RTW Solutions is a national provider of workplace health, injury management and rehabilitation services. We provide return to work, training and counselling services to help our clients overcome barriers to employment following illness or injury, and to achieve optimal health and professional outcomes.
We are currently seeking a rehabilitation counsellor to join our multidisciplinary team of allied health professionals. You will help people from prevention to recovery, provide counselling and guidance on health and safety issues and injury management, and liaise with government agencies, health professionals, employers and insurers.
Perform vocational assessment, reporting, case management and counselling
Develop return to work plans
Conduct case reviews with other medical/health professionals
Encourage and support injured people to be positive about their prognosis and actively participate in rehabilitation programs
Provide creative and strategic assistance to help clients overcome barriers to employment following illness or injury
Work with employment placement consultants to help clients return to suitable employment
A dynamic, energetic, goal-oriented and problem-solving approach to rehabilitation
Degree in rehabilitation counselling or other relevant degree
Full registration with the Psychology Board of Australia and/or eligibility for ASORC or RCAA membership
Minimum of 2 years of experience working in a rehabilitation or therapeutic environment
Outstanding interpersonal, negotiating and time-management skills
Excellent report-writing skills
Full knowledge of workers’ compensation, rehabilitation and OH&S legislation
Computer proficiency and driver’s licence
In return, we offer a supportive work culture, employee benefits, professional training and development, performance incentives and flexible working hours.
If you would like to apply for this rewarding role, please send your resume and cover letter to Emma Gibbs, HR Director, firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (07) 8888 8888 for more information.