This position is located at a residential school for the blind with approximately 50 students.
Hiring for 21-22 school year
Description of Work
Responsible for evaluation of physical disabilities, injuries, and diseases and treatment through the use of a variety of therapeutic agents such as heat, light, electricity, water, and massage
Work is performed in accordance with a prescription of a physician following standard therapy practices
Supervision of student nurses or physical therapy aides who are receiving practical training in the field
Work is performed un the general supervision of a higher level therapist who reviews the work by observation of techniques employed and results obtained
Active/Clear Missouri license to practice as a Physical Therapist
Graduation from a 4-year college or university physical therapy program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education. Possession of a current Missouri license as a Physical Therapist will substitute for the required education qualification.
Ability to follow care plans and/or clinical orders
Active/Clear BLS (American Heart Association)
Successful completion of competency testing, drug screen, background check, physical exam, immunizations, and other agency screening/application requirements
Successful completion of other Client screening/application requirements