Mar 20, 2022

Physical Therapist Assistant

  • BayCare Health System
  • Riverview, FL, USA
Physical Therapy

Job Description

Physical Therapist Assistant(

Job Number:



BayCare is currently in search of our newest Physical Therapist Assistant who is passionate about providing outstanding customer service to our community. We are looking for an individual seeking a career opportunity with one of the largest employers within the Tampa Bay area.


  • Assists Physical Therapists with the administration of interventions utilized in physical therapy and rehabilitation.
  • May progress patients/residents in the treatment plan developed by the physical therapist.
  • May provide direct clinical supervision for Rehabilitation Technicians, Massage Therapists, Athletic Trainers and Fitness Specialists.

Specific Skills:

  • Organizational skills
  • Collaborate and work with a team
  • Customer service skills
  • Work independently
  • Work with minimal supervision
  • Computer skills appropriate to position
  • Written and verbal communication skills

Team members with temporary permits must work under the direct supervision of a licensed Physical Therapist that has been licensed for a minimum of six months. A supervising licensed Physical Therapist may only supervise one permittee at any given time.

BayCare offers a competitive total reward package including benefits, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, 401k match and additional yearly contribution, yearly performance appraisals with merit increases, yearly team award bonus, community discounts and the chance to be part of an amazing team and a great place to work!


Certifications and Licensures

Required BLS (Basic Life Support)
Required PTA (Physical Therapy Assistant)
Or PTA (Physical Therapy Assistant) Temporary
And PTA (Physical Therapy Assistant) within 6 months


Required Associate's Physical Therapy
Preferred Bachelor's Physical Therapy


Preferred 1 year Physical Therapy Assistant



Primary Location

: FL-Riverview-St. Joseph’s South
Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday


: Days
Shift Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Weekend Work: Occasional
On Call: No
Employment Status: ACTIVE FULL TIME

Does this position fall under CMS guidelines for COVID19 vaccine or exemption?” Yes

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled