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Physical Therapist

Physical Therapist

Job Description 

  • Develops, implements and coordinates physical therapy services and resources for children birth to age 21 who have been identified with or are suspected of having disabilities in the areas of mobility (e.g., functional movement, transfers) and positioning (e.g., sitting, standing, use of assistive positioning devices) 
  • Collaborates with other team members and community partners to ensure integration of essential therapeutic components embedded into children’s daily routines 
  • Serves as an advocate for all children and youth

Education & Experience 

  • A master’s or doctorate degree from an accredited physical therapy program 
  • Appropriate license from the Iowa Board of Physical & Occupational Therapy 
  • Statement of Professional Recognition from the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners 


  • Full-time with a doctorate degree working 192 days a year: starting salary of $54,428 or $37.78 an hour
  • Top of pay range: $85,917

Make a difference every day for students and educators!

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