Community Occupational Therapist - Rehab Services Job in Kingston for CBI Health Group |

Community Occupational Therapist - Rehab Services

March 31 2022
Industries Healthcare, social assistance
Categories Govt., NPO, Social & Community Work, Health, Medical, HR, Training, Marketing, Communications, Public Relations, Patient Care Support, Social Work, Counselling, Psychology, Therapy Services
Kingston, ON

Community Occupational Therapist - Rehab Services – Kingston, ON

CBI Health is Canada’s leading community healthcare provider, and our passionate team is at the heart of what we do. Every day, our 13,000 staff make a meaningful difference in our clients’ lives as we live the core values that define us: heart, respect, reliability, teamwork and innovation. Along with mentoring and continuous learning opportunities to help advance your career, we are building a culture of inspiration, recognition and celebration for the meaningful work our team does every day, all across the country. Join the new CBI Health and find where your better begins. Learn more at

About Rehabilitation Services

CBI Health's Rehabilitation Services supports both the physical and mental health and well-being of Canadians from coast to coast. We offer personalized rehabilitation services to help our clients live a healthy, active and independent lifestyle. We provide community-based rehabilitation including physiotherapy, sports medicine, osteopathic and chiropractic care for our clients, helping them regain mobility and enjoy a better quality of life. Our services focus on the individual, meaning we design our treatment plans around unique needs and goals, adhering to best practices and consistently delivering the highest standards of quality care for the best possible outcomes for our clients.

About this opportunity

If you are an enthusiastic Occupational Therapist who is eager to make a difference and do truly transformative work, all while achieving personal and professional growth, CBI Health Rehab Services has an exciting opportunity for you to join our dynamic multidisciplinary Community team. We are looking for someone who wants variety and flexibility in their day, knows how to be an advocate for their clients, is excited at the thought of incorporating advanced technologies in their practice, desires mentorship and comprehensive training, and thrives in a role that offers autonomy and independence.

As a full-time Occupational Therapist serving the Kingston area, you will be part of a team working in the community, offering programs and services ranging from behavioural activation programs, exposure therapy and psychological trauma programs, in-home and hospital discharge assessments, return to work coordination and education, as well as working directly with employers to deliver preventative education and measures around workplace mental health. If you have the proven ability to deliver excellence in client outcomes, enjoy working with clients one to one while also working with psychologists and psychotherapists, and like the idea of being connected with a national network of highly trained experts, then this position is the perfect fit for you.

Take an inside look at what you’ll do each day

  • Work closely with first responders and their employers, including police, fire, EMS, and corrections services
  • Be creative in treatment plans, especially with both Imaginal and In Vivo methods within trauma and exposure therapies
  • Work with your clients throughout their entire treatment plan, from assessment to discharge, and be involved in the final positive outcome
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues and other health professionals (e.g. psychology, psychotherapy) both locally and nationally to deliver excellent client outcomes, and have access to extensive educational resources and subject matter experts
  • Be innovative by incorporating new technologies, like our VR headsets, into your therapies
  • Work with WSIB complex files
  • Conduct hospital discharges
  • Perform attendant care assessments, with completion of Form 1’s
  • Provide assessment and treatment to a wide variety of clients with varying needs, including those with chronic and/or mental health conditions
  • Coordinate the delivery/installation and set-up of assistive devices and/or home modifications, and personal support worker services, as well as the transportation/rehabilitation needs of clients with acute injuries post discharge
  • Coordinate the return to work process with all stakeholders in a timely way, ensuring a smooth transition into the workplace
  • Work closely with the team and other resources to develop new programs to meet identified client needs
  • Perform regular, timely charting, reporting and communication, and record workload measurement data
  • Teach a variety of group education classes

What you need to be successful

  • Passion about your profession, commitment to ongoing professional development, and dedication to providing excelled client care
  • Registration in good standing with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced, changing environment
  • Strong clinical skills in one or more of the following: complex orthopaedic injury, mental Health, or vocational rehabilitation
  • Strong critical thinking, decision-making and analysis skills
  • Experience in the private sector, particularly with auto sector legislation and WSIB
  • Enthusiasm for working collaboratively within an interdisciplinary team
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Empathy and an effective ability to build rapport with clients
  • A valid driver’s licence and have access to a reliable vehicle
  • The ability to work both independently and as part of a team, and to facilitate our clients’ needs by exceeding their goals
  • All team members are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof of vaccination upon hire or provide a valid medical exemption

What CBI Health offers you

  • Continuous learning and skills development, including management opportunities
  • Training and mentoring from a national network of experts
  • Competitive compensation with comprehensive benefits and rewards package, including group health, dental and vision benefits, paid 100% by the employer
  • Flexible working hours and virtual care options
  • Excellent administrative support, so you can focus on your patients
  • Flexible hours, which allow work-life balance and focus on quality of life
Our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion

CBI Health is committed to providing a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace where everyone feels safe and accepted as their authentic selves. We actively seek qualified candidates who share our commitment to equity and inclusion and contribute to the diversification of ideas and perspectives that help us innovate and provide the best possible care to our clients.

We welcome applications from all individuals regardless of race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristics that make each of us different.

In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and CBI Policies on Accommodation, a request for accommodation will be accepted as part of our hiring process. Please inform your recruiter if you have any accommodation requests.

Apply now!