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Physical Therapist Assistant

Job Description

  • School based position.
  • Flexible Part-Time work schedule available.
  • Physical Therapist Assistant would be joining a multi-disciplinary practice.
  • Supervision is provided by experienced Physical Therapists. 
  • Provides direct service to students and consultative services to educational staff/ parents.
  • Advises, instructs, and assists educational staff in carrying out PT plans within the school environment.
  • Occasionally assists in facilitating the procurement of, fabricates, modifies, or adjusts adaptive equipment needed for the physical management plan.
  • Communicates with parents and educational/school therapy staff on a regular basis through telephone calls, meetings, or in writing.
  • Keeps an ongoing log of all visits with program objectives and progress 
  • Maintains paperwork according to guidelines and adheres to timelines.
  • Coordinates student’s program with other therapists and educational staff for the purpose of achieving uniformity of goals.
  • Refers questions that should be addressed by physician/primary medical facility regarding student’s medical needs to coordinator/supervisor for follow-up.
  • Performs/writes annual/re-evaluation reviews prior to review date
  • Other reviews are prepared as needed and submitted to IEP manager in time for meetings.

Job Requirements

Job Snapshot

Post Date 8/5/2014
Location Austin, TX
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Admin - Clerical
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 2958260037-577007939
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