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Therapy Technician

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Therapy Technician
Requisition Number RE25993
Working Title
Department Name 7N800:COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES
Work Location Lexington, Ky
Grade Level 40
Salary Range $13.63-21.83/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

HS

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

2 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification

None

Physical Requirements

Physical requirements for this position include, but are not limited to: running, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, sitting on the floor and in small children’s chairs, getting up and down from the floor, and lifting children and equipment. Must also have, with correction, vision and hearing within normal limits and the capacity to provide the children with a speech/language model.

Shift

Monday – Friday, occasional Saturdays.

Job Summary

The College of Health Sciences is looking for an individual to provide therapy support services to children enrolled in the Child Development Center of the Bluegrass (CDCB) under the supervision of the child’s teacher and/or therapist. This position would also be required to provide supportive services for all disciplines (Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Speech Language Therapy) to include but not limited to preparing areas for treatment (set up/clean up), implementing treatment activities under the direct supervision of a licensed therapist, and aid in transitioning children from the treatment area to his/her classroom and/or waiting area.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Communication skills, time management, motivated, taking direction from multiple individuals.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 01/21/2021
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Categories

Posted: 2021-01-08 Expires: 2021-02-07

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