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Senior Injury Management and Prevention Specialist - Townsville

Job No: KIP417
Location: Townsville

  • Work for a company that has been voted BRW’s Top 20 Best Places to Work 3 years in a row!
  • Uncapped professional development (and we pay for it all)!
  • Work across a range of diverse occupational health services (every day is different)
  • Accelerated career progression within a rapidly growing company

 

So, what exactly does KINNECT do?

At KINNECT we are an occupational health company aimed at keeping people at work Healthy, Safe and Productive. We are a team of 150+ people and every day we help workplaces to manage the health and well-being of their biggest assets – their employees. We employ a multi-disciplinary team of Allied Health Professionals (Physiotherapists, Exercise Physiologist, Occupational Therapists, Psychologists & Rehabilitation Counsellors) and Medical Professionals (Nurses and Doctors) who are passionate about helping people.

We provide a range of Occupational Health services to our clients, across a wide variety of industries, including mining and resources, construction, transport, finance, retail, telecommunications, logistics, local government and community services.

We are not the typical rehabilitation provider whereby you spend all your time managing the return to work of injured workers.  Your caseload at KINNECT will include a variety of tasks including pre-employment assessments, employer-based injury prevention jobs, and workplace rehabilitation.

 

 

Key Benefits of Working at KINNECT

Comprehensive Training

  • We provide all new employees with a comprehensive training program to ensure you are best skilled to make a difference in your new role.
  • You will be reporting to a Clinical Specialist / Regional Manager who will help oversee your professional development and career progression.
  • You will have access to uncapped professional development both internal and external, to further develop your clinical skill set.

Being Part of a Rapidly Growing Organisation

  • It’s an exciting time at KINNECT with new clinics and projects popping up all around Australia. This means we have new and exciting career opportunities constantly in the pipeline. If you want to join a rapidly growing company that focuses on internal promotion, then KINNECT is the right place for you.

Work within a Team of A Players

  • A Players are team members who are high performing, show great initiative and are always up for the challenge. They enjoy working in teams and always demonstrate our core values: Highly Skilled Happy People, Creating Sustainable Value.

Performance Based Incentives

  • We provide all clinical team members with a generous uncapped incentive schemes that are based upon performance. High performers have the opportunity to earn their incentive weekly as well as a quarterly performance incentive.
  • Progression to a higher salary is not time based at KINNECT. You can request a scorecard review whenever you want it. High performers often progress 2-3 scorecard levels a year!
  • Ability to accrue and take flex days when convenient to you!

Use the Latest Technology

  • We are tech driven company that promotes the use of technology to make your job easier and more efficient. For this reason, we will issue you with a Microsoft Surface, Smartphone & you will have access to use of company vehicles.
  • We also use our own internally developed platform (Carelever) that helps make your life and our clients lives easier (Less time spent on administrative tasks).

 

Industry Leading Workplace Culture

  • Be involved with KINNECT’s Kulture calendar with regular social and charity events throughout the year
  • Get paid to take your birthday off every year
  • 4 Weeks Annual Leave + the option to purchase an additional 2 Weeks every year
  • Uncapped Professional Development Program to help you learn and grow into your career with KINNECT
  • Ability to alternate between working from home and the office

 

 

What Your Role Entails

Your work will be varied – no two days are the same. At KINNECT, you have the luxury of working with both insurers and employers as a combined case load, to keep your days interesting and varied. You will have plenty of autonomy to plan your day around your clients. You will see many different injuries, lots of healthy workers and some not so healthy workers, which will get you really thinking! There's no doubt you will see lots of interesting workplaces, meet lots of great people and develop strong working relationships with our clients. 

 

A few things you will be doing include:

Injury Management

  • Assessing injured workers to determine the best way to help them get back to work
  • Visiting workplaces to gain an understanding on what challenges an injured worker may face when trying to get back to work
  • Providing clinical opinions and justification through comprehensive report writing
  • Case management of complex injuries – liaising with treating health professionals to help an injured worker recover and get back to work

Injury Prevention

  • Conducting Pre-Employment Assessments to help ensure workers are fit for work including audiometry, spirometry and drug and alcohol testing
  • Reviewing high risk manual tasks at workplaces to determine how they can be performed more safely
  • Conducting Drug and Alcohol Testing at workplaces
  • Facilitating workshops on health and well-being topics
  • Educating workplaces on how to prevent workplace injuries

 

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • 2+ years clinical or workplace rehabilitation experience
  • Alignment with our Core Values
  • Hold an Allied Health Degree (Occupational Therapy / Exercise Physiology / Physiotherapy
  • Registration with ESSA / AHPRA
  • Ability to work well in a close-knit team and have fun at work
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • A Road Worthy Vehicle

  

HOW TO APPLY

Apply Now at http://kinnect.applynow.net.au/jobs/KIP417.

Please Note: Applications lodged via seek are not received. Please use the Apply Now link above.

If you experience any technical issues while submitting your application please email careers@kinnect.com.au or call us on 07 3999 9326.

 

 

At KINNECT the best is yet to come … so what are you waiting for? Apply Now to make sure you're a part of it!

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