Position Title: Rehab Specialist (Experienced Occupational Therapist)

 

Department: Health Services

 

Location: Durban

 

Band Level: 10/11

 

 

MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB:         

 

The incumbent of this position will adhere to all legislative requirements in order to fulfil the necessary job requirements to support the Plant, Health Services and TSAM Employees to ensure healthy & fully functioning employees

 

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS

 

q  Evaluate a patient’s work station and, based on the patient’s health needs, identify potential improvements

q  Evaluate a patient’s condition and needs and develop a treatment plan for patients

q  Develop rehabilitation/ strengthening programs on a case by case basis

q  Assess and record patients’ activities and progress for patient evaluations, for billing, and for reporting to physicians and other healthcare providers

q  Conduct testing as and when required

q  Data analysis and reporting

q  Update SAP records with any limitations and/ recommendations

q  Monthly reporting on key activities as required by Health Services

q  Progress reports

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  1. Qualification:
  • Recognised qualification  in Occupational Therapy and current registration with HPCSA
  • Sound understanding of rehabilitation principles, OHS Act & Regulations
  • Proven ability in physical therapy for body strengthening, rehabilitation and physical performance improvement.
  1. Experience/ Knowledge:

 

  • Experience in rehabilitation projects in an industrial environment will be an advantage
  • Minimum 2 years’ Experience in Occupational Therapy experience
  • Experience in  an industrial environment will be an advantage
  • Experience with medical aid claims
  • Knowledge and understanding of H&S Management systems
  • Computer skills (particularly in Microsoft Excel, Word & PowerPoint)
  • Accident / root cause analysis
  • Presentation / training skills

 

COMPETENCIES OF THE JOB:

 

  1. Accurate Information Gathering and Analysis
  2. Awareness and Commitment to our Mission
  3. Perseverance
  4. Maintain confidentiality of patient information and records
  5. Medical services must be delivered in a professional competent manner
  6. Coherent, comprehensive & factually correct record keeping.
  7. Maintain a good working order and hygienic work station at all times.
  8. Ability to work independently with highly motivated approach
  9. Excellent Communication skills

 

Please forward your CV with copies of your certificate’s to nbaccus@toyota.co.za (Wellness Health Outcomes HR Office) on or before 30th April 2017.

 

APPOINTMENT WILL BE MADE IN LINE WITH THE COMPANY’S EE PLAN