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Community Rehabilitation Assistant

Position Summary

Joining us at Salmon Arm Health Centre (SAC) you’ll play a pivotal role within our interdisciplinary team, implementing our established Home Health and Community Care Rehabilitation Programs. Operating within a client-centered framework, you'll be responsible supporting adults with a variety of physical disabilities, assisting with activities of daily living, and implementing group and individual programs in clients’ homes and in community sites. Your duties are intended to allow clients to maximize their functional ability, remain at home and engage in meaningful activity.

Within this role, a Community Rehabilitation Assistant:
• Is encouraged to work at top of scope.
• Engages clients with regular therapeutic interventions.
• Has a huge impact on progression of client needs and their rehab journey.
• Is an intrical member of the rehabilitation team.
• Is relied on to be the eyes and ears of the rehabilitation team.

What We Offer:
• Financial moving support for eligible positions
• Strong employee benefit package
• Defined Pension Plan
• Mentorship to help orientate, navigate and thrive in your new role
• Focus on diversity and inclusion
• Focus on safety and employee wellness
• Time is best spent in the service of clients

The Salmon Arm Health Centre offers a comprehensive range of services tailored to meet the diverse needs of its community. From innovative treatments to personalized wellness plans, every aspect of the centre is designed to foster healing and promote wellbeing. With a focus on patient-centred care and a commitment to excellence, the Salmon Arm Health Centre embodies a harmonious blend of modern medicine and compassionate support, ensuring that each individual who walks through its doors receives the highest standard of care possible.

Casual Employment Opportunities
Embrace flexibility with casual day shift positions, offering up to 37.5 hours per week. Joining us in a casual role opens doors to internally posted openings, providing the opportunity to apply for permanent or temporary part-time or full-time positions. Interior Health values career growth and many success stories begin with casual on-call positions, evolving into a rewarding, long-term career.

About this location | Nestled in B.C.’s Interior, Salmon Arm offers a serene blend of natural beauty and small-town charm. Surrounded by Shuswap Lake's shimmering waters and picturesque hills, this community is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts. Explore quaint shops and cafes in the vibrant downtown, or stroll along the waterfront for stunning lake views. With endless opportunities for boating, fishing, hiking, and skiing, Salmon Arm is a year-round paradise for adventure seekers. The town's cultural vibrancy shines through festivals, markets, and local events, showcasing its rich heritage and community spirit. Whether you're seeking tranquility in nature or a welcoming community, Salmon Arm invites you to experience its magic and hospitality.

Qualifications

• Completion of a recognized Rehabilitation Assistant Program, or an internationally educated therapist who has the equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
• Valid Driver’s License is 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 Indigenous Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process and/or career exploration, send your question(s) via email to IndigenousEmployment@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 #:

02051114

Employee Type:

CASUAL

Bargaining Unit:

BCGEU

Facility:

SALMON ARM HEALTH CENTRE

Location:

Salmon Arm

Department:

SAC PHYSIOTHERAPY - SHWC

Reports To:

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE LEADER

Hourly Wage:

$29.38 - $30.96

Close Date:

MARCH 31, 2025

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