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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 Victory Ridge Academy for the 24-25 School Year!

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 preschool, elementary, middle, and high school 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 Victory Ridge Academy
. 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”
IND3 | Physical Therapist | PT 

Jordan Shaller

Recruitment Specialist

jordan@orangetreestaffing.com

407-388-4010


    • Job type: Contract
    • Location: Lake Wales, FL
    • Salary: 58 - $58 per Hour
    • Reference: JOB-1149
    • Date posted: