Pediatric Physical Therapist

Kids Services Seattle, Washington


Description

Northwest Center Kids is seeking a part-time Pediatric Physical Therapist to join our Early Supports Team. At NWC, you will be part of a dynamic and supportive team, making a difference in the lives of families and their young children aged 0-3 years. NWC is a leader in the Pacific Northwest, in the advancing equal opportunities for children and adults with developmental disabilities.

PEDIATRIC PHYSICAL THERAPIST

This position provides evaluative, therapeutic and consultative services to children, birth-to-three years old, who have developmental delays in motor, feeding and sensory development. We serve children in their homes, childcares, and community settings. At Northwest Center Kids, you’ll work alongside a team of people, including PTs, OTs, SLPs, educators, dietitians and infant mental health providers. You will have opportunities to pursue your special interests, share your knowledge and develop programming.

Services are currently being provided primarily in-person and occasionally via telehealth.

What we can offer you:

  • Hourly position including documentation time with generous PTO and a paid week off during our December holiday program closure.
  • In addition, we offer paid continuing education and paid professional development days, mileage and professional licensure reimbursement.
  • Work-life balance support including a flexible M-F schedule, work scheduling autonomy, reflective practice with a trained provider.  

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree, DPT or equivalent
  • Licensed Physical Therapist in the State of Washington  
  • 1+ year(s) experience working in pediatrics with birth-to-three population, as school PT or fieldwork that includes a pediatric affiliation is preferred.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with staff, families, and community partners.
  • Current CPR and First Aid certifications – may be obtained after date of hire.
  • A valid WA driver’s license and automobile insurance are required.

At Northwest Center, we do not just accept diversity and inclusion — we celebrate it, we support it, we live it and we flourish in it for the benefit of our employees, the community, and our clientele. It is our belief that our strength lies within our diversity and the forward motion towards a day when people of all abilities can learn and work together. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

Job Type: Part-time 0.6 FTE, 8:30 am-5:00 pm (Wednesdays are required)