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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.


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U1007311

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06/16/2016

Travel Physical Therapist (PT)


The Execu|Search Group


POSITION TYPE:  Temporary / Consulting

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Travel Physical Therapist (PT)
Travel Physical Therapist (PT)
Location: Northern New Jersey
Salary: 
Experience: 1.0 year(s)
Job Type: Temporary / Consulting
Job ID: U1007311
 
   
About the Opportunity

A leading nonprofit organization is looking for a team-oriented pediatric Physical Therapist (PT) to work a full-time caseload  in a school in Union County, NJ. The ideal candidate has a year of pediatric experience with the MRDD population and is looking to learn and grow within the facility. This is an excellent opportunity to work alongside other therapists and treat children with Autism. Recent graduates are encouraged to apply!

Company Description

Nonprofit Organization

Job Description

The Travel Physical Therapist (PT):

  • Evaluates, plans and administers treatment to students with problems related to neuromuscular and musculoskeletal systems
  • Administers and interprets tests and measurements for muscle strength, coordination, range of motion, and respiratory and circulatory efficiency
  • Provides direct treatment in accordance with an established plan of care
  • Instructs students’, families, and caregivers in the care and use of wheelchairs, braces, canes, crutches and other devices
  • Devises special tools and treatment for the specific needs of student’s
  • Completes required forms and documents in accordance with company policy and state and/or federal regulations
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Required Skills
  • Active New Jersey State Physical Therapist license
  • Strong therapeutic skills and knowledge
  • 1+ year of experience
  • Student-oriented
  • CPR certification
  • Pediatric and MRDD experience
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Highly organized
  • Compassionate and empathetic