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Job Summary

Staff Connections is currently interviewing for full and part time PT for 2021-2022 school year. Southfield Schools Specialized Instruction & Student Services follow best practices in their school wide setting to achieve high success in school outcomes for all students with special needs or different learning styles. The incumbent needs to have pediatrics experience, new grads welcome to apply.

Responsibilities of Physical Therapy

  • Adapts school and classroom environment, tools and materials under the supervision of the Physical Therapist for the purpose of improving student functioning and facilitating student access to curricular and instructional activities.
  • Attends meetings and workshops (e.g. IEPs, training, team meetings, conferences, meetings with outside agencies, etc.) for the purpose of conveying and/or receiving information, including best practices for school PT delivery when requested.
  • Consults with occupational therapists, speech therapists, teachers, educational assistants, families, etc. for the purpose of providing requested information, reviewing/revising students’ occupational therapy goals/objectives, developing plans for services and/or making recommendations to implement goals.
  • Implements therapeutic activities and instructs students, teachers, parents and other involved persons (e.g. positioning, adjusting special equipment, etc.) for the purpose of providing appropriate care to students and/or supporting the student’s IEP plan for use in the classroom.
  • Maintains files and/or records (e.g. progress reports, activity logs, etc.) for the purpose of documenting activities and/or ensuring an up-to-date trail for compliance with various state, federal, and administrative regulations.
  • Maintains treatment equipment and supplies in clean and proper working condition for the purpose of implementing motor/therapy goals.
  • Prepares written materials (e.g. activity logs, progress notes, reports, memos, etc.) for the purpose of documenting activities, providing written reference, and/or conveying information.
  • Provides direct Physical therapy services to students according to IEP goals for the purpose of ensuring compliance with established practices and procedures.
  • Provides services at multiple work sites for the purpose of providing therapy. Provides training, consultation, and instruction to teachers on the use of adaptive devices and equipment for the purpose of ensuring such devices are used safely and optimal benefits are achieved..
  • Gathering appropriate information from students, parents and other team members regarding the child’s functional motor performance in school settings
  • Selecting, administering and interpreting a variety of screening instruments and standardized measurement tools;
  • Examining and evaluating eligible students’ strengths and needs to establish their ability to participate in meaningful school activities and routines with or without assistance;

Requirement of Physical Therapy

  • Pediatric experience
  • Knowledge how to write, assess and interpret IEP's and do evaluations
  • Possess good organizational, verbal and writing skills to communicate with the staff and parents on a timely basis.
  • Ability to provide services to several autistic students and various other students with special needs
  • Licensed in State of Michigan
 

July 14, 2021

Company: Staff Connections LLC
Location: Southfield, MI, USA
Contact: Mary Friedenstab Email: Mary.friedenstab@staff-connections.com
Phone: 248.342.9712 Website: Click to visit
 
 

Please see University of Michigan job opening ID 201304 

 careers.umich.edu

 

July 23, 2021

Company: University of Michigan Health Service
Location: 207 Fletcher Street, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Contact: Rosanne Crompton Email: crompton@umich.edu
Phone: 734.764.8349 Website: Click to visit
 
 

Job Summary

Staff Connections is currently interviewing for full and part time Physical Therapists for 2021-2022 school year. Birmingham Public Schools follow best practices in their school wide setting to achieve high success in school outcomes for all students with special needs or different learning styles. The incumbent needs to have pediatrics experience, new grads welcome to apply.

