School Physical Therapist Contract Opportunity

Riverside, CA 18 days ago

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Category Schools - PT
Job Type Contract

School-Based Physical Therapist (Contract) - Riverside, CA

Position Overview: We are seeking a dedicated and experienced School-Based Physical Therapist to join our team in Riverside, CA. As a Physical Therapist, you will play a vital role in supporting the physical health and well-being of students within our district. This is a contract position aimed at providing essential therapy services to students in need, promoting their ability to participate fully in the educational environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct comprehensive evaluations of students' physical abilities and needs.
  • Develop and implement individualized treatment plans to address students' motor skills, mobility, and functional limitations.
  • Provide direct physical therapy services, including therapeutic exercises, manual therapy, and assistive device training.
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other members of the educational team to integrate therapy goals into the students' educational plans.
  • Monitor and document students' progress towards goals, adjusting treatment plans as needed.
  • Participate in multidisciplinary meetings and contribute to the development of students' Individualized Education Programs (IEPs).

Requirements:

  • Master's degree (or higher) in Physical Therapy from an accredited institution.
  • Valid California license or eligibility for licensure as a Physical Therapist.
  • At least one year of recent experience working as a Physical Therapist, preferably in a school or pediatric setting.
  • Knowledge of pediatric therapy techniques, assessments, and interventions.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse student populations and multidisciplinary teams.

Benefits:

  • $55 - $57 an hour
  • Weekly pay 
  • Healthcare benefits.
  • Retirement options.
  • Professional support and development opportunities.
  • Personalized recruiter experience to support your career growth.

How to Apply: If you're interested in scheduling a time to interview for this position, please reach out to our Recruiting Advisor, Chris Morsa, or apply directly!

Chris Morsa
Recruiting Advisor
Call/Text (847) 982.7427
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Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

  • Competitive Salary
  • Weekly Paycheck
  • Matching 401(k) Plan
  • Extensive Medical Coverage
  • Licensing Assistance
  • Custom Housing
  • Travel Assistance
  • Professional Development Reimbursement