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Physical Therapist - Northland Learning Center

Posted on 2019-08-23 9:25:19 AM

Listing expires 2019-10-22 12:00:00 AM

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Start Your Online Application Now<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.applitrack.com%2Fnorthland%2FOnlineApp%2FJobPostings%2FView.asp%3FAppliTrackJobId%3D236&data=02%7C01%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7C91687655007b4345ea7308d727d5b797%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C637021671192881748&sdata=6rrq1JHUSNq4HgBGzxQNUKJSkMKvmPRbfFZHUUoYfnc%3D&reserved=0> Date Closing: Until Filled The Northland Learning Center is looking for a full-time Physical Therapist (PT). The Physical Therapist will serve students in several districts. Travel is required. Possible student loan forgiveness eligibility. Must be eligible for licensing in MN. Title: Physical Therapist Reports To: Executive Director Qualifications: * Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited program * Licensed to practice Physical Therapy in Minnesota Position Summary: * Provides services to students eligible for related services * Improves, develops, restores or maintains a child's sensory motor function in educational environments * Functions as "related service provider" under state and federal law and regulations * Responsible to Executive Director Experience and Skills: Must have skills and knowledge in the following areas: 1. identification of physical impairments/delays 2. treatment planning specific to pediatrics 3. intervention - including but not limited to: * facilitation of developmental motor skills * postural awareness, ambulation and gait training * sensorimotor processing * cardiovascular function * wheelchair mobility * adaptation or modification of equipment * recommendation and monitoring of orthoses and other assistive devices * prevention of initial or additional deformity or disability via early intervention and transportation needs of students Essential Job Functions: Must be able to perform the following job roles and functions: * conduct appropriate evaluation of students referred for related services under IDEA and prepare written reports of the evaluations and findings * participate in meetings as member of the multidisciplinary team * participate in development of IEP or 504 plans for eligible students * provide direct and indirect physical therapy in educational settings/least restrictive environments to children * collaborate with other school personnel regarding physical therapy and the students' needs * delegate activities to teachers, parents and paraprofessionals * train/instruct teachers, parents and paraprofessionals in delegated techniques and equipment use * travel to and among schools to provide services * maintain records of service provided * lift, transfer and position children and equipment as necessary Northland Learning Center uses the applicant tracking<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.frontlineeducation.com%2Fsolutions%2Frecruiting-hiring%2F&data=02%7C01%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7C91687655007b4345ea7308d727d5b797%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C637021671192891742&sdata=tF052WiozE6Y6J5jgPYSJOufMFXmRnjkiYLXSc5dLV4%3D&reserved=0> system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online
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Date Closing: Until Filled
The Northland Learning Center is looking for a full-time Physical Therapist (PT).  The Physical Therapist will serve students in several districts.  Travel is required.  Possible student loan forgiveness eligibility. Must be eligible for licensing in MN.  

Title:              Physical Therapist

Reports To:  Executive Director

Qualifications:
  • Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited program
  • Licensed to practice Physical Therapy in Minnesota
Position Summary:
  • Provides services to students eligible for related services
  • Improves, develops, restores or maintains a child's sensory motor function in educational environments
  • Functions as "related service provider" under state and federal law and regulations
  • Responsible to Executive Director
Experience and Skills:
Must have skills and knowledge in the following areas:
  1. identification of physical impairments/delays
  2. treatment planning specific to pediatrics
  3. intervention - including but not limited to:
  • facilitation of developmental motor skills
  • postural awareness, ambulation and gait training
  • sensorimotor processing
  • cardiovascular function
  • wheelchair mobility
  • adaptation or modification of equipment
  • recommendation and monitoring of orthoses and other assistive devices
  • prevention of initial or additional deformity or disability via early intervention and transportation needs of students
Essential Job Functions:
Must be able to perform the following job roles and functions:
  • conduct appropriate evaluation of students referred for related services under IDEA and prepare written reports of the evaluations and findings
  • participate in meetings as member of the multidisciplinary team
  • participate in development of IEP or 504 plans for eligible students
  • provide direct and indirect physical therapy in educational settings/least restrictive environments to children
  • collaborate with other school personnel regarding physical therapy and the students' needs
  • delegate activities to teachers, parents and paraprofessionals
  • train/instruct teachers, parents and paraprofessionals in delegated techniques and equipment use 
  • travel to and among schools to provide services
  • maintain records of service provided
  • lift, transfer and position children and equipment as necessary 


Northland Learning Center uses the applicant tracking system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online