Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant in New York, New York

Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant

Job Posting Number: 21142

Allied Health – Rehabilitation

New York,NY

July 2, 2018

Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2017, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

We are:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we are driven to provide the best Cancer Rehabilitation care possible. Our phenomenal team of Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Rehabilitation Assistants are focused on supporting, improving, and enhancing the quality of a person’s life throughout their cancer journey. We are passionate about teamwork and the use of evidenced based practice which results in extraordinary care and exceptional careers here at MSK.

You will:

In joining our team as an Acute Care Physical Therapy Assistant, you are invested in improving the lives of our patients by providing quality comprehensive skilled plans of care developed in collaboration with our dedicated team of Physical Therapists.

Job requirements include:

  • Associate Degree from an approved Physical Therapy Assistant Program and NYS licensure as PTA are required.

  • Acute care and oncology experience strongly preferred.

  • Flexible with strong time management / organizational skills

  • Effective in verbal and written communication including computer skills

  • Invested in mentorship both in learning and sharing of clinical knowledge.

Schedule: TBD, varies between 8a-7p

If you are a motivated clinician, interested in working with team-oriented colleagues, we invite you to apply and look forward to your application. Please submit a cover letter with your resume for consideration.


MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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