Early Intervention Physical Therapy Assistant Easterseals NH Manchester
Early Intervention Physical Therapy Assistant
Short Description :
License or ability to obtain a license and the ability to work as part of a rehabilitation team A valid drivers license, reliable vehicle and insurance are also required Responsibilities will include administering physical therapy patient care programs, as planned with and ,…
Full Description :
Our Early Support Services team is looking for a Physical Therapy Assistant to work with young children (birth – 3 years of age) and their families as well as in our pediatric outpatient therapy program, working with children 0-18 years of age.
The person in this position will be responsible for assisting the Physical Therapist (PT) in direct patient care, including following treatment plans in the absence of the PT and general administrative functions. Responsibilities will include administering physical therapy patient care programs, as planned with and directed by the PT, assisting the PT when performing tests, evaluations and/or complex treatment procedures and documenting patient progress, maintaining charts and conferring regularly with the supervising PT.
This position requires an Associate's degree in Physical Therapy, NH license or ability to obtain a license and the ability to work as part of a rehabilitation team. A valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle and insurance are also required. Pediatric experience is preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate with a strong interest in pediatrics.