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Physical Therapy Clinic Manager and Supervisor

Apply now Job no: 515957
Position type: Staff Part Time
Benefit Status: Non-Benefited – Non-Union
Campus: UMass Lowell
Department: Physical Therapy & Kinesiology
Salary: Salary commensurate with experience
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General Summary of Position:

The Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Lowell is searching for a part-time physical therapy staff member to oversee the clinical practice activities for a newly created Department of Physical Therapy and Kinesiology’s “pro-bono” physical therapy clinic which will serve the UML community (students, faculty, staff).  This opportunity will be open for the Fall 2022 semester and beyond.  We seek candidates with expertise in general outpatient clinical practice and experience as a clinical instructor to supervise DPT students. 

The clinic will be open Monday through Thursday late afternoon-evenings during the fall and spring academic semesters.  A total of 16-18 hours per week will involve patient care, DPT student supervision, instruction, and feedback. This staff member will be expected to consult with DPT faculty and serve on the DPT program’s Clinic Steering Committee.

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment. We seek candidates who can contribute to this goal.

Job Duties:

  • Provide quality patient care
  • DPT student supervision, instruction, and feedback
  • Serve as Instructor for Integrated Clinical Education Fieldwork course (DPTH 6440)
  • Update DPTH 6440 Syllabus each semester and submit to Dean’s office
  • Oversee PT clinic scheduling and documentation
  • Assess students’ performance, assign grades, document outcomes
  • Serve on Clinic Steering Committee

Minimum Qualifications (Required):

  • Doctor Physical Therapy
  • Physical Therapy License in Massachusetts
  • 6 years of outpatient physical therapy clinical practice experience
  • Clinical instructor experience 
  • The ability to work effectively with diverse student, faculty, and patient populations

Additional Considerations:

  • Clinical instructor certification preferred
  • Previous DPT teaching experience at the university/college level is desirable
  • Prior clinic management, scheduling, and billing experience

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications is received.  

This is a part-time, temporary/non-benefited/non-unit position. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Please include the following documents with your application:

Required Applicant Documents:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Cover Letter; Include clinical expertise and experience in working with DPT students. 
  • Names and contact information for three professional references will be required during the application process.

Optional Applicant Documents:

  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Evidence of Teaching; This may include teaching lectures and/or clinical labs as well as experience as a clinical instructor.

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The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment. We seek candidates who can contribute to that goal and encourage you to apply and to identify your strengths in this area.

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