Providence Health & Services Physical Therapy Assistant in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a per diem Physical Therapy Assistant (Supplemental/On-call, Days) to Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Provide physical therapy treatment.

  • Carry out discharge plans as specified by the treatment plan.

  • Have responsibility for communication with patients and their families, physicians, nurses, and other personnel regarding patient care.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an APTA approved Physical Therapy Assistant Program

  • Physical Therapy Assistant certification in Washington State

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One year experience in a physical therapist assistant capacity in a hospital, skilled nursing facility or other related medical field

  • New grads are encouraged to apply

About the skilled nursing facility you will serve.

Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington serves people of all ages and faiths. Our Transitional Care Unit is designed for patients coming out of the hospital who need skilled nursing care, end of life care, or rehabilitation for those recovering from surgery or who have a functional loss from illness, disease, or an accident. Our Long Term Care unit provides skilled nursing in a residential setting, addressing the needs of our residents through creating a sense of community and home in “neighborhoods” and providing a model of care that is resident-centered.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 134916