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Rehabilitation Consultant – Occupational Therapist

Job Description

Our Client:

Our client is a Queensland owned and operated Injury Management Service Provider, operating for close to 20 years. Our client is passionate about achieving positive health and wellbeing outcomes in the workplace. Their values of integrity and respect for others underpin everything they do. 

About the role:

Looking for your next great opportunity? We are seeking a dynamic Rehabilitation Consultant to come join the team in Cairns.

As a Rehabilitation Consultant, you will assess, plan, organise, and participate in workplace rehabilitative programs to help clients achieve positive workplace health outcomes. Our client has a strong focus on early intervention strategies and you will have the opportunity to provide preventative occ health strategies on site with clients in a 1:1 and group settings. Your days will include a mix of case management of clients on different compensable schemes, income protection, worksite assessments and workshops. 

This is a full-time position, part time will also be considered. Graduates through to senior applicants are being considered!


  • Remuneration based on billable hours commitment and experience 
  • Flexible hours and work arrangements
  • Career development support
  • Formal mentorship program 
  • Tools of trade - laptop, mobile phone, ipad all provided 
  • Professional development 
  • Access to fleet vehicles 

About You:

  • Relevant Tertiary qualifications in Occupational Therapy
  • AHPRA registration
  • Industry experience in Occupational Rehabilitation (highly regarded)
  • Experience within employment services (highly regarded)
  • Ideally a minimum of 2 years experience
  • Mediation or Facilitated Discussion experience is also desirable but not essential 
  • Knowledge of Workers' Compensation and injury management
  • Outstanding communication and networking skills
  • Excellent writing skills and experience writing reports
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment 
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team 
  • Australian driver's licence 
  • Willingness to travel locally and regionally as needed 
  • Eligible to work permanently in Australia

About Us: 
MediRecruit provides a specialist healthcare recruitment and career advisory service for Allied Health professionals in Australia, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. Our dynamic team of recruiters have healthcare backgrounds and are passionate about sharing their expert advice -
Clare Jones, Occupational Therapist
Danielle Weedon, Physiotherapist
Eleanor Dwyer, Physiotherapist
Harriet Yeates, Occupational Therapist
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How to Apply:  
Please apply and one of our Healthcare Specialists will call you for a confidential discussion. Or contact Eleanor Dwyer - Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Job posted on: July 19, 2024

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