Rehab First is one of Ontario`s largest multidisciplinary assessment and treatment organizations, numbering approximately 100 professional staff who are supported by the Psychologists and Physicians of our MEDNet® roster. Our values of sincerity, commitment and self-improvement inspire us to restore hope and function to clients whose lives have been affected by serious injury and illness. Our disciplines include Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech-Language Pathology, Counselling, Professional Case Management, Rehabilitation Therapy, Life Care Planning and Future Care Cost Reporting. At Rehab First, Occupational Therapists perform assessments and treatments on a wide variety of cases and are often assigned Case Lead responsibilities on the complex ones.


We are currently seeking an experienced full time Occupational Therapist for the Kitchener -Waterloo and surrounding areas.


Key Responsibilities:

  • General and specialized assessments, such as those for physical and cognitive capacities, mobility, and attendant care needs
  • Identifying and specifying assessment and treatment plans and obtaining client and third party approval to proceed with them
  • Research and creation of OCF-18 claim forms for Ontario Statutory Accident Benefits (SABS)
  • Cultivating referral customer relationships, such as those with insurers, lawyers, physicians and psychologists
  • Device and equipment specification, requisition and placement


Key Qualifications:

  • University degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Registration with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
  • Valid CPR certificate
  • Superior communication, planning, problem-solving, time management and documentation skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively as a member of a multidisciplinary team
  • Self-motivated, with demonstrated ability to manage a busy and varied case load
  • Completion of a satisfactory Police Vulnerable Sector Check


Rehab First offers:

  • Opportunity to work from home or an office (Laptop and phone provided)
  • Flexible schedule
  • Experienced, personable and accessible management for ongoing support and mentorship
  • Administrative support
  • Opportunities for career and clinical skill advancement (e.g. management positions, case management, professional development etc.)
  • Diverse caseload with a mix of assessment and treatment  


All applicants must also have a valid driver’s license, access to a reliable vehicle and be willing to travel.


If this opportunity appeals to you, please forward your resume and cover letter to:

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.

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