Physical Therapy Assistant: Posting #19664
Sea Mar Community Health Centers
 Seattle, WA

Sea Mar Community Health Centers, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human, housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational services. We are recruiting for the following position:

Position Summary:

Full-time Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) position available in Seattle-White Center. The Physical Therapy Assistant will deliver physical therapy services, including intervention for function and disability, as directed by the supervising Physical Therapist. The PTA will support the supervising physical therapist in the implementation and documentation of treatment plans to improve mobility, relieve pain, restore good movement patterns and optimize functional independence. The PTA must be able to actively participate in Quality Improvement activities to maintain and improve physical therapy services to meet organizational goals and service expectations. Promote high standards of patient care and safety in the delivery of therapy services. Ensures proper functioning and operation of equipment.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Must have Physical Therapy Assistant Associate’s degree.
  • Current Washington State Physical Therapy Assistant License.
  • Experience in treatment of patients with musculoskeletal conditions in outpatient setting.
  • Widespread knowledge and experience in physical therapy interventions.
  • Significant experience in manual therapy and sports rehabilitation highly desired.

What We Offer:

Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, it’s a fulfilling career with opportunity for advancement. Full-time employees working 30 hours or more, receive an excellent benefit package of Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Prescription coverage, Long Term Disability, EAP (Employment Assistance Program), paid-time-off starting at 24-27 days per year + 10 paid Holidays. We offer 401(k)/Retirement options and an exciting opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Magali Sanchez, HCA at MagaliSanchez@seamarchc.org

Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted on 10/17/2019

External candidates considered after 10/22/2019

This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).

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