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School Physical Therapy Jobs

As a school physical therapist, you help children in their ability to move throughout the school and participate in classroom activities. Now it’s our turn to help you with an excellent school therapy job in school or facility of your choice.

We understand what makes you tick, and we are dedicated to helping you make the most of your career in school physical therapy. That means helping you find your kind of work, in your kind of school, on your terms, in the region of the country you want to live in. Whether you’re interested in a permanent, contract or temp-to-hire school PT job, Soliant has multiple assignments with your name on them, in communities that are just your size.

School Physical Therapy Duties

A school physical therapist is unique from a regular physical therapist, as they must keep in mind the needs and limitations of school-aged children. School physical therapists play an essential role in the physical and physiological health and well-being of their students, helping them heal in a way that does not interrupt the flow of their learning or education. Physical therapists are essentially required to track daily progress of students, maintain their attendance records, provide direct student-therapist contact with the injured area, recommend adaptive technology, make environmental accommodations and instruct others on how to best help the student while maintaining a successful education program for them. School physical therapists tend to work with students with mobility injuries, helping them strengthen their functional skills and positioning placements as well as assist with play and work activities.

School Physical Therapy Education Requirements

A school physical therapist must graduate from an accredited physical therapy program, as well as having acquired a Master of Physical Therapy degree after two years of graduate coursework. Aside from the requirements involved for physical therapy, the school physical therapist must also become certified to work in a state or private school environment as well as understand pediatrics. A degree in child development or education is highly recommended. The individual must also have a passing GRE score, a high grade-point-average and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree. After acquiring all credentials, the school physical therapist must also pass the national physical therapy licensure exam. Then, they must perform an internship from a licensed clinician before seeking a career in a certified education facility or school.

School Physical Therapy Job Market

There is a projected 36% growth rate for physical therapists between now and the year 2022, and an even higher growth rate projected for school physical therapists. This is major growth, and one of the best opportunities that exists in the market today.

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320 Jobs found

School Based Physical Therapist (PT)- Milton,VT

Milton, VT

Soliant is working with a school district in the area of Milton,VT looking for a Physical Therapist to join there team. The PT designs and performs therapeutic interventions, including compensation, remediation and prevention strategies and adaptations, focusing on functional mobility and safe,...

Other Posted 5 days ago

Part-time Physical Therapist, Billings MT

Billings, MT

Soliant is working with a small school located 20 minutes outside of Billings, MT to place a part-time Physical Therapist for the remainder of the school year. The applicant will work one day a week, likely with a wide age range. Additional details of responsibilities will be discussed during an...

Other Posted 5 days ago

Physical Therapist

Spartanburg, SC

Currently seeking a Physical Therapist for a part-time school position two days of the week. The preferred candidate is available to start for the Fall 2020 - 2021 school year. The position is located near Spartanburg, South Carolina. Details: Part time (16 hrs) weekly Fall 2020-2021 Monday -...

Contract Posted 6 days ago

Physical Therapist Job

Tacoma, WA

New Physical Therapy opening in Tacoma, Washington. New grads and experienced therapists are encouraged to apply! Full time hours 37.5 hours per week Full school year contract K-12th grade grade caseload EDUCATION / QUALIFICATIONS M.S. in Physical Therapy WA Physical Therapy Licensure Our...

Contract Posted 6 days ago

Physical Therapist - Contract

Cassopolis, MI

PT: Physical Therapist Opportunity! A school near Cassopolis, MI needs a PT to take on an assignment for the current school year. Supportive staff and great atmosphere! Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree State Licensing Required Details : Part Time Middle School Caseload If interested please...

Contract Posted 6 days ago

Full Time Physical Therapist (PT) - Greensboro, North Carolina

Greensboro, NC

School Base, Physical Therapist (PT) Job in the Greensboro, North Carolina area: Soliant Health is partnering with a phenomenal school district near Greensboro, NC who has a full time contract position open for an Physical Therapist. To qualify, you must have at least a Master's/Doctorate...

Contract Posted 6 days ago

Full Time Contract - Speech Language Pathologist

Rochester, MN

SLP: Speech Language Pathologist We’re looking for a dedicated full time SLP in Albert Lea, MN. Requirements: Master’s Degree Active State License What you bring: Rehabilitation methods for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing Positive assistance to students with severe...

