Physical Therapy Assistant

Trudeau Memorial Center Warwick, RI
Physical Therapy Assistant- Early Intervention

At the J. Arthur Trudeau Memorial Center our mission is to promote an enhanced quality of life for individuals with developmental disabilities. But that is enough about us for now; let's talk about you! You're creative, organized, and efficient. You go out of your way to make sure the people you work with are singing Trudeau's songs and praises. You're comfortable in a fast-paced environment with the highest standards of excellence. You aren't afraid to have fun with your job. You bring enthusiasm, dedication, and spirit to assist the adults and staff in our Residential programs with their everyday tasks. Here at Trudeau we aim to foster collaborative work environments which promotes a great company culture. Come see for yourself!

As the Physical Therapy Assistant, you will be responsible for:

* Providing service coordination activities when assigned and direct/indirect treatment interventions to infants and toddlers

* Participating in multidisciplinary evaluations as needed and will provide documentation of interventions consistent with Early Intervention regulations

* Providing formal teaching to parents and other members of the team in their area of expertise

* Providing supervision, consultation or orientation to other Physical Therapists on the team as directed

* Functioning as a member of a trans-disciplinary team serving infants and toddlers with special needs and their families

Education/Requirements:

* Associates Degree

* Passing National Physical Therapist Examination for Physical Therapy Assistant required

* Licensure as a Physical Therapy Assistant in the state of Rhode Island

* 2-5 years' experience working with infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families

* Must have and maintain pediatric CPR certification

* Valid driver's license & safe driving record

* Current automobile insurance

Benefits:

* 13 Paid Holidays

* Vacation, Sick, and Personal Time

* Health, Dental & Vision – eligible after 1 full month of employment

* 403(b) savings plan

* Life Insurance/ Voluntary Life Insurance

* Voluntary Long-term Disability Insurance

* Flexible Spending Account

* Child care program

* Paid trainings