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GRADUATE REHABILITATION CONSULTANTS

WORKFOCUS GROUP

WOLLONGONG, NSW, 2500

FULL TIME

About Us

WorkFocus Australia is part of the Work Health Group of associated companies, WorkFocus Australia commenced operations as a provider of Workplace Rehabilitation and Injury Management Services and has grown organically and through acquisition. Since 1989 we have assisted over 50,000 people, engaged with over 40,000 employers and been a preferred supplier to all of Australia's worker’s compensation insurers.

Graduate Program – What can we do for you?

We value our employees and our success is attributed to the contributions of our team members. We endeavour to strengthen and develop our employees through a holistic graduate program. Working for WorkFocus means:

National organisation with Australia wide opportunities
Mentorship – Shadow then be guided by an industry experienced Senior Rehabilitation Consultant who will assist with your transition into the workplace and occupational rehabilitation industry.
Excellent career development and progression – Many of our business managers were once graduates themselves with WorkFocus Australia.
Supportive Team environment - It is not just the job itself, but the people and the relationships you form that make the job what it is.
Social Club
Role specific benefits:

Supportive Induction program
Above industry standard salary packages
Quarterly bonuses to reward excellent results
Petrol allowance
Phone and iPad
Flexible work arrangements
Long service leave after 7 years instead of 10!
Regional to City Graduate Program

Including the above benefits graduates can opt to be a part of thhe Regional to City Graduate Program. Our Regional to City Graduate Program allows you to build your competence and expertise in a regional location. After a 12-month period we will provide you with the opportunity (and some assistance) to relocate to, and continue working from, one of our city offices. Our regional offices include Canberra ACT, Newcastle NSW, Wollongong NSW, Orange NSW and Bunbury WA.

The role – What to expect?

Currently we are looking for graduates to join our team in the following offices:

Sydney - Liverpool (NSW) - Newcastle - Orange - Wollongong - Canberra - Melbourne

As a Rehabilitation Consultant you will play an important part in assisting injured workers to rehabilitate and to return to work.

Duties of the role include:

Conducting a variety of assessments specific to your Allied Health Qualifications
Actively market the skills of your client to employers and assisting with their return to work (RTW)
Actively working with key stakeholders, including Workcover agents, medical and health practitioners and injured workers to effectively achieve RTW outcomes
Over time you will slowly manage your own caseload and become an independent Rehabilitation Consultant.

About you

You will have an interest in the Occupational Rehabilitation sector and a desire to assist injured workers in returning to the Workforce. You will also possess the following;

Degree in either Occupational Therapy / Psychology / Physiotherapy or Rehabilitation Counselling
A car and a Drivers Licence
Competent time management skills
Competent communication skills – both oral and written.


RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

  • Rehabilitation Counsellor
  • Social Worker - Mental Health and Substance Abuse
  • Social Worker
  • Rehabilitation Psychologist
  • Medical and Public Health Social Worker

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