Physical Therapist Assistant

Job description:

Physical Therapist Assistant –

We are seeking a New York State Licensed PTA:

  • 10k Sign-on Bonus.
  • Competitive Compensation, based on experience
  • Excellent Benefits Package
  • Gas Allowance Benefit.
  • Earn more with experience.
  • Traveler PTA Accepted.
  • Direct Hire
  • Full-Time
  • New PTA Program Grads Welcome.
  • Setting: Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Location: Lake Placid, NY
  • Enjoy being a part of a strong and diverse team making a difference in the lives of residents.
  • Physical Therapy Assistant team members assist with ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by providing comprehensive and quality therapy services. This position is responsible for administering skilled physical therapy treatments as developed and recommended by a Registered Physical Therapist, ensuring that the highest degree of quality resident care is maintained at all times.
    • Responsibilities:
    • Assist the Physical Therapist in planning, developing and carrying out treatment programs and procedures for residents.
    • Writes observations of residents behavior and progress in Progress Notes.
    • Maintains statistical records and other departmental reports as requested by Physical Therapist.
    • Assist with in-service training programs upon request.
    • Assist with keeping supplies in good order and daily sanitation of equipment.
    • Arrives to work on time, regularly, and working as scheduled; responsible for own transportation.
    • Utilizes electronic timekeeping system.
    • Observes and practices confidentiality of resident information and privacy when performing job duties.
    • Recognizes and follows the dress code of the facility including wearing name tag at all times.
    • Performs assigned duties according to the service excellence standards and goals established for this position, and for all staff members of this facility.
    • Qualifications:
    • Graduation from a physical therapy assistant approved program required.
    • New York State license to practice required.
    • Interest in physical therapy treatments for the geriatric and sub acute population utilizing a team approach.

    Qualifications:

    • Graduation from a physical therapy assistant approved program required.
    • New York State license to practice required.

    Why is This a Great Opportunity:

    • ABOUT THE AREA: Lake Placid is a village near the lake of the same name, in New York States Adirondack Mountains. It’s known as a Winter Olympics venue and a hub for snow sports and other outdoor pursuits. In the center of town, Mirror Lake has a trail around the shoreline. The Lake Placid Olympic Museum is a popular attraction.

    Salary Type : Annual Salary

    Salary Min : $ 55000

    Salary Max : $ 65000

    Currency Type : USD