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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 :

AMAGANSETT

STATE :

NY

COUNTRY :

USA

ZIP CODE :

11930

JOB ID NUMBER :

U1003640

POSTED :

05/03/2016

Physical Therapist (PT)


The Execu|Search Group


POSITION TYPE:  Temporary / Consulting

JOB SUMMARY:


Physical Therapist (PT)
Physical Therapist (PT)
Location: Suffolk County, NY
Salary: 
Experience: 1.0 year(s)
Job Type: Temporary / Consulting
Job ID: U1003640
 
   
About the Opportunity

A premier Skilled Nursing Facility on Long Island is looking for a per diem Physical Therapist (PT) to join their teams! The PT will work on an as-needed basis within sub-acute and long-term care facilities. This is an excellent opportunity to pick up as little or as much work as wanted throughout the week, on weekends and in the afternoons to provide coverage or help out when the census spikes. This is great supplemental work for therapists looking to earn extra money or who want a part-time or flexible schedule. Recent graduates will be considered for these positions, as mentorship and shadowing will be offered. This role offers competitive compensation and work with over 50 different nursing homes.

Company Description

Skilled Nursing Facility

Job Description

The Physical Therapist (PT) will be responsible for:

  • Supervising the activities of physical therapy assistants
  • Evaluating a Resident's condition and develop an appropriate rehabilitation plan
  • Helping Residents to improve their mobility
  • Relieving resident's pain using exercises, hands-on therapy, stretching, and physical therapy devices
  • Teaching residents how to use physical therapy equipment
  • Helping residents through their tasks and monitor their performance
  • Telling residents what they should anticipate in different stages of their recovery and how to handle each situation
  • Maintaining resident confidence and protects facility operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Complying with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements
Required Skills
  • Active New York State permanent Physical Therapist license
  • 1+ year of experience working with geriatrics
  • Strong therapeutic skills and knowledge
  • Professional attitude
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Highly organized
  • Patient-oriented
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Compassionate and empathetic
Desired Skills
  • Prior experience within a Skilled Nursing Facility