Physical Therapist Sports Medicine

Job ID 2021-40348
Area of Interest
Rehab & Alternative Medicine
Location Name
Odessa Brown Children's Clinic
FTE/Hours per pay period
1.0 FTE (80 hours per bi-weekly pay periods)
Work Status
Regular
Department
Othello Medical Clinic
Shift
Day Shift
Primary Location : City
Seattle
Primary Location : State/Province
WA

About Us

Join our Sports Medicine program which focuses on our youth and adolescent athletes up to 21 years of age.  Our Sports Medicine program is a regional multi disciplinary program dedicated to providing children of all ages with rehabilitation and the education and training they need to prevent injury while participating in all athletic and sporting activities. Our specialty team includes orthopedic and pediatric trained physical therapists, orthopedic physicians, nutritionists, and athletic trainers who also provide onsite athletic training services for the Seattle School District.  The sports rehabilitation team also provides special programs and services in the community treating and helping to prevent sports related injuries. The sports physical therapist will join the Orthopedic and Sports rehabilitation program at our Othello OBCC location to provide outpatient evaluations and treatment to children and teens with sports and orthopedic injuries.

Overview

Join our Sports Medicine program which focuses on our youth and adolescent athletes up to 21 years of age.  Our Sports Medicine program is a regional multi disciplinary program dedicated to providing children of all ages with rehabilitation and the education and training they need to prevent injury while participating in all athletic and sporting activities. Our specialty team includes orthopedic and pediatric trained physical therapists, orthopedic physicians, nutritionists, exercise physiologists, adolescent medicine specialists, and athletic trainers who also provide onsite athletic training services for the Seattle School District.  The sports rehabilitation team also provides special programs and services in the community treating and helping to prevent sports related injuries. The sports physical therapist will join the Orthopedic and Sports rehabilitation program at our South Clinic, Federal Way location to provide outpatient evaluations and treatment to children and teens with sports and orthopedic injuries. 

 

Provide physical therapy services in collaboration with patients, families, and treatment teams to support motor development, improve mobility and functional mobility outcomes for the patient. Applies the knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate care to the age-related needs of assigned patients.#LI-MO1

Requirements

Required Education/Experience:
- Bachelors Degree in physical therapy.

Required Credentials:
- Current Washington State license to practice as a physical therapist.
- BLS

Preferred:
- Masters or Doctorate in Physical Therapy.
- Experience in hospital based pediatric physical therapy.

- Experience in an outpatient pediatric setting 

- Orthopedics experience

 

In accordance with new Washington law for healthcare workers, Seattle Children’s requires that all staff be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 on or before October 18, 2021, or before beginning employment for start dates after October 18th.

Covid-19 Vaccination

In accordance with Washington state law, Seattle Children’s requires that all employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. All offers are contingent and your vaccine status will be verified at onboarding.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Our community welcomes diverse experiences, backgrounds, and thoughts as this is what drives our spirit of inquiry and allows us to better connect with our increasingly diverse patients and families. Our organization recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

 

The people who work at Seattle Children’s are members of a community that seeks to respect and celebrate all the qualities that make each of us unique. Each of us is empowered to be ourselves within this community, which cultivates and promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion at all levels.

 

Seattle Children’s is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Workplace and Affirmative Action Employer.

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