High School graduate. Actively enrolled in, or an unlicensed graduate of, a physical therapy, occupational therapy or speech language pathology program.
One (1) to two (2) years of patient care experience preferred.
Job requires dexterity to perform support services for the therapist. Moderate amount of physical effort required, including (1) intermittent sitting, standing (may be constant at times depending on assignment), lifting, bending, and pushing/pulling, (2) constant walking at times (depending on assignment), and (3) occasional heavy lifting (30-50 lbs). Must be able to maintain a busy pace throughout the day. Must be able to accurately read and utilize metric measurements, calibrate and report findings on equipment, setup and maintain a sterile/clean field. Able to apply infection control precautions to multiple situations.
Must be able to physically support patients while assisting therapists. Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs.