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Program Director of PTA-CAS and Student Pipeline Initiatives job

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The American Physical Therapy Association strives to improve the health and life quality of the communities through promoting and advancing physical therapist practice through research, education, and awareness. The institution is committed to increase the understanding of the role of physical therapy in the national health care system. With regard to its members, it provides resources for career advancement and improvement, such as free or discounted courses, events, conferences, articles, payment guidance, and discounts. These are also available for students and early-career physical therapists. Additional benefits include full-text access to scientific literature, board certification in specialty areas, partnership and fellowship opportunities, professional, business, and personal insurance options, and more.

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JOB SUMMARY
Responsible for the daily management of APTA's Centralized Application Services, with a strong focus on development and day-to-day oversight of the Physical Therapist Assistant Centralized Application Service (PTA-CAS), as well development and support of the association's student recruitment and diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives.

PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONS
  • Provides timely responses to all constituents and applicants, addressing all constituent concerns with support and training, and maintaining regular proactive communication with constituents.
  • Readies applicants, admissions officers, and program staff for the implementation of a new application service.
  • Prepares for and leading CAS Work Group meetings
  • Assists with the development of an annual CAS and student recruitment calendar of events and communication plan while leading its execution.

TASKS

  • Instruct, motivate, safeguard, and assist patients as they practice exercises or functional activities.
  • Observe patients during treatments to compile and evaluate data on their responses and progress and provide results to physical therapist in person or through progress notes.
  • Confer with physical therapy staff or others to discuss and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, or coordinating treatment.
  • Administer active or passive manual therapeutic exercises, therapeutic massage, aquatic physical therapy, or heat, light, sound, or electrical modality treatments, such as ultrasound.

SKILLS

  • Reading ComprehensionUnderstanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
  • Active ListeningGiving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • SpeakingTalking to others to convey information effectively.
  • Critical ThinkingUsing logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

KNOWLEDGE

  • Customer and Personal ServiceKnowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • BiologyKnowledge of plant and animal organisms, their tissues, cells, functions, interdependencies, and interactions with each other and the environment.
  • PsychologyKnowledge of human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; psychological research methods; and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders.
  • Sociology and AnthropologyKnowledge of group behavior and dynamics, societal trends and influences, human migrations, ethnicity, cultures and their history and origins.

American Physical Therapy Association

Type

Company - Private

Size

Large

Revenue

$25M to $50M

Location

Multiple locations

Industry

Social Advocacy Organizations

Founded

1921

CEO

Paul Rockar, Jr.

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Fundraising & Database Administrator (RAISER S EDGE CERTIFICATION A PLUS).American Physical Therapy AssociationAlexandria, VA
About Us The Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) funds research and develops researchers to optimize movement and health. The FPTR annually funds over $1 million in scholarships,Read more
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Specialist, Human Resources (HR Generalist)American Physical Therapy AssociationAlexandria City, VA
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