Rehabilitation Consultant - Occupational Therapist or Exercise Physiologist


Perfect opportunity for a highly motivated OT or EAP to utilise expertise,unleash potential and be rewarded for success

  • Great career progression with ASX listed company
  • Mixed and varied caseloads
  • Competitive salary, pool car, mobile phone and laptop
Introducing Konekt

At Konekt we have a clear vision of what we want to achieve and we are passionate about maximising workforce participation by facilitating timely return to work and injury prevention services. Konekt offer over 25 years of experience providing occupational health and risk management solutions with over 450 staff in 50+ offices across the country. If you want to make a difference and help everyday Australians get back to work and recover from workplace injuries, then you belong at Konekt.

The Role:

An opportunity for a Rehabilitation Consultant is available in Toowoomba working on a varied caseload of Insurance and Government cases with expansion into NDIS sector within the next quarter. 
In this role, you will have full autonomy of your day. You will apply your specialist knowledge and skills in injury recovery and prevention. You will make recommendations to improve function to achieve safe and durable return to work outcomes. You will conduct initial rehabilitation, activities of daily living, functional and worksite assessments in order to develop graduated return to work plans to assist with the timely return to work of your clients. You will be trained in Pre-Employment Screening and have the opportunity to deliver training in areas such as manual handling or ergonomics.
Other responsibilities include:  
  • Applying critical thinking in both assessment and case management scenarios to facilitate optimal outcomes for clients and customers
  • Building relationships with a variety of stakeholders
  • Reporting on activity to meet customer and legislative requirements.
  • Promoting Konekt services to customers where appropriate to generate and cross sell new business.
  • Meeting relevant Konekt accreditation standards and contract requirements such as reporting timeframes, ethical billing, and return to work outcomes
  • Where appropriate for more experienced Consultants, mentoring and training of junior consultants  

The Ideal Candidate: 

You are self-motivated and prefer being responsible for your daily tasks. You enjoy 360 degree case management work with a focus on achieving results. You demonstrate exemplary communication skills and the ability to build rapport with a range of people. In addition, you will possess the following:  
  • AHPRA registered or ESSA Accredited Allied Health Practitioner
  • An Australian Permanent Resident
  • Comcare accredited (desirable but not essential)  
  • New Graduates encouraged to apply
The Konekt benefits:

  • Exposure to the multidisciplinary leadership team with extensive experience in the industry
  • 6 month comprehensive induction program including the Pillars of Case Management
  • New laptop and iPhone to enable portability and remote access to Konekt systems
  • Opportunity to undertake work in regional areas
  • Ability to relocate within Australia and remain with Konekt
  • Relocation assistance

This role will have you working with a team of Consultants who you can bounce off and learn from. You will have the best of both worlds, working in the office and at times off site. Flexible work arrangements are part of our core. We will offer you a stable, secure environment to work dealing with a variety of cases and people. If you are keen for a change from the clinical setting, get in touch to learn more!
To apply, click on the "Apply Now" button to submit your application or call Mindy Laird, Talent Acquisition Business partner on 0439 083 439 for a discussion about your career prospects at Konekt.