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Exercise Specialist

Company: Performance Physical Therapy
Location: East Providence
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:


Performance Physical Therapy is hiring Exercise Specialists!

Are you interested in joining an amazing and talented team?

Performance Physical Therapy is a state-of the-artprivatepractice offering a variety of innovative services that help patients of all ages achieve optimal physical function - fitness, wellness and rehabilitation; we pride ourselves in being owned 100% by local Physical Therapists.We specialize in sports injuries, spinal, orthopedic and post-surgical conditions,as well ascreate a variety of strength, fitness and wellness strategies to help patients heal fully and quickly. Such strategies include women'sand men's pelvichealth, arunner'sprogram, pediatrics, oncology, dry needling, occupational health, hand therapy, athletic training, arthritis, balance disorders, aquatics, fitness, sports performance and prevention programs.With the largest number of board-certified physical therapists in the state of Rhode Island, Performance istheleader in the health care community throughout Rhode Island and SE Massachusetts.

Performance has been voted a Best Place to Work for the 6th consecutive year by Providence Business News andis proud to have receivedthe Jane L. SnyderNationalPrivate Practice of the Year award in 2014.

Culture:We have 3 core valuesthat set our culture: Providing Care at its Best, Investing in Relationships andEmbracing Change.Our goal is for every member of our team to embrace these valuestocreate an amazingculture, allowing us to help our patients.

Communication:Transparency is key- everyone has a voice at Performance PT, even our patients! We expect equal engagement from every member of our team- from new employees to senior leadership. Multiple avenues are available and encouraged to provide and receive candid feedback. We also ask our patients for feedback and survey them throughout their course of care.

Schedule/Compensation:Performance Physical Therapy's hours of operation are Monday-Friday 7:00am-7:00pm, Saturday 8:00-1:00pm, $15.00 hourly.

The Exercise Specialist is a non-licensed caregiver who works under the direction of a Physical Therapist and or Assistant to aide in the provision of patient care. Specifics of this position will vary depending on experience and competencies demonstrated.

Performance currently has 13 clinics located in the following cities:

East Greenwich East Providence Middletown North Providence Pawtucket Providence Richmond Smithfield Warren Warwick Woonsocket Seekonk, MA Attleboro, MA

For more information please visit;www.performanceptri.comor contact DanielleDeCosteat ddecoste@performanceptri.com

Performance Physical Therapy is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, or veteran status.


Duties and Responsibilitiesinclude the following: Other duties may be assigned.

  • Responsible for the condition and cleanliness of treatment rooms and gym area and washing and folding laundry
  • Assist clinical staff with patient intervention following plan of care as directed by the PT or PTA. Level of assistance will depend on aides competencies and payers guidelines. Treatment may include; exercise instruction, manual therapy techniques, aquatic therapy, modalities, and education on posture, ergonomics, ADL's and body mechanics
  • Document exercise on patient flow sheet
  • Communicate with physical therapist or assistant patients response to intervention
  • Communicates with potential referral sources to expand existing business and cultivate new business
  • Assist administrative staff as directed by clinic director


Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma required with a bachelor's degree in Kinesiology or related field strongly preferred.

Benefits:We offer a comprehensive benefit's package includingMedical, Dental & Vision; 401k with employer match; voluntary disability and life insurance options; Fitness & Wellness reimbursement; 7 paid holidays and paid time off;Flexible work hours;Community volunteer opportunities, and more!

Keywords: Performance Physical Therapy, East Providence , Exercise Specialist, Other , East Providence, Rhode Island

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