Physical Therapist

Peabody, MA 01960
Full-time


Physical Therapist

Home Care

Chelsea Jewish Lifecare, a non-profit organization in Chelsea, is seeking a Physical Therapist to join our teamin our Home Care division.The Physical Therapist is responsible for assessing the client’s ability to safely and effectively perform independent living skills and designing the appropriate plan of care. In addition, the Physical Therapist will complete all proper documentation and communicate effectively with nursing providers and family members.

Duties:

  • Evaluate and develop plan of cares
  • Oversee PTAs and HHAs as necessary
  • Teach and instruct patient and/or patient’s family members/ caretakers
  • Other duties may be assigned

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy is required
  • Masters in Physical Therapy or Doctor of Physical Therapy, preferred
  • Minimum one year experience required in rehabilitation or acute care settingis required
  • Home care experience, preferred
  • Valid license to practice Physical Therapy within the state of Massachusetts
  • Possess and maintains current CPR Certification
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Strong computer skills are required
  • Strong communication skills are required
  • Ability to travel within your local area
  • Ability to work as a member of an interdisciplinary team of health care providers
  • Spanish Speaking is a plus

Hours:

  • Full-Time

Benefits:

  • Health and Dental insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • PTO (Paid Time Off)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Life Insurance
  • Competitive pay

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