Monday , January 18 2021

Coles Jobs in Perth – Health and Wellbeing Advisor

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Job Description:

Above all, we value the health, safety and wellbeing of our people and customers. Our Safety team is committed to driving this culture right across the business. Through raising awareness and support, and guiding each other on best practices, we’re building a happier, safer and more energised workplace every day.

You’ll help to develop and deliver a tailored health and well-being program (for our Eastern Creek sites) that’s in line with workforce issues discovered from demographic and workers compensation data.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Executing the pre-employment functional screening process as part of the overall fitness for work strategy and conduct pre-employment functional capacity evaluations in accordance with industry tools
  • Ensuring all workers compensation case files are maintained in line with legislative requirements
  • Coaching and supporting the site management team to deliver excellence in workers compensation, injury management and fitness for work processes
  • Facilitating fit for work processes in consultation with the Site Manager, State Safety Manager and People and Culture Manager
  • Project managing allied health providers engaged on the site including, but not limited to, onsite physiotherapy
  • Liaising with Treating Medical Practitioners and Coles Team Cover (CTC) Case Managers to develop a holistic and strategic case management plan for each claim

Job Requirements:

Qualification & Experience:

  • The know how when it comes to conducting Functional Capacity Evaluations
  • Experience and technical knowledge of Workers Compensation Legislation, as well as an excellent understanding of injury mechanism and recovery
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in a physical allied health profession (preferably Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Exercise Physiology) with a few years’ experience in workplace rehabilitation
  • An ability to oversee all parts of the supply chain injury management spectrum (InjuryCare, SafetyCare etc.)
  • Excellent leadership, coaching, analytical and interpersonal skills with a level of confidence to engage with Medical Practitioners
  • The ability to influence a range of stakeholders and work in a dynamic environment with Team Members from diverse backgrounds

Job Details:

Company: Coles

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Perth, AU

Application Deadline: N/A

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