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Careers

About the Pediatric Movement Center

 

The Pediatric Movement Center (PMC) is family-centered and passionate about providing the best care to the children and families in the Tri-state region. Through individualized patient-centered practices designed to empower children with and without special needs, we provide comprehensive therapeutic, recreation, and support services to children and their families in our community and surrounding areas.

 

Current job openings are listed below!

 

For all interested applicants, please send a current resume to info@pmchag.com. For questions about positions, please call our front office at 301-739-5437.

Physical Therapist Assistant

The Pediatric Movement Center is looking for a full-time physical therapist assistant to join our team! This role centers treatment on giving a child the opportunity to reach his or her highest level of development.

Position Summary

Physical therapy assistants are expected to work in conjunction with the primary physical therapist in carry-through of therapy treatment programs. PTAs will demonstrate sound judgement for the safety of the child, and work in conjunction with the PT to determine effectiveness of the therapy program. Physical therapist assistants are expected to demonstrate effective communication skills, between therapists, child and family system.

Position Qualifications
  • Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy Assistant school and licensed in the State of Maryland.
  • One+ years of clinical experience in a pediatric therapy setting. Required skills include developmental handling and knowledge related to development in both gross motor milestones and motor coordination in a pediatric clinic-based setting. Effective written and oral communication skills are also required throughout this process.
Physical Qualifications

Moderate physical effort, standing/walking, occasionally lifts clients, supplies and/or equipment, occasional reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, and crouching, manual dexterity and mobility

Benefits
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday
  • 401(k)
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Continuing Education Opportunities
PRN Physical Therapist

The Pediatric Movement Center is looking for a PRN physical therapist to join our team! This role centers treatment on giving a child the opportunity to reach his or her highest level of development.

Position Summary

Physical therapists will provide comprehensive assessments, perform evaluations, establish diagnoses and prognosis, identify the plan of care, and perform interventions as appropriate for children referred to the Pediatric Movement Center. Physical therapists will provide physical therapy assistants directions and supervision for therapy interventions.

 

A physical therapist is expected to work with individuals to acquire, maintain, restore, and improve movement, activity, and function.  As a result, the individual is able to achieve optimal performance, enhanced health, well-being, and quality of life. A physical therapist at PMC is to provide services that prevent, minimize, or eliminate impairments of body functions and structures, activity limitations, and participation restrictions. Physical therapy is provided for individuals of all ages who have or may develop impairments, activity limitations, and participation restrictions related to (1) conditions of the musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, cardiovascular, pulmonary, and/or integumentary systems or (2) the negative effects attributable to unique personal and environmental factors as they relate to human performance.

Position Qualifications
  • Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy school and licensed in the State of Maryland.
  • One+ years of clinical experience in a pediatric therapy setting. Required skills include developmental handling and knowledge related to development in both gross motor milestones and motor coordination in a pediatric clinic-based setting. Effective written and oral communication skills are also required throughout this process.
Physical Qualifications

Moderate physical effort, standing/walking, occasionally lifts clients, supplies and/or equipment, occasional reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, and crouching, manual dexterity and mobility

Speech Therapist

The Pediatric Movement Center is looking for a full-time speech therapist to join our team! This role centers treatment on giving a child the opportunity to reach his or her highest level of development.

Position Summary

The Pediatric Movement Center is looking for a Speech Language Pathologist to join our team! This position role centers treatment on giving a child the opportunity to reach his or her highest level of development.

 

Speech Language Pathologists (SLPs) are expected to assess and treat children with speech, language, voice, fluency, and feeding/swallowing delays and disorders. The SLP will collect client background and medical history for diagnostic and treatment purposes. The SLP will be able to interpret speech, language, and hearing test results as well as modified barium swallow test results to best implement a treatment plan of care. The SLP will demonstrate competency in identifying adaptive equipment for augmentative-assistive communication needs. The SLP will develop a treatment plan and monitor progress for each child on his/her caseload. The SLP is expected to maintain thorough, up-to-date treatment notes on each client and develop appropriate home programs for clients when applicable. The SLP is expected to demonstrate effective communication skills between therapists, client and client’s family.

Position Qualifications
  • A Master’s level education degree from an accredited School in Speech Language Pathology, Certificate of Clinical Competency (CCC) or a Clinical Fellow (CF) in process of obtaining a Certificate of Clinical Competency through the American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) Board
  • An active license to practice Speech Language Pathology in the state of Maryland.
  • Minimum Experience: One+ years of clinician experience in a pediatric therapy setting. Proficiency in conducting evaluations and treatment sessions in a pediatric clinic-based setting. Required skills include planning, administering, scoring, and interpreting test results related to speech development, receptive and expressive language skills, and safe, effective feeding and swallowing skills. Effective oral and written communication skills are also required throughout this process.
Physical Qualifications

Moderate physical effort, standing/walking, occasionally lifts patient, supplies and/or equipment, occasional reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, and crouching, manual dexterity and mobility

Benefits
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday
  • 401(k)
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Continuing Education Opportunities
Gym Assistant

The Pediatric Movement Center (PMC) is looking for a part-time Gym Assistant to join our KidMotion team! A team member is needed to host our weekend birthday parties. Applicant may also assist with children’s gymnastics classes, if desired. Our Gym Assistant is expected to run/plan birthday party plans (after being trained, of course!)

Position Summary

We are passionate about providing the best care to the children and families in the Tri-state region! The Gym Assistant position will work with our KidMotion program, which provides classes for kids of all ages and abilities, as well as run special events such as birthday parties and field trips!

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Enthusiastic!
  • Foster a fun, supportive, enjoyable, and safe environment for the students while teaching age and ability appropriate classes
  • Ability to communicate and work with a variety of ages and skill levels
  • Ability to lead various recreational activities (after training)
  • Run activities and games for children’s birthday parties
  • Create a fun and stimulating environment
  • Maintain a clean and safe gym
  • Must be able to communicate appropriately with children and parents
  • Maintain safe and organized gym environment
  • Instructor may lead/assist student classes for children aged aged 5 months old to 12 years of age
Position Qualifications
  • Applicant must be at least 21 years of age
  • Experience in working with children
  • 1 year of dance/gymnastics instruction experience (preferred)
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, written and organizational skills
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Good communications skills both verbal and written
  • Pass pre-employment background check and drug test.
Physical Qualifications

Moderate physical effort that includes: standing, walking, jogging, occasional reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, and crouching, manual dexterity and skill spotting.

Benefits (for full-time position)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday
  • 401(k)
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
To submit your application, please email a resume to info@pmchag.com (please note the position title in the subject line).