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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 :

JERSEY CITY

STATE :

NJ

COUNTRY :

USA

ZIP CODE :

07097

JOB ID NUMBER :

U1015575

POSTED :

01/30/2017

Physical Therapist (PT)


The Execu|Search Group


POSITION TYPE:  Temporary / Consulting

JOB SUMMARY:


Physical Therapist (PT)
Physical Therapist (PT)
Location: Jersey City, NJ
Salary: 
Experience: 0.0 year(s)
Job Type: Temporary / Consulting
Job ID: U1015575
 
   
About the Opportunity

A network of skilled nursing facilities throughout the entire state of New Jersey is looking for per diem Physical Therapists (PTs) to join their rehab team. These skilled nursing facilities specialize in short-term, post-hospital rehab and long-term specialty care. We are looking for experienced therapists that can jump in to pick up a caseload and hit the ground running. Shifts are available for 3 to 4 hours per day or 6 to 8 hours per day during the week and on the weekends, depending on your availability. The PT will work alongside OTs, SLPs, COTAs and will supervise PTAs. Experience with both orthopedic and neurological conditions is preferred. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking for ongoing weekend work, supplemental hours to add to their current position, or a flexible work schedule.

Company Description

Skilled Nursing Facility

Job Description

The Physical Therapist (PT) will:

  • Supervise the activities of physical therapy assistants
  • Evaluate patient's condition and develop an appropriate rehabilitation plan
  • Help patients to improve their mobility
  • Relieve pain using exercises, hands-on therapy, stretching, and physical therapy devices
  • Teach patients how to use physical therapy equipment and help them through their tasks while monitoring performance
  • Educate the patients on what they should anticipate in different stages of their recovery
  • Maintain safe and clean working environment
  • Comply with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements
  • Contribute to inter-disciplinary team effort
Required Skills
  • Active New Jersey State Physical Therapist license
  • Strong therapeutic skills and knowledge
  • Patient-oriented
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Compassionate and empathetic
Desired Skills
  • Prior experience within a Skilled Nursing Facility