PHYSICAL THERAPIST CONSULTANT - Seeking a PT to provide a comprehensive range of therapeutic services to adults with developmental disabilities at our Day Habilitation Programs in Chelsea and Watertown. Mon-Fri day hours. Perform PT evaluations for all individuals upon admission to the program, every 2 years, with a significant change in status, or upon your judgment. Provide consultation and training to staff, individuals, and caregivers regarding individuals’ needs, PT Programs, and PT recommendations. Make recommendations for adaptive equipment to implement PT programs. Provide clinical supervision of PTA’s employed as therapeutic assistants.
Must have a valid, current license as a PT in Massachusetts. Ability to work as an independent contractor. Minimum of a BA/BS in Physical Therapy. Two years’ experience with individuals who have developmental disabilities is preferred. Strength and dexterity needed to maneuver and transfer individuals. Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills. Must possess good computer skills. CPR and First Aid Certification are a condition of employment. Driver’s license and vehicle required.