Rehabilitation Assistant Job Description

The Rehabilitation Assistant or Aide is an associate of the Health Care Team, functioning under the general direction of Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist or nursing. S/he must be very aware of the rehabilitation needs of all patients, and will perform and strengthen programs designed and selected for individual patients by the Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist.

The following Rehabilitation Assistant Resume Sample along with this rehab assistant cover letter will give you a good opportunity to prepare your job application package. Besides, this resume is also useful for the following positions:
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• Central Supply Aide
• Chiropractic Assistant
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• Morgue Attendant

Rehabilitation Assistant Resume Sample

Sara K. Smith

Apt 101, Example Avenue, Edmonton AB S9R 6E9
(999) 999-9999, Email Address

OBJECTIVE: A Rehabilitation Assistant position with a reputed healthcare facility.

• Over three years of experience in a health care setting
• Experience working with the disable and elderly clients
• Maintained Standards of the Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy departments are
• Ability to examine client’s activities and report same
• Created a neat and arranged work environment
• Confidentiality is maintained in all matters pertaining to NEHA, the clients and their families.
• Demonstrated care and caution when working with patients and equipment


Jan 2009 – May 2011
St. Louis Physiotherapy Clinic, Edmonton, AB
Rehab Aide

• Prepared patients for treatment by carrying to and from healing area
• Helped in the record, ordering, and repairs of therapy equipment
• Performed small repairs and reports faulty equipment
• Took part in patient conferences to give feedback to care teams on patient development
• Maintained records for example statistics, and inventories, and executed associated duties using a computer and word processing software tools
• Maintained work area by cleaning, transporting, storing and examining equipment
• Taught patients in self care and helpful activities of everyday living
• Reported observations on patient health development and condition to staff therapist
• Assisted therapist in creation, modifying, and adapting self-help plans and tools

High School Diploma – 2005

• Certificate in Health Care Aide Course
• Current CPR Certification

• Effective communication and interpersonal skills
• Able to perform job efficiently with minimal supervision
• Proven ability to arrange and prioritize tasks in order of significance
• Well-versed in operating related equipment

REFERENCES: Available on request