Contract Posted 6 days ago

Physical Therapist - Contract

Edwardsburg, MI

PT: Physical Therapist Opportunity! A school near Cassopolis, MI needs a PT to take on an assignment for the current school year. Supportive staff and great atmosphere! Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree State Licensing Required Details : Part Time Middle School Caseload If interested please...

Contract Posted 6 days ago

Full Time Physical Therapist (PT) - Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Winston-Salem , NC

School Base, Physical Therapist (PT) Job in the Winston-Salem, North Carolina area: Soliant Health is partnering with a phenomenal school district near Winston-Salem, NC who has a full time contract position open for an Physical Therapist. To qualify, you must have at least a Master's/Doctorate...

Contract Posted 6 days ago

Physical Therapist Job- Part Time

Renton, WA

Part time, Physical Therapy opening in Renton, Washington. 2 days per week Flexible schedule K-12th grade students Qualified candidates hold a Masters Degree in Physical Therapy as well as a Washington state PT license. Interested candidates may contact the hiring coordinator directly for more...

Contract Posted 6 days ago

Physical Therapist - Contract

Kalamazoo, MI

PT: Physical Therapist Opportunity! A school near Cassopolis, MI needs a PT to take on an assignment for the current school year. Supportive staff and great atmosphere! Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree State Licensing Required Details : Part Time Middle School Caseload If interested please...

Contract Posted 6 days ago

School Based Physical Therapist (PT)-Graham,WA

Graham, WA

Soliant is working with a school district in the area of Graham,WA looking for a Physical Therapist to join there team. The PT designs and performs therapeutic interventions, including compensation, remediation and prevention strategies and adaptations, focusing on functional mobility and safe,...

Other Posted 6 days ago

School Based Physical Therapist (PT)-Federal Way,WA

Federal Way, WA

Soliant is working with a school district in the area of Federal Way,WA looking for a Physical Therapist to join there team. The PT designs and performs therapeutic interventions, including compensation, remediation and prevention strategies and adaptations, focusing on functional mobility and...

Other Posted 6 days ago

School Based Physical Therapist (PT)-Tenino,WA

Tenino, WA

Soliant is working with a school district in the area of Tenino,WA looking for a Physical Therapist to join there team. The PT designs and performs therapeutic interventions, including compensation, remediation and prevention strategies and adaptations, focusing on functional mobility and safe,...

Other Posted 6 days ago

School Based Physical Therapist (PT)-Lacey,WA

Lacey, WA

Soliant is working with a school district in the area of Lacey,WA looking for a Physical Therapist to join there team. The PT designs and performs therapeutic interventions, including compensation, remediation and prevention strategies and adaptations, focusing on functional mobility and safe,...

Other Posted 6 days ago

Physical Therapist Opening

Fayetteville, NC

Physical Therapy opening in Fayetteville, North Carolina. New grads and experienced therapists are encouraged to apply! Full time hours 37.5 hours per week Full school year contract K-12th grade grade population Specific caseloads to be determined upon interview EDUCATION / QUALIFICATIONS M.S. in...

Contract Posted 6 days ago

School Based Physical Therapist (PT)- Perris,CA

Perris, CA

Soliant is working with a school district in the area of Perris,CA looking for a Physical Therapist to join there team. The PT designs and performs therapeutic interventions, including compensation, remediation and prevention strategies and adaptations, focusing on functional mobility and safe,...

Other Posted 6 days ago

School Based Physical Therapist (PT)- Alburg,VT

Alburg, VT

Soliant is working with a school district in the area of Alburg,VT looking for a Physical Therapist to join there team. The PT designs and performs therapeutic interventions, including compensation, remediation and prevention strategies and adaptations, focusing on functional mobility and safe,...

Other Posted 6 days ago

Physical Therapist Job- School Based

Renton, WA

New Physical Therapy opening in Renton, Washington. New grads and experienced therapists are encouraged to apply! 5 days per week Flexible schedule 37.5 hours per week Caseload: 3-21 years old EDUCATION / QUALIFICATIONS M.S. in Physical Therapy Washington Physical Therapy Licensure Our therapists...

Contract Posted 6 days ago

Physical Therapist

Spartanburg, SC

Currently seeking a Physical Therapist for a part-time school position two days of the week. The preferred candidate is available to start for the Fall 2020 - 2021 school year. The position is located near Spartanburg, South Carolina. Details: Part time (16 hrs) weekly Fall 2020-2021 Monday -...

Contract Posted 6 days ago