Physical Therapy Assistant-Physical Therapy

at MaineHealth in Brunswick, Maine, United States

Job Description


Position Summary

Physical Therapist Assistants, under the direction and supervision of the physical therapist, assist in the provision of physical therapy interventions to patients/clients in various populations identified in our Scope of Care policy who have impairments, functional limitations, disabilities, or changes in physical function and health status resulting from injury, disease, or other causes.


Physical Therapist Assistants work in multiple service delivery areas including acute care and outpatient department. This may include off site programming needs.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

Education: Entry level degree in Physical Therapy.

License/Certifications: Maine State Licensure; BLS Certification required.


Strong interpersonal skills.


Sense of humor.


Excellent composition skills.

Ethical reasoning.

Basic computer skills.
Additional Information

MaineHealth was ranked one of America's Best Large Employers in 2022 by Forbes!

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose vision is, "Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America." MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately 22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire. Learn more about our system at

At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you'll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them - both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new level.

MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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Job Posting: 877582

Posted On: Jan 18, 2023

Updated On: Feb 11, 2023

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