Responsibilities of Physical Therapy

  • Adapts school and classroom environment, tools and materials under the supervision of the Physical Therapist for the purpose of improving student functioning and facilitating student access to curricular and instructional activities.
  • Attends meetings and workshops (e.g. IEPs, training, team meetings, conferences, meetings with outside agencies, etc.) for the purpose of conveying and/or receiving information, including best practices for school PT delivery when requested.
  • Consults with occupational therapists, speech therapists, teachers, educational assistants, families, etc. for the purpose of providing requested information, reviewing/revising students’ occupational therapy goals/objectives, developing plans for services and/or making recommendations to implement goals.
  • Implements therapeutic activities and instructs students, teachers, parents and other involved persons (e.g. positioning, adjusting special equipment, etc.) for the purpose of providing appropriate care to students and/or supporting the student’s IEP plan for use in the classroom.
  • Maintains files and/or records (e.g. progress reports, activity logs, etc.) for the purpose of documenting activities and/or ensuring an up-to-date trail for compliance with various state, federal, and administrative regulations.
  • Maintains treatment equipment and supplies in clean and proper working condition for the purpose of implementing motor/therapy goals.
  • Prepares written materials (e.g. activity logs, progress notes, reports, memos, etc.) for the purpose of documenting activities, providing written reference, and/or conveying information.
  • Provides direct Physical therapy services to students according to IEP goals for the purpose of ensuring compliance with established practices and procedures.
  • Provides services at multiple work sites for the purpose of providing therapy. Provides training, consultation, and instruction to teachers on the use of adaptive devices and equipment for the purpose of ensuring such devices are used safely and optimal benefits are achieved.
  • Gathering appropriate information from students, parents and other team members regarding the child’s functional motor performance in school settings
  • Selecting, administering and interpreting a variety of screening instruments and standardized measurement tools.
  • Examining and evaluating eligible students’ strengths and needs to establish their ability to participate in meaningful school activities and routines with or without assistance.

Requirement of Physical Therapy

  • Pediatric experience
  • Knowledge how to write, assess and interpret IEP's and do evaluations.
  • Possess good organizational, verbal and writing skills to communicate with the staff and parents on a timely basis.
  • Ability to provide services to several autistic students and various other students with special needs.
  • Licensed in State of Michigan
 

July 14, 2021

Company: Staff Connections LLC
Location: Birmingham, MI, USA
Contact: Mary Friedenstab Email: mary.friedenstab@staff-connections.com
Phone: 248.342.9712 Website: Click to visit
 
 

Full-time (40 hrs/wk)

Performs and documents physical therapy evaluation, treatment, and discharge of patient according to established patient goals consistent with physician referrals.  Communicates with patient, family, and members of health care team.  Educates patient and public on health, wellness, and prevention of injury and illness as they pertain to physical therapy.  Supervises physical therapy assistants (PTA) and physical therapy aides, and meets the PTA to progress plan of care.

MI Physical Therapy license, self motivated, computer skills, and ability to work independently are required. Previous experience preferred.

Come join our team in Escanaba, MI! Bellin Health is looking for a highly engaged and driven physical therapist interested in a job with the opportunity to advance professionally. We are seeking someone who will contribute to our highly engaged culture driven to practice at the top of our scope of practice by utilizing the most evidence based care. The position is specifically targeting a professional with an aspiration for lifelong learning and bringing expertise to the Escanaba region to provide high quality of healthcare services to these patients and community. Bellin Health is committed to developing our therapists with opportunities to pursue higher-level specialization training such as formal residency or fellowship training as well as specialty certification training.  This includes one on one mentorship opportunities working closely with experienced and skilled therapist with specialty training and higher level skill sets including board certification or fellowship training. All of our new team members are sponsored with paid time to complete specialty track coursework during their first year of employment to refine and enhance their skill set. Regular employees also are granted a subscription to MedBridge which allows for additional continuing education opportunities. The position will include working as a part of our Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Team helping to expand, improve, and innovate our ever-growing service offerings. We also support opportunities to continue to develop and expand our team with the skillset you provide and passions that you have. All staff have the opportunity to contribute to research, mentoring, teaching, professional presentations and/or explore leadership opportunities. We provide a collaborative approach to further enhancing our high performance culture. A career with us not only affords you the opportunity to develop clinically, but also explore other avenues of interest for you that further your skillset as a professional. Applicants should be willing to adapt to different environments and enjoy company/patient variability. For therapists, working in our rural clinics, there is the possibility of mileage and drive time compensation based on your location. Any PT interested in growing professionally with a highly skilled team is encouraged to apply.

If you are viewing this job posting on another website other than the Bellin Health Careers page and interested in applying for the opening, please apply at https://jobs.bellin.org/ .

 

July 9, 2021

Company: Bellin Health
Location: Escanaba, MI, USA
Contact: rebecca Vander Leest Email: rebecca.vanderleest@bellin.org
Phone: 1920.445.7247 Website: Click to visit
 
 

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