About Our Client: Our client, who is seeking an Assistant Physical Therapist, provides comprehensive physical, occupational, and speech therapy services, including in-clinic, home care, and senior living options across New Jersey. They are dedicated to restoring patients to their normal independent functional level with confidence and comfort.

Position Overview: We are seeking a motivated Assistant Physical Therapist to join our client’s team in supporting licensed PTs across Montclair, Edison, and Piscataway. This role offers valuable hands-on experience in a dynamic healthcare environment, ideal for individuals aspiring to pursue a career in physical therapy and contribute to our client’s mission of improving patient outcomes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist licensed Physical Therapists in conducting assessments and implementing treatment plans.
  • Prepare treatment areas and equipment for therapy sessions, ensuring cleanliness and safety.
  • Instruct patients in therapeutic exercises and activities prescribed by the PT to enhance mobility and functional abilities.
  • Monitor patient progress during therapy sessions and document observations accurately.
  • Educate patients and caregivers on home exercise programs and self-care techniques.
  • Collaborate with healthcare teams to ensure coordinated and effective patient care.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, or related field preferred.
  • Previous experience in a healthcare or rehabilitation setting is advantageous.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively with patients and colleagues.
  • Compassionate and patient-centered approach to care.
  • Willingness to learn and contribute to a collaborative healthcare team.

Compensation:

  • Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.

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How to Apply:
All qualified candidates are encouraged to submit their resume and cover letter to: [email protected]

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