Our Group Practice at Nurture is looking for a Rehabilitation Program Manager (Rehab Intervention Leader) to join their team. Are you a person who enjoys managing an IDT team? Do you have compassion for people and their families?


  • Degree or Diploma in any of the therapy professions (Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy).
  • Registered with the HPCSA with knowledge of the ICF framework.
  • Minimum of 5 years relevant rehabilitation experience.
  • Computer literacy with strong administration and organizational skills.
  • Coaching and Leadership skills.


  • To be involved/responsible for physical rehabilitation and be a member of the management team of the hospital.
  • Demonstrates working knowledge of the interrelationships of speech, occupational, physical therapy, or other rehabilitation programs in patient care.
  • Ability to work in collaboration with other health care providers, staff, family, and patients in meeting patient needs.
  • Demonstrates good planning, organizational and interpersonal skills necessary to maintain a safe, orderly and goal directed work environment for self and the therapy team.
  • To plan and conduct team meetings and generate reports and FIM scores to the respective Funders.
  • To assist the therapy team with applications for provision of equipment needs.
  • To discuss the rehabilitation program with the patient and family members.
  • To be able to acknowledge & consider different views regarding treatment of patients in the unit and to be responsible for the final decision (in consultation with the primary doctor) regarding admissions, referrals, consequences, therapeutic treatment & discharges.
  • Oversee the discipline of the team as a whole & the conduct of its team members.
  • Be responsible for establishing & maintaining professional relationships with the referral community including physicians, external professionals & nursing.
  • Work well with other key areas within the hospital including, admin, nursing & maintenance.


  • Cost to Company – Starting from R 40 270,80


If you meet the above criteria and have the relevant experience and attributes, please submit your CV to Alet at, clearly marked “RIL-ILE”.  Should you not receive a response within two weeks after the closing date, kindly accept that your application has not been successful.

Closing date for applications is 23 May 2024

Disclaimer: The Employer reserves the right to withdraw the advertisement at any time.

1. Relationships

Patient centred care allows you to connect with patients and make a difference.

2. Good salary

You are able to earn a salary that makes you feel secure.

3. Opportunities

Support and training is encouraged to grow and diversify your skills.

4. Environment

Pleasant work environment that is challenging and innovative.

5. Colleagues

Working alongside a multidisciplinary team of friendly colleagues and doctors.