California Elementary School Physical Therapist Job

  • Riverside, CA
  • Schools - PT
  • 5 days ago

San Bernadino, CA Elementary School Physical Therapist

ProCare is currently looking for a candidate to work with a school district as an itinerant Physical Therapist near San Bernadino. This is a phenomenal opportunity for the upcoming school year with a sympathetic and supportive team of administrators on staff. This is a full-time position for an elementary school population. 

Job Description:

  • Full-time position
    • Full School Year

Job Duties: 

  • Diagnose student fine motor/gross motor needs through analysis of test results, observations, and information from parents and teacher consultation.
  • Develop and implement IEP goals and objectives/IFSP outcomes for students with fine motor and gross motor impairments which prevent the student from accessing their general education curriculum.
  • Develop and train staff and students on the effective implementation of safe transition supports, safe lifting, environmental accessibility/mobility, adaptive equipment access and evacuation drills.
  • Consult with teachers and parents regarding the various aspects of motor skills development and associated supports and their impact on achievement.
  • Work in partnership with physical education teachers on strategies and supports within PE and other settings.
  • Serve as a resource person to school staff in the development and selection of materials to address the needs of students for developmentally appropriate motor skills.
  • Re-evaluation and update of individual therapy programs.
  • Maintain accurate data for individual student interventions.
  • Participate in IEP/IFSP Team Meetings as well as Pupil Services Team Meetings (PST) for students with motor impairments.
  • Submit required and compliant logs and Medical Assistance billings monthly.
  • Ongoing supervision of physical therapy students for short term placements, as needed.
  • Ongoing supervision of certified physical therapy assistant (PTA) as determined by DHMH and MSDE guidelines and standards.
  • Provides organized, well-planned lessons to address physical therapy needs of students.
  • Complete logs and compliant submissions for attendance and Medical Assistance monthly.
  • Maintain individual student data to measure progress on Individual Education Program (IEP/IFSP) goals, objectives, and outcomes.
  • Conducts team, staff, and parent training when appropriate to student progress.

Job Requirements

  • Physical Therapy License 
  • Pediatrics experience preferred
  • Master's degree required, Doctorate preferred


  • Competitive compensation
  • Guaranteed hours
  • 401k, Dental, Vision, Healthcare

The director is actively holding interviews and is ready to hire. If interested in the position, please email me an updated copy of your resume at [email protected] as well as your availability to interview and I will be in touch regarding the next steps of the hiring process!


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