Physical Therapist Assistant

Because We Care Too Inc. - Chicago, IL

Full-time

Physical Therapy includes services to address the functional needs of a child related to adaptive development; adaptive behavior, restoration, and play; and sensory, motor, and postural development. These services are designed to improve the child's functional ability to perform tasks in home, school, and community settings and include:

  • Evaluation, assessment, and intervention; (global evaluation not acceptable)
  • Adaptation of the environment and selection, design and fabrication of assistive and orthotic devices to facilitate development and promote the acquisition of functional skills; and
  • Prevention or minimization of the impact of initial or future impairment, delay in development, or loss of functional ability.

THIS IS AN EARLY INTERVENTION POSITION

Requirements:

Physical Therapist Assistants with a current license in the state where they provide services to Illinois children may apply for an EI Associate: Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant credential. Associate services are billed under the enrolled supervisor's name. Credential required, CBO enrollment not required.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • PTA: 1 year (Preferred)

License:

  • PTA (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)