Urgent: Physical Therapist need near Newark NJ

Newark, NJ 22 days ago

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Category Schools - PT
Job Type Contract

Job Title: School Physical Therapists

Location: Newark NJ  

Job Type: Full-time (35 hours/week); Hours: 8:30AM-3:15PM; Start/End Date: ASAP-6/26/2024 NSY

Job Description: We are seeking a skilled and compassionate School Physical Therapist to join our educational team. As a School PT, you will provide specialized therapy services to students with physical disabilities or impairments, helping them achieve their maximum potential in an educational setting. This is a  position that offers a rewarding opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of students.


  • Conduct comprehensive assessments to evaluate students' physical abilities and needs
  • Develop and implement individualized treatment plans based on assessment results
  • Provide direct physical therapy services to students, including therapeutic exercises, stretches, and manual techniques
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other members of the educational team to create an integrated approach to student care
  • Monitor students' progress and make necessary adjustments to treatment plans
  • Assist in the selection and fitting of appropriate assistive devices and equipment
  • Educate and train school staff, parents, and caregivers on techniques and strategies to support students' physical development and well-being
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation of therapy sessions and student progress
  • Attend and participate in team meetings, workshops, and professional development activities as required


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited program
  • Valid state licensure as a Physical Therapist
  • Previous experience working in a school or pediatric setting is preferred
  • Knowledge of special education practices and Individualized Education Programs (IEPs)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with a multidisciplinary team
  • Excellent organizational and time management abilities
  • Passion for working with children and making a positive difference in their lives


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision insurance plans
  • Retirement savings plan with employer contribution
  • CEUs Reimbursements 

To Apply: Please apply on website or submit your resume to [email protected]. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Soliant is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage individuals from diverse backgrounds to apply.

 Feel free to contact me via phone, text or email at 678-748-5320 for any additional information!

Stephanie Francis
Senior Account Executive | Soliant Health
(678) 748-5320
[email protected]

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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