Therapy Technician

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Job Title:

Therapy Technician

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Lexington, Ky

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Required Related Experience:

2 yrs

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Physical Requirements:

Physical requirements for this position include, but are not limited to: running, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, sitting on the floor and in small children’s chairs, getting up and down from the floor, and lifting children and equipment. Must also have, with correction, vision and hearing within normal limits and the capacity to provide the children with a speech/language model.


Monday – Friday, occasional Saturdays.

Job Summary:

The College of Health Sciences is looking for an individual to provide therapy support services to children enrolled in the Child Development Center of the Bluegrass (CDCB) under the supervision of the child’s teacher and/or therapist. This position would also be required to provide supportive services for all disciplines (Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Speech Language Therapy) to include but not limited to preparing areas for treatment (set up/clean up), implementing treatment activities under the direct supervision of a licensed therapist, and aid in transitioning children from the treatment area to his/her classroom and/or waiting area.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Communication skills, time management, motivated, taking direction from multiple individuals.

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University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/9/2021
Application Due: 1/23/2021
Work Type: Full Time