, or return of the incumbent. Schedule is Thursday to Sundays, including statutory holidays. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package plus generous vacation entitlement after the 6 months of employment. Relocation Allowance package may be offered with position.

Interior Health is strongly committed to staff development and encouraging growth. We offer a great orientation and fulfilling opportunities to support and enhance knowledge and skills and help you progress at every stage of your Rehabilitation Assistant career.

We are seeking a Rehabilitation Assistant who works well within the team but also able to work independently with good people and communication skills.

Qualifications

Completion of a recognized Rehabilitation Assistant Program. Valid Driver’s License as required.

Comments

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.

Competition #:

01813041

Employee Type:

RELIEF PART TIME (0.87 FTE)

Bargaining Unit:

HEU

Facility:

PENTICTON REGIONAL HSPTL

Location:

Penticton

Department:

PRH PHYSIOTHERAPY

Reports To:

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE LEADER AND/OR DESIGNATE

Hourly Wage:

$28.15

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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