Physical Therapy Assistant, Resurrection Life Center, Chicago, IL:
Presence Health

Presence Health
Chicago Illinois

Requisition ID: 45312

Location: Presence Res Life Center

Location Address:
7370 West Talcott, Chicago, IL  60631 United States (US)


Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
Employment Status: Full-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Day



Provides direct rehab care in physical therapy to patients upon physician referral and under the supervision of a licensed Physical Therapist (PT) in accordance with all laws, regulations, and standards.



  • Participates in community health matters/projects as appropriate
  • Serve as a liaison to patients, families, support departments, etc., to adequately plan for patient needs
  • Possess the ability to make independent decisions using good judgement and reasoning skills when circumstances warrant such action
  • Knowledgeable of rehab practices and procedures, as well as the laws, regulations, and guidelines governing rehab functions in the long-term care facility
  • Possess willingness to work harmoniously with professional and non-professional personnel  



    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


    Must possess exceptional communication and interpersonal skills



    Education and/or Experience                                                              

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited program in physical therapy assisting. Associate’s Degree Required. 
  • One year’s experience in long-term care or related setting preferred
  • Certified Clinical Instructor preferred

    Computer Skills                                                          

    PC proficient (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)


    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Must be currently registered/ licensed in applicable state. Must maintain an active license in good standing throughout employment
  • Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment.

Business Unit: PLC Senior Services
Department Name: Rehabilitation RLC

Basic Qualifications