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Physical Therapist Assistant - PTA

50,000 – 65,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/30/22

Job Description

Job description:

Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) -

  • Setting: Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Location: North Creek, NY(Adirondacks region of NYS)
  • DIRECT HIRE:PERMANENT, OR A 13 WEEK TRAVELER ASSIGNMENT (WILL ACCEPT EITHER)
  • Full-Time
  • Excellent Benefits Package
  • Competitive Compensation, based on experience
  • Enjoy being a part of a strong and diverse team.
  • New Grads Welcome.

Physical Therapy Assistant team members assist with ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by providing comprehensive and quality therapy services. This position is responsible for administering skilled physical therapy treatments as developed and recommended by a Registered Physical Therapist, ensuring that the highest degree of quality resident care is maintained at all times.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Physical Therapist in planning, developing and carrying out treatment programs and procedures for residents.
  • Writes observations of residents behavior and progress in Progress Notes.
  • Maintains statistical records and other departmental reports as requested by Physical Therapist.
  • Assist with in-service training programs upon request.
  • Assist with keeping supplies in good order and daily sanitation of equipment.
  • Arrives to work on time, regularly, and working as scheduled, responsible for own transportation.
  • Utilizes electronic timekeeping system.
  • Observes and practices confidentiality of resident information and privacy when performing job duties.
  • Recognizes and follows the dress code of the facility including wearing name tag at all times.
  • Performs assigned duties according to the service excellence standards and goals established for this position, and for all staff members of this facility.

Qualifications:

Graduation from a physical therapy assistant approved program required.

New York State license to practice required.

Interest in physical therapy treatments for the geriatric and sub-acute population utilizing a team approach.

Qualifications:
  • Graduation from a physical therapy assistant approved program required.
  • New York State license to practice required.
Why is This a Great Opportunity:
  • Excellent Benefits PackageCompetitive Compensation
  • Direct Hire, Permanent (Traveler Welcome)
  • New Grads Welcome

ABOUT THE AREA: North Creek, NY is your destination for year-round fun in the Adirondacks! North Creek is an Alpine Village with beautiful scenery and entertainment that will keep you jam-packed with a lot of action and special events such as tubing, cross country, downhill skiing, ice climbing, shopping, dining, hiking, biking and more. It has one of the top family friendly alpine skiing centers in the Northeast (Gore Mountain).
4 hours to Rochester, New York
4 hours to New York City
5 hours to Niagara Falls
3 hours to Watertown
4 hours to Kingston, Canada

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 50000

Salary Max : 65000

Currency Type : US Dollars



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