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Current Job Openings

Occupational Therapy Position Opening
Physical Therapy Position Opening
Teacher for Day Treatment for Adults Program Position Opening



Physical Therapy Position Opening

UPWARD for children and families is looking for a physical therapist to work in our school and outpatient therapy clinic.  We provide therapy services to students in our school age program that are severely disabled/medically fragile.  Great opportunity to work closely with other therapists, special education teachers and pediatric nurses.
We also serve children with developmental disabilities, in an outpatient clinical setting on the same campus. We are located at 6306 N. 7th Street in central Phoenix. Our clients are ages birth through 20 and seen once a week in the clinic for a 50 minute session. You would be working with a great team of therapists (occupational, speech/language and music).
30 hours per week; salary range from $38 per hour to $42 per hour; 2 paid holidays per year and 40 hours of sick time available per year.

Interested? Please send resume to sharon.graham@upwardaz.org or call Sharon at 602-279-5801 x204 for more information.

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Occupational Therapy Position Opening

UPWARD for children and families is looking for an OTR to work with us on a contract basis. The majority of the work would be in our pediatric outpatient therapy clinic located at 6306 N. 7th Street in central Phoenix. Our clients are ages birth through 16 and seen once a week in the clinic for a 50 minute session. In addition, you would be working in our school program with students that are severely disabled/medically fragile. Time to work in the school would be built into your schedule. You would be working with a great team of therapists (physical, occupational, speech/language and music) as well as special education teachers.

Interested? Please send resume to sharon.graham@upwardaz.org for more information.

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Teacher for Day Treatment for Adults Program Position Opening

UPWARD is seeking qualified applicants for a full time position (35 hours per week) as teacher of our DTA program. 
Responsibilities: Develop and implement a developmental program for each client; document progress of each client; participate in quarterly ISP meetings with DDD Support Coordinators and parents.
Qualifications: High School diploma or GED, experience working with clients, physical ability to lift and position clients.
Requirements: A valid fingerprint clearance card, CPR, First Aid, Article IX training. If you do not hold these certifications, UPWARD will provide training.

If interested, send resume to info@upwardaz.org

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