Physical Therapist

Columbia, SC
Jul 12, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Posting Details
Posting Summary

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

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina is a premiere flagship research institution in South Carolina and one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report. With more than 46,000 students on eight campuses, the University of South Carolina is a leader in improving the lives of individuals in South Carolina and around the world. Founded in 1801, the University of South Carolina employs almost 14,000 people. At the University of South Carolina, our employees include some of the brightest minds and most accomplished professionals in the world. The diversity of thought and active engagement of our colleagues makes for a dynamic and interesting work environment. The University has been named a best place to work, and a big part of that is the people. Our diverse faculty and staff embody a dedication to serve our students, so that a job becomes a passion with no limits.

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.

Position Description

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.


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 Conditions for Eligibility Quicklink for Posting 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.

Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Essential Safety/Security Sensitive or Requires a CDL Yes

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