Physical Therapist

Surgery is just the beginning. The volunteers of the Rehab Team work with our post-surgery patients day in and out, helping them to fully regain the life they once had. This team takes our patients from recovering to recovered.


Hospital Support Services


Min. 3 Months

About this Role

The Physical Therapist is responsible for providing high quality rehabilitation services for pre and post-operative surgical patients and Crew. You will have direct patient participation in selected tasks to restore, reinforce, and enhance performance; facilitate the learning of skills and functions essential for adaptation and productivity, correct pathology, and promote and maintain health.

What You Will Contribute

• Evaluate patient’s emotional and physical condition at screening and on ship by performing manual muscle testing, Range Of Motion and other tests as needed

• Coordinate and participate in the planning, implementation and evaluation of patient treatment plans and goals, utilizing selected physical therapy procedures including physical agents, therapeutic exercise and gait and functional training

• Discuss and document treatment goals and therapy with patients, family and staff

• Evaluate patients during treatment to determine effectiveness and safety, modifying treatment plan as indicated

• Assist with fabrication of orthotics and other supports

• Serve as a consultant to physicians and nurses regarding Physical Therapy services

For This Role, You Will Need

• Registered Physical Therapist with active license and a minimum of two years’ experience 

• Experienced with surgical patients preferred, including orthopedics and burn reconstruction, as well as experience in musculoskeletal outpatients

• Excellent communication skills in English (written and verbal)

• Fluent in English

Full job description available upon request.