Job Title: Physical Therapist
Apply by: Until Filled
Location: Georgia Academy for the Blind, 2895 Vineville Avenue, Macon, GA 31204
Program/Unit: Georgia Academy for the Blind
Description of Duties: Under general supervision, provides physical therapy services to support objectives on students’ Individualized Education Plans and placement in accordance with the requirements of the Individuals with Disabilities Act. Duties include providing support to teachers and complete evaluations; providing written reports on the services provided and evaluations and will submit them quarterly; assessing, diagnosing, treating, and helping with physical therapy and other related disorders.
Minimum Qualifications: Preference will be given to applicants who, in addition to meeting the minimum qualifications, possess the following: Experience in completing evaluations • Experience working with students with varying degrees of ability levels • Three years of experience as a Certified Physical Therapist
Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to applicants who, in addition to meeting the minimum qualifications, possess the following: • Five years of experience as a Physical Therapist • 5 Years of experience working with the blind and visually impaired
Salary/Benefits:Pay Grade 16 - Annual salary range $39,038.32 (minimum) - $68,418.29 (maximum). This is a 10-month position paid on a 12-month basis. Salary will be based on the number of days worked. Benefit options include life, disability, dental and health insurance; annual/sick leave; and Employees’ Retirement/Teachers’ Retirement.
Consideration/interviews will begin as soon as a list of applicants has been established. Resumes/Applications will be evaluated and only those meeting the qualifications will be forwarded to the hiring manager to be considered. Candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted directly. Notification will only be sent to applicants selected for interviews. Due to the large volume of applications received, we cannot provide application status information.
It is the policy of the Georgia Department of Education not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, disability, citizenship, gender, pregnancy, childbirth or other related conditions, national origin, religion, military or veteran status, political opinions, or affiliations, genetic information or age in its employment practices.
The Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) and each associated State School is a registered participant in the federal work authorization program commonly known as E-Verify. The GaDOE utilizes the program to verify the employment eligibility of individuals hired on or after July 1, 2007.
GaDOE Federally-issued User ID#: 46420
Date of Authorization: 07/02/2007