Physical Therapist Aides

 

Our physical therapy aides benefit from experience with patient care and mentoring by physical therapists, an excellent advantage for those applying for physical therapy graduate programs.

Location:
Part Time Aide; Seattle Tower – Columbia Center – Belltown – Edmonds/Shoreline

Employment Type:
Temporary – Part Time (<20 hours/week)

Description:
An individual who is involved in physical therapy patient care, who does not meet the definition of a physical therapist or physical therapist assistant and receives ongoing on-the-job training.

Duties:
Job duties will include:

  • Assisting patients in exercises, following the rehabilitation plan established by the physical therapists
  • Assisting in maintenance of records and files reflecting up-to-date patient progress, care plans, and related statistical data
  • Assisting in care, cleaning, and maintenance of department, equipment, and supplies
  • Assisting in general clerical duties including filing, copying, scheduling, and answering phones
  • Various other duties as requested

Qualifications:
Qualified Physical Therapy Aide applicants will exhibit the following:

  • Bachelor degree in pre-physical therapy, kinesiology, biology, or other health-related field
  • Intent to apply to Physical Therapy graduate programs within the next 2 years
  • Excellent patient interaction skills
  • Self-motivation and a desire to learn

Compensation:
$13 per hour

 

If you would like to be considered for this job opening, please e-mail your resume with a cover letter to Core Physical Therapy, PC.

Core Physical Therapy has offices in Edmonds/Shoreline, Belltown and in the Seattle Tower and the Columbia Center in downtown Seattle. Core offers physical therapy, massage therapy and acupuncture.