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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 :

U1016007

POSTED :

02/09/2017

Physical Therapist (PT)


The Execu|Search Group


POSITION TYPE:  Temporary / Consulting

JOB SUMMARY:


Physical Therapist (PT)
Physical Therapist (PT)
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Salary: 
Experience: 0.6 year(s)
Job Type: Temporary / Consulting
Job ID: U1016007
 
   
About the Opportunity

A well-known nonprofit organization in New York City is actively seeking a licensed, passionate Physical Therapist (PT) for an ongoing full time position within an adult day habilitation.The ideal Physical Therapist (PT)  should have experience working with the developmentally disabled population. This is an opportunity to work with adults in a team oriented environment 5 days per week, Monday through Friday from 9 AM - 3:30 PM. This position is patient centered and not driven by productivity. We will only consider candidates that are looking to commit to being with this organization for the long term so the patients will have continuity of quality care. Apply today!

Company Description

Nonprofit Organization

Job Description

The Physical Therapist (PT) will:

  • Provide physical therapy evaluation in areas of muscle tone and/or strength, range of motion, reflex patterns, gross motor capacity, posture and joint alignment, patterns of locomotion and/or ambulation, activities of daily living, including transfers and wheelchair management, need for adaptive equipment and recommendations for changes in present equipment
  • Develop a treatment plan and goals based on assessment
  • Ensure individuals receive services appropriate to their needs and consistent with regulatory requirements
  • Select recreational and social activities in order to aid patients in adjusting to their functional level
  • Teach adaptive skills necessary to perform daily living and/or vocational tasks
  • Record progress on all active cases in therapy; monitor therapy status; and, make appropriate recommendations as changes occur
  • Fit adaptive devices for use such as splints or braces
  • Participate in Initial Evaluation and Intake processes
Required Skills
  • 6+ months of Physical Therapy experience (New graduates are welcome!)
  • NYS Physical Therapist (PT) license
  • Experience working with Developmentally Delayed Adults
  • 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