Physical Therapist - Pediatrics Full-time



City
Rochester
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Why Mayo Clinic
Seeking Physical Therapist with experience or passion for pediatrics. This candidate will potentially work in outpatient, pain rehab, inpatient rehab or acute care pediatrics, depending on interest and staffing. Rotations in each area are a minimum of 4 months with longer time for orientation.
Position description
Therapists are responsible for the application of current knowledge, theory, evidence and sound clinical judgment in patient management. The therapist works closely with the patient, family and other members of an interdisciplinary team to provide efficient and effective individualized patient care. Therapists also serve as advocates and promoters of health, wellness, and fitness to all stakeholders. They serve as educators and mentors for therapy students, peers and other medical professionals. The physical therapist assists with department and program planning.
Qualifications
Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy program. Licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of Minnesota as a Physical Therapist.
Additional qualifications
Demonstrated skills in the areas of organization, communication, interpersonal relations, leadership, decision making and problem solving.

Prefer board certification in clinical specialty area and/or advanced degree in health care field.

Also prefer active participation within professional organization.
License or certification
Current physical therapy licensure in the state of Minnesota.
Exemption status
Exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2805.60, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80
Schedule details
typically, Weekdays, 8 - 5 pm.
Weekend schedule
Intermittent weekends in acute hospital setting.
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Category
Other Patient Care
Career profile
Rehabilitation
Job posting number
129327BR
Recruiter
David E. Wilson
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).