Horizon Health Rehab Assistant (Permanent Full Time), Extra Mural-Driscoll Unit (Moncton) Full Time in Moncton, NB

Horizon Health

Branch Moncton NB CA

Rehab Assistant (Permanent Full Time), Extra Mural-Driscoll Unit (Moncton)
Moncton, NB

Please quote Competition # 2017-28504-External . Competencies identified by Horizon Health Network:. Direct Patient Care Duties….

Horizon Health Network is an equal opportunity employer.

Competition #: 2017-28504 External
Bargaining Unit: CUPE
Zone: Moncton
Department: Extra Mural-Driscoll Unit (Moncton)
Facility: Extra-Mural
Posting Type: Permanent Full Time
Job Title: Rehab Assistant
Language: English Essential
Hours of Work: Days, Subject to change due to operational requirements
Salary: $20.7391 to $22.3237 per hour

Job Purpose:

Participates with members of the interprofessional team to provide care to clients whose primary focus of care is rehabilitation in order to restore, maintain and /or enhance the clients/patients level of functional independence.


  • High school graduation or equivalent, plus an additional Rehabilitation techniques program/course of over one year and up to two years.
  • Current BLS certification or willingness to obtain within 6 months
  • Ability to attend work on a regular basis.
  • Ability to perform the duties of the position.
  • Good work record.
  • Written and spoken competence in English required.

Key Responsibilities:

Direct Patient Care Duties

  • Implements client centered treatment/care plans or programs with individual clients or in group sessions, as developed by the assigned members of inter professional team.
  • Assists the assigned members of the inter-professional team, in conducting screenings and/or following specific screening protocols.
  • Interacts with clients on different therapy as outlined in the care plan, while adapting activities and materials to the patient’s age, developmental abilities and/or limitations.
  • Assists clients in functional activities as part of the recovery process.
  • Monitors, recognizes and reports changes in client’s status and response to interventions.
  • Prepares and organizes materials, equipment and documents for therapy sessions.
  • Documents client progress as per established standards and reports progress to assigned members of the inter-professional team.
  • Provide education and support to clients, care providers and the community, as directed by members of the interprofessional team.

Other Duties

  • Performs minor adjustments to equipment and maintains an inventory of supplies and equipment.
  • Cleans and disinfects materials and equipment as specified by the infection control protocols.
  • Fabricates assistive and/or rehabilitative devices following already made patterns.
  • Supports the members of the inter-professional team in organizing and preparing presentations.
  • Maintains, prepares, develops and organizes materials for handouts and packages.
  • Shows others how to perform tasks or duties as part of the departmental orientation.


  • Competencies identified by Horizon Health Network:
  • Communication
  • Flexibility
  • Interpersonal Relations
  • Patient/Client Focus
  • Planning and Prioritizing Work Results
  • Orientation
  • Teamwork and Collaboration

Applications for this position must be submitted on-line by November 1, 2017.

Note: There will be no further postings for this position should there be no fully qualified applicants. If you wish to be considered for this position and have most of the qualifications as posted and the registration or licensure where required, you are encouraged to apply at this time.

Please quote Competition # 2017-28504-External . Horizon Health Network appreciates expressed interest, however, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Human Resources Department, Horizon Health Network.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Moncton, NB, CA
Posted on: 2017-10-29
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