To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
Performs duties of staff therapist in addition to providing supervision to staff on a daily basis. Works with the Director and other supervisors as part of the Centers' management team. Ensures the delivery of a high level of patient care, and the growth and development of team members. Other duties may be assigned.
Graduate of accredited Physical, Occupational, Speech-Language Pathology or Recreational Therapy program or equivalent and a BS or Masters degree.
Minimum of 3 years clinical experience. Previous supervisory or leadership experience
Current Connecticut licensure in Physical therapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech-Language Pathology or demonstrated eligibility in other clinical area.
Current skills with MS office. Performance Improvement training desirable.
The worker must be able to stand, walk, talk, hear, lift, push, pull, reach, stoop, kneel, climb and perform repetitive motions, of the wrist, fingers or hands., The worker is subject to inside environmental/atmospheric conditions such as poor ventilation and is also subject to hazards, such as exposure to chemicals., The worker must be able to operate various exercise equipment, whirlpools, ultrasound and electrical stimulation equipment., The worker must be able to exert up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and /or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently and/or up to, 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects or the human body., Functions with or without the assistance of reasonable accommodation as determined on a case by case basis.
Medically based OP experience required, previous supervisory experience.