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Connecting employers with the talent they need + connecting healthcare professionals with the jobs they’ll love

Headquartered in New York City with 9 additional offices in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Florida, The Execu|Search Group specializes in the placement of healthcare professionals in full-time and temporary roles. From Registered Nursing positions to Medical Directors and Hospital Administrators, we work with some of the best healthcare facilities and are focused on connecting candidates with jobs that are tailored to their unique qualifications.  Our Health Services recruiters have achieved the Gold Seal of Approval™ for healthcare staffing services from The Joint Commission, which recognizes our dedication to providing our clients with qualified healthcare professionals.


The Execu|Search Group

CITY :

BROOKLYN

STATE :

NY

COUNTRY :

USA

ZIP CODE :

11201

JOB ID NUMBER :

U1013306

POSTED :

11/18/2016

Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA)


The Execu|Search Group


POSITION TYPE:  Temporary / Consulting

JOB SUMMARY:


Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA)
Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA)
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Salary: 
Experience: 1. year(s)
Job Type: Temporary / Consulting
Job ID: U1013306
 
   
About the Opportunity

A post-acute skilled nursing facility in Brooklyn  is looking for a licensed Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) to join their facility on a full-time basis. The Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA)  will have the opportunity to work alongside Speech Language Pathologists (SLPs), Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants (COTAs), Occupational Therapists (OTs) and under the supervision of a licensed Physical Therapist (PT). This is an excellent opportunity to work with short term rehab and also with some long-term care patients. This skilled nursing facility is looking for someone who can work independently and confidently in a fast paced setting. We offer training if required and can provide mentorship from our director of clinical services outside of the facility as well. Our company can provide competitive compensation, benefits and workshops to help enhance your knowledge and skills. Apply today!

Company Description

Skilled Nursing Facility

Job Description

Under the supervision of a Physical Therapist (PT), the Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) will be responsible for:

  • Diagnosing and managing movement dysfunction and enhancing physical and functional abilities
  • Restoring, maintaining, and promoting not only optimal physical function, but optimal wellness and fitness and optimal quality of life as it relates to movement and health assisted by Physical Therapy Assistants (PTAs), when appropriate.
  • Preventing the onset, symptoms, and progression of impairments, functional limitations, and disabilities that may result from diseases, disorders, conditions, or injuries
Required Skills
  • 1+ year of experience working with the Geriatric population
  • NYS Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) license
  • Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills
  • Patient oriented
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Highly organized
  • Able to multitask efficiently and effectively
Desired Skills
  • Previous experience working within a Skilled Nursing Facility