Physiotherapist | Occupational Rehab

Position Summary

Kelowna General Hospital (KGH) has a relief, full time opening in its Occupational Rehab Program. This position is to provide coverage until November 2024, or return of incumbent. Opportunity provided to apply to future vacancies through Interior Health’s internal recruitment job postings.

What Will You Work On?
This program is contracted with Worksafe BC to provide services to individuals who have not been able to return to work. Clients seen by the Physiotherapist have suffered a work injury and are supported to rehabilitate with the goal of returning to work. Involves functional capacity assessments. Days of work are 08:00 to 16:00; Mondays through Fridays.

How Will You Create Impact?
Team members work closely together to meet the patients’ needs. KGH is a tertiary rehab site with lots of areas of practice: acute medical care, acute surgical care, large outpatients programs, large inpatient rehab programs, community care rehab, urgent primary care centre, we have something for everybody! A broad scope of patients are seen. There is a little bit of everything including pediatrics.

How Will We Help You Grow?
We have a staff of 50 or more therapists covering all areas requiring relief for vacation and sick time. Variety of experienced physiotherapists and rehab assistants available for new graduates to learn from. A variety of positions with different rotation options that can suit active lifestyles. We routinely offer up to full time hours if interested. There is plenty of work even if you do not own a permanent line.

Who Are We Looking For?
We are seeking a Physiotherapist who works well within the team but also able to work independently with good people and communication skills. Ability to coach and educate clients. Willing to learn new skills.

Reasons to join Interior Health:
• General salary increases over the next 3 years
• Recognition of previous experience in determining starting salary
• Comprehensive employer-paid benefits package
• Continuing education opportunities
• Access to our in-house learning and development centre
• Job stability and generous vacation entitlement
• Team environment
• Employee Health and Wellness programs
• Access to exclusive discount offers and deals
• Opportunities for career advancement and specialization in different areas of practice

Join us in Kelowna, B.C.! Explore your potential while enjoying work-life balance at shift’s end.

Physiotherapy Careers with Interior Health


• Current registration with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia (CPTBC).


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 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.

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$40.84 - $50.80

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