Kinesiologist

CBI Health Group - New Minas, NS (30+ days ago)

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Registered Kinesiologist - New Minas, NS

If you’re an energetic, enthusiastic Kinesiologist seeking personal and professional growth, CBI Health Group has an excellent opening that will enable you to meet your career goals while enjoying the support of one of the largest healthcare networks in Canada.

Our CBI Health Centre is looking for a Full-time Registered Kinesiologist to complement our talented interdisciplinary team. This is your opportunity to do the work you love every day. Using your exercise therapy skills, you will achieve outstanding clinical outcomes and client engagement with the people that you treat while helping your clients to return to work and everyday activities at all stages of rehabilitation.

PRIMARY DUTIES

As a Registered Kinesiologist, you will:
Treat Motor Vehicle Accidents (MVA), LTD, WCB and private patients in a gym setting;
Work under the direction of the Chiropractor, Physiotherapist and/or Occupational Therapist in matters regarding treatment, progression of treatment and management of the client;
Design and implement a therapeutic exercise program to meet the identified client needs;
Complete employer assessments such as Physical Demands Analysis (PDA), Post Offer Employment Testing (POET) and Functional Abilities Evaluation (FAE) to confirm job capability of essential job demands;
Prepare progress and discharge reports delegated by the treating clinician;
Assist the treating clinician with return to work planning;
Ensure the gym area is presentable, organized and free of obvious safety hazards.

QUALIFICATIONS

To take on the role of Registered Kinesiologist, you must:
Be a graduate of a University Kinesiology program;
Have excellent time management and organizational skills and the ability to work independently;
Be comfortable working collaboratively within an interdisciplinary team;
Have excellent oral and written communication skills;
Work hard to improve your skills;
Be empathetic with an effective ability to build rapport with patients;
Be proficient in the use of Microsoft Word and Excel;
Be able to work both independently and as part of a team, and to facilitate our clients’ needs by exceeding their goals.

About CBI Health Group:
For over 40 years, CBI has been working every day to improve the health and enrich the lives of Canadians.

As Canada’s largest provider of community healthcare services, CBI is made up of over 13,000 physiotherapists, occupational therapists, registered massage therapists, kinesiologists, chiropractors, speech-language pathologists, psychologists, physicians, nurses, dietitians, behavioural therapists, administrators, and professionals.

CBI is set apart by the unique ability to work as an integrated network to foster ongoing learning, enhance best practices, improve access to care for all Canadians and achieve the best outcomes possible for our clients. With a talented, interdisciplinary team of caregivers and professionals, CBI provides the right services, in the right place, at the right time.

To learn more about CBI, please visit www.cbi.ca. Check out CBI on Facebook at facebook.com/cbihealthgroup and on Twitter at twitter.com/cbihealthgroup.