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Orange Tree Staffing

 

Orange Tree Staffing is seeking a bright and talented Physical Therapist to “Build and Inspire Growth” by providing education-based therapy services to students located in Providence Public Schools.

 

Are you looking to make a difference in a child’s life within your community? When you join Orange Tree Staffing, LLC, you partner with a team that is making a positive difference with our children. OTS is committed to establishing life-long learning results by supporting and empowering therapists and educators through continuing education, communication, and support. These opportunities are in school settings and follow the school year calendar, servicing pre-k populations. We strive to place you with the school that best matches you. 


JOB DESCRIPTION


Orange Tree Staffing is seeking a Physical Therapist to “Build and Inspire Growth” by providing education-based services to students at Providence Public Schools
.  As a PT, you 
will be responsible for providing physical therapy services to students with diverse needs in an educational setting. The School-Based Physical Therapist will collaborate with educators, parents, and other professionals to enhance the overall well-being and functional abilities of students.


RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Conduct thorough assessments and evaluations to identify students’ physical limitations and functional abilities.
    • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to gather relevant information about students’ developmental history, medical status, and educational needs.
    • Develop and implement individualized treatment plans to address students’ specific physical challenges.
    • Set functional goals and objectives that align with students’ educational and developmental goals.
    • Provide direct physical therapy services to students, including but not limited to therapeutic exercises, manual therapy, gait training, and mobility assistance.
    • Instruct and guide students in performing prescribed exercises and activities.
    • Collaborate with teachers, special education staff, and other related service providers to ensure a coordinated approach to students’ needs.
    • Communicate effectively with parents and guardians regarding therapy goals, progress, and home exercises.
    • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of assessments, treatment plans, progress notes, and other relevant documentation.
    • Prepare comprehensive reports for Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) and participate in IEP meetings as needed.

REQUIREMENTS

    • A valid state license to practice physical therapy.
    • Master’s or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited institution.
    • Experience working in a school-based setting is preferred.
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
    • Ability to collaborate effectively with a diverse team of professionals.


JOB PERKS

    • Unlimited CEUs
    • Competitive weekly pay
    • Access to Benefits Advisor
    • General and Professional Liability Insurance provided
    • Background Check Reimbursement
    • Referral Bonus Program
    • 24/7 accessibility from OTS
    • Resume Consulting
    • Interview Prep
    • Ability to “Build and Inspire Growth”

IND1 | Pediatrics

 

Funmi Abidoye

Recruitment Specialist

funmi@orangetreestaffing.com

407-388-4010


    • Job type: Contract
    • Location: Providence, RI
    • Salary: 70.00 - $70.00 per Hour
    • Reference: JOB-2049
    • Date posted: