Logo Posting Number TMP00048PO17 Classification Title Physical Therapist I Internal Title Physical Therapist Campus Columbia 01 College/Division Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support Department Health Services Salary $35.00 - $45.00 /Hour Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Part Time Hours per week 28 Work Schedule Type of Temporary Position Temporary Staff Job Search Category Health and Human Services
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.
Benefits for Temporary Positions
The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers temporary employees expected to work at least 30 hours per week health and life insurance, flexible spending accounts and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the benefits section on the Applicant Portal.
Advertised Job Summary
The Physical Therapist is responsible for the implementation, administration, planning, and evaluation of physical therapy services including clinical services, outreach, and training of the professional staff. The Physical Therapist will work closely with and facilitate partnerships and collaboration with other University departments, administrators, faculty, staff, and community agencies to ensure the provision of quality and appropriate physical therapy services. Individual will provide physical therapy to referred patients. Modifies treatment methods according to changes in a patient's functional status after periodic evaluation. Constructs exercise and adaptive devices when necessary equipment is not available. Plans treatment schedules and sets priorities. Develops and coordinates therapeutic activities to guide and modify behavior.Qualifications
Master's in physical therapy and 2 years experience in physical therapy; or bachelor's degree physical therapy and 4 years experience in physical therapy. Licensure as a Physical Therapist by the South Carolina Board of Physical Therapy Examiners.
Posting Detail Information
Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 07/17/2017 Proposed End Date Job Open Date 07/11/2017 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/16573 EEO Statement
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.
Hazardous weather category Essential Safety/Security Sensitive or Requires a CDL Yes
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