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62808830 Therapy Aide - $2000 Sign on bonus -Inpatient Rehab - - Chester, NJ

Job Information

ID :
#37259615
# of Positions :
1
Experience Required :
1 year
Duration :
Full Time Regular
Shift :
Unspecified
Hours per week:
40

Job Description

 

Therapy Aide - $2000 Sign on bonus -Inpatient Rehab -

Job ID
185066

Location
US-NJ-Chester

Experience (Years)
1

Category
Healthcare Support - Occupational and Physical Therapist Assistant or Aide

Street Address
201 Pleasant Hill Road

Company
Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation - Welkind (Chester)

Position Type
Full Time Regular

Overview

Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation
Select Medical
Chester, NJ
Sign On Bonuses Available!
Offering $2,000 SIGN ON BONUS limited time only for; Full Time

Therapy Aide
Shift Hours: Full-time, Mon-Fri, 8:30am - 4:30pm, & 2 weekend days per month, 1 holiday day per year, 4 holiday weekend days per year (2 in the Summer, 2 in the Winter)

Benefits of being a Therapy Aide with us:
Working with a great therapy team
Impact on patient care and their quality of life
Ability to grow and learn new skills
Competitive rates
A network of over 50K employees nationwide with relocation and advancement opportunities
Full-benefits package Full-time employees (Including medical, dental, vision, 401k, life insurance, short and long term disability, and tuition assistance)

Responsibilities

Position Summary
Assists therapy staff with identification and transportation needs for patient care in the rehab treatment areas and with the coordination of care between rehab and nursing floors.
Specific Duties
Performs patient related tasks assigned by therapist
Lifts patients to/from mats, treatment and tilt tables, wheelchairs and other equipment appropriate to the facility/department.
Assists patients with transfer activities to all surfaces.
Assists patients in donning/doffing all appliances specific to the facility/department.
Positions patients in parallel bars and prepares patients for standing with appropriate orthotic/prosthetic devices and equipment.
Transports patients to/from therapy as needed.
Assists therapist with other patient related treatment activities as appropriate and providing equipment.
Assist with patient related activities including equipment set-up and patient positioning in preparation for therapy session as outlined in the State Practice

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications
High school graduate or equivalent required
Preferred Experience
One or more years of hospital experience as therapy aide preferred
Six months of general maintenance experience and use of hand/power tools preferred

Additional Data

Select Medical is an organization that is passionate about safety for our patients and our team members. The Inpatient Rehabilitation Division conducts post-offer employment testing (POET) for a number of job titles including, but not limited to:

Therapy Aide / Nursing Assistant
Nurse
Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy
Environmental Services
Food and Nutrition Services

POETS are completed as part of the onboarding process- to be completed before an employee's first day of work.

Select Medical is an equal opportunity employer committed to dealing with employees in a nondiscriminatory manner and based on job-related qualifications and abilities. The Company will recruit, hire, train, and promote all persons without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, veteran status, age (40 and over), marital status, disability or history of disability (except where physical or mental abilities are a bona fide occupational qualification) or any other protected status.

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Company Information

Name :
Description :
Kessler Institute employees agree that our hospitals are a remarkable place to work and grow. Below are comments from a few members of our staff of more than 2,600 employees:

"Kessler has given me the opportunity to further my education, learn new skills and know the latest technology in the field of rehabilitation."

"Working with people who take pride in what they do and are committed to doing the right thing for their patients Ö thatís what makes Kessler such a great place to work."

"I enjoy working at Kessler simply because it gives me the opportunity to be a part of a dedicated team of rehabilitation professionals."

"Kessler is a unique, inspiring place to work. I work with some of the best people in our field, treat the most challenging and rewarding patients and am becoming a stronger clinician and person."
Type :
Direct Employer
Address :
1199 Pleasant Valley Way
West Orange, NJ 07052

Application Information

Online :
Job Posting Entered On :
1/5/2022
Job Posting Expires On :
4/5/2022