Kinesiologist (Return to Work)

Kinesiology Grande Prairie, Alberta


Description

Position at Lifemark Health Group

Return to Work Kinesiologist - Grande Prairie, AB (Full time, 1 Year Contract)

We have gone above and beyond to ensure the safety of our patients and employees with PPE provided, the spacing of patients, screening, and more. Extensive safety protocols and procedures have been put into place and are mandatory.

Lifemark Physiotherapy Grande Prairie is currently seeking a registered psychologist to join our clinic! We are pleased to provide physiotherapy, massage therapy, and acupuncture services for recreational, sports, motor vehicle accidents, and WCB related injuries. As a Lifemark employee you will be connected to our national network of clinics and practitioners, in addition to the multidisciplinary team you will work alongside on a daily basis!

In this role your duties may include:

  • Perform biomechanical, fitness, and functional assessments under the mentorship and direction of a physiotherapist
  • Design, implement and supervise graded exercise, work conditioning and/or work hardening programs
  • Perform biweekly reassessment of client progress through functional testing
  • Record functional and subjective findings in client charts on a regular basis
  • Work cooperatively with clients to set and achieve functional goals
  • Conduct group orientation and education lectures and regular one-on-one education to clients
  • Complete functional components of reports for initial, progress and discharge
  • Ensure return to work plans with client and employer have been made and documented in the client chart
  • Assessment Services – perform basic functional capacity evaluations and return to work planning meetings alongside required reporting

  Qualifications:

  • Graduate of university Kinesiology degree program
  • 2+ years of clinical experience is considered a strong asset
  • Experienced in functional testing is considered an asset
  • Registration with or eligibility for registration with the Alberta Kinesiology Association (AKA)

 Apply today! Visit www.lifemark.ca for more information