Providence Health & Services Physical Therapy Assistant in Tarzana, California


Providence is calling a Physical Therapy Assistant ( Per Diem / Day Shift ) to Providence Medical Center in Tarzana, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Reporting to the Director of Therapy Services, this position is responsible for implementing specific treatment programs developed by the supervising Physical Therapist for individual patients according to the principles and practices of Physical Therapy, under the supervision of the Physical Therapist and in collaboration with the interdisciplinary.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Currently certified in BLS for Healthcