Rehabilitation Consultant (Occupational Therapist/Physio/Exercise Physiologist)


Seeking a highly motivated Occupational Therapist/Physiotherapist/Exercise Physiologist to join a national WHS solutions provider in Wollongong

  • Combination of work in both Occupational Rehabilitation and NDIS.
  • Excellent career development and progression opportunities
  • Join a passionate, sociable team at ASX-listed WHS solutions provider, Konekt
The Konekt Benefits:
  • We promote many different career pathway advancement opportunities internally through to national placements across over 50 offices
  • A supportive national network of Leaders and mentors across the health profession
  • Enjoy great benefits such as: a competitive salary, pool car, iPhone and laptop, and the opportunity to purchase extra leave, EAP, Novated lease and more
  • Relocation support offered for the right person!
  • We are open to part time or full time arrangements
Opportunities now exist for an Occupational Therapist/ Physiotherapist  or Exercise Physiologist to join our experienced team of Allied Health Professionals in Wollongong as a Rehabilitation Consultant.

Using your clinical expertise, you will manage a variety of cases to support successful return to work initiatives for our clients. You will gain experience across a range of issues from NDIS, Insurance and Corporate and Government.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Clinical / Community Assessments/Support under the NDIS
  • Ideally with knowledge and skills to conduct assessments such as initial rehabilitation, manual handling training, rehabilitation assessments, workplace assessments and job task analysis
    - Injury Management and rehabilitation consultancy
    - Activities of daily living assessments
    - Physical capacity evaluations
    - Work Health Safety Awareness
  • Planning, coordinating and monitoring implementation of Konekt programs including complex case management of same and new (redeployment) employer, advocation and job seeking programs and pre-employment screening
  • Self-led and results-focused to drive 360 case management - achieving safe and durable Return to Work or optimal function outcomes within case management.
  • Meeting or exceeding targets and expectation while maintaining quality and client / customer care
  • Liaising with key stakeholders and building strong relationships to facilitate the achievement of business objectives
Who you are:

You will be a driven and passionate professional with a genuine interest in assisting injured clients back to the workforce. You will also possess the following:
  • Full registration with AHPRA or ESSA
  • Comcare accredited (desirable but not essential)
  • Relish the prospect of being a person who is inspired to make an impact to the lives of others
  • Experienced in rehabilitation, clinical or occupational health settings
  • Exemplary communication skills and the ability to build relationships with a range of people
  • Business acumen and the motivation to achieve financial targets
  • The successful applicant must currently hold or agree to undertake a pre-employment national criminal check
For a confidential discussion on furthering your career with Konekt, please call Simone, Talent Acquisition Business Partner on (02) 9307 4028 or email your application directly via the 'apply for this job' function.