The Elkhorn Public Schools is currently seeking applicants for Physical Therapist for the 2022-2023 school year. Elkhorn Public Schools is seeking highly motivated educators to contribute to the well established culture of professional collaboration and continuous improvement.
Elkhorn Public Schools is a rapidly growing suburban school district located on the west edge of the Omaha Metro area. Our enrollment continues to climb by more than six percent each year, and we continue to add facilities to accommodate our growing student population. The District offers the cultural, educational and retail advantage of the city, while still maintaining the qualities of a smaller community. We pride ourselves on the achievement of our students and the dedication of our staff.
GENERAL SUMMARY, EDUCATION, AND QUALIFICATIONS
The Physical Therapist works to diagnose and treat students who have health conditions that limit their ability to move and perform everyday activities. Physical Therapists work to restore physical function and mobility, promote overall wellness, and boost quality of life.
· Masters degree and completion of accredited Physical Therapy program and fieldwork.
· Must possess a Nebraska licensure as a Physical Therapist and such other licensures or certifications as may be required by HHS, NDE and the District, in additional to all other required or assigned certification and training.
· Knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of disorders that require the provision of physical therapy services within the school setting.
· Clear a state criminal record check and a child abuse check
EPS offers a starting salary of $40,286 for a 190 day contract. A full salary schedule can be provided at time of interview. EPS offers full coverage of single health/dental and competitive benefit package options for spouse, children, and families.
Anticipated start date: August 5, 2022