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Occupational Therapist

at Hotazel Clinic
Location Hotazel, South Africa
Date Posted July 4, 2019
Category Health Care Jobs in South Africa
Currency ZAR





An exciting full day opportunity exists for an Occupational Therapist. The successful candidate will be managing the delivery of quality physical and functional assessments and rehabilitation to all care users and supervision of RFA department.


Critical Outputs

Perform work capacity assessments

Perform work visits and ergonomic assessments where necessary

Perform job analyses, risk assessments per job category and profile to determine fitness to work and required intervention and rehabilitation programmes

Assist with alternative placement and disability management

Plan and implement basic health promotion programs linked to improvement of work capacity

Knowledge and understanding of Fatigue Management requirements

Adjust on-site programmes to comply with changing legal requirement



Personal Development

Understanding of monthly budget and financial requirements as well as cost control

Quality assurance and control of the Department

Liaison with other interdisciplinary team members




Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Therapy

At least 2 years of clinical experience will be advantageous

Experience in a vocational rehabilitation / work assessment environment advantageous

RFA Centre experience

Registered with HPCSA

Computer Literacy Microsoft Office

Medical data base experience advantageous

Own transport

MS Office, Word, Excel, Outlook and Power Point proficient

A candidate who is a team player, results-orientated, hard-working with good communication skills and customer orientated will be most suitable for this position




Problem-solving, analysis and judgment



Influencing skills

Business insight

Supervisory and interviewing skills, decision making skills

Attention to detail

Drive and energy

Excellence orientation

Ethical behavior

Building relationships & networking

Customer responsiveness

Verbal & written communication skills

Motivating and developing people

Analytical skills