Job location: Charlottesville, VA
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-10-02
Relocation assistance available per UVA Medical Center policy.
Please contact Brooke White at 434- 982-1960 or
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A Physical Therapist 2 consistently provides effective direct
care to a variety of complex patients. In doing so the Physical
Therapist 2 acts as a role model and supervisor for junior staff
and helps identify patients who have unmet physical therapy needs.
This level of therapist seeks and provides feedback for improved
clinical practice and begins to assume a leadership role but seeks
mentoring in this process. A Physical Therapist 2 is focused on
expanding clinical knowledge and skills beyond the entry level and
sharing this knowledge through in-services and mentoring PT1s in
coordination of care with the other members of the
interdisciplinary healthcare team. Therapists at this level may be
asked to contribute to performance appraisals. The PT2 is expected
to serve as a primary clinical instructor for students.
Performs physical therapy examinations according to professional
standards and departmental policy
Demonstrates knowledge of intervention options and executes a
program of skilled physical therapy intervention.
Actively participates in professional growth of self and
Actively participates in quality improvement and program
In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may
Position Compensation Range: $67,849.60/yr - $108,555.20/yr
Position Compensation Range: -
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy
Experience: 6 months relevant experience
Licensure: Licensed to practice in Physical Therapy in the
Commonwealth of Virginia. American Heart Association (AHA) Health
Care Provider BLS certification required.
Job requires standing for prolonged periods and frequently
bending/stooping/walking. Proficient communicative, auditory
and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write
legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull 20 – 50lbs. May be
exposed to blood/body fluids and infectious disease.
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