Physical Therapist

Location: Hornell, NY
Rehabilitation Specialist -
  • Full-time position available.
  • Direct hire opportunity.
  • Accepting both permanent candidates and travelers.
  • Comprehensive benefits package.
  • Competitive compensation based on experience.
  • New graduates from physical therapist programs are welcome.
  • Location: Hornell, NY (Situated in the Finger Lakes region of New York State)
  • Setting: Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Our physical therapy staff members play a vital role in ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by delivering high-quality therapy services. A valid physical therapy license specific to the state is required.


  • Initiate physical therapy treatments as per physician's orders and maintain necessary communication with physicians.

  • Create written evaluations, progress notes, and discharge summaries for residents enrolled in the physical therapy program.

  • Collaborate with other healthcare professionals to address the special needs of residents, enhancing their rehabilitation or maintenance of function.

  • Provide input for Resident Care Planning meetings and attend them in the absence of the Director of Physical Therapy.

  • Maintain statistical records of residents' treatments.

  • Assist in organizing and conducting in-service training programs upon request.

  • Update and maintain residents' plan of care in the Interdisciplinary Kardex.

  • Submit supply requisitions needed for residents' treatment to the Director of Physical Therapy.

  • Assume all duties of the Director of Physical Therapy during absences, including supervision of Physical Therapy Aides and fulfilling necessary documentation requirements.


  • Completion of an accredited physical therapy school is required.
  • A valid state license to practice physical therapy is mandatory.
  • New graduates from physical therapist programs are welcome.
  • Preference given to candidates with two years of experience in physical therapy.
  • Interest in physical therapy treatment programs for the geriatric and subacute populations is essential.
  • Ability to provide guidance and direction to others is necessary.
* About the area: Hornell is a city located in Steuben County (Finger Lakes region of NYS). It is a small-town environment with city conveniences. The nearby beautiful Finger Lakes provides many recreational and nature activities. Two state parks and four county parks just a short distance away. There is always something to do- boating, fishing, kayaking, hiking, skiing, wine tours, shopping, and restaurants.
Alfred University is close by and offers vocational and occupational education programs at the Wildwood campus.
It is 45 minutes to Corning, 30 minutes to Watkins Glen and 1 hour to Rochester.
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