Case Manager (Absence Management) - Halifax, NS

  • Category
    Office, clerical & administrative - Employee Services
  • Job type
    Temporary/Contract
  • Location
    Halifax, Nova Scotia

Adecco is currently hiring for a Bilingual and a Uni-lingual Case Manager for Absence Management Solutions team with a top Insurance company in Halifax, NS. We are looking for an action-oriented individual with strong team building, relationship management, and problem-solving skills to join its fast-paced team.
This Case Manager role is a 1-year contract and has a pay rate of $25.00 per hour. Hours : 9.00am to 5.00pm

The ideal candidate for this Case Manager position, must have
1. A Healthcare background,
2. Excellent customer service skills
3. Ability to make decisions on crucial matters. 

As a Case Manager you will be responsible for reporting to the supervisor, and in collaboration with the return to work specialist,  for developing, monitoring and implementing innovative vocational rehabilitation services and goal orientated rehabilitation plans for claimants. You will be in direct contact with policyholders, claimants, physicians and other health care professionals in order to facilitating more timely return to work for claimants. 

Case Manager Qualifications: 
• Related University degree 
• Excellent written and oral communication skills in English and in French 
• PC skills - Windows, Word and Excel 
• Knowledge of medical terminology 

Case Manager Qualities: 
• Customer service 
• Negotiation skills 
• Excellent interpersonal and conflict management skills 
• Proven analytical, organization, creativity and decision making skills 

Fresh Graduates from a Health Science background - APPLY TODAY. Bilingual in French and English is an Asset. 
Case Manager Education Requirements: 
This is what we consider as acceptable Health Care backgrounds: 
• BA in Kinesiology with relevant clinical experience 
• BSc and up in Kinesiology 
• Physiotherapy 
• Occupational Therapy 
• BA in Psychology with relevant clinical experience (BA Psych alone is not enough as the degree is too general), MA in Psychology and up 
• Registered Nurse or Nurse Practitioners (RNAs and RPNs are not considered sufficient) 
• Chiropractors 
• Foreign trained physicians who are not yet licensed to practice in Canada 
Individual will need to have graduated from a Canadian University for foreign equivalent (that we recognize and accept). We would also expect that they are in good standing with their applicable practicing body/association

If you are interested in this Case Manager (Absence Management) in Halifax, NS, please apply to this posting today! Also, please visit our Adecco website to check out other opportunities available at www.adecco.ca

  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number CA_EN_1_026602_11983529

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.