St. Joseph Health Physical Therapist Assistant II - Part Time, Days, 8 Hour in Apple Valley, California

At St. Mary Medical Center providing compassionate care to patients and their families is a sacred responsibility. That is why we seek those who share our passion for treating the whole person – body, mind and spirit.Position Summary:Under the supervision of a Physical Therapist, the PTA directs, administers and modifies physical therapy patient care programs upon assignment after evaluation by the Physical Therapist. Performs administrative duties and participates in department Performance Improvement, Infection Control, Safety and Education programs as directed. The staff Physical Therapist Assistant may be assigned to orient staff and students and to assume the duties and responsibilities of the supervisor in the absence of that individual.Minimum Qualifications:Education:Graduate of American Physical Therapy Association training program or Equivalent Training or experience as specified by the Physical Therapy Board of California. AA degree or higher in the Allied Health Profession (Clinical Associates Degree or higher).Experience:Experience in acute care, skilled nursing facility, outpatient, and/or subacute care settings preferred.Training:Minimum of five (5) years experience in the above areas.License / Certification:Current California Physical Therapy Assistant License.Current BLS required.Knowledge/skills/abilities:Excellent oral and written communication skills.BENEFITSProfessional Advancement:Individual career development plan, ongoing education, tuition reimbursement, motivating mentorsHealth:Medical - Cigna HMO and POS (Point of Service) plans, Dental - Delta Care DHMO and Delta Dental PPO plans, Employee Assistance ProgramWellness:Retirement – 401(K), Paid-Time Off (PTO) – 25-40 days per year (based on years of service), Employee Life insurance with optional family coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts, Pre-Paid Legal Plan

Established in 1956, St. Joseph Health, St. Mary, is a 206-bed acute care facility celebrating more than 55 years of healing in the High Desert. St. Mary is home to the High Desert's only comprehensive cardiovascular surgery program. St. Mary is also home to a da Vinci Surgery System, making the Medical Center the first provider of robotic surgery in the High Desert. St. Mary Medical Center's dedication to serving the Victor Valley has remained intrinsic to its core values of Hospitality, Dignity, Justice, Service, and Excellence. The Medical Center is fully accredited by the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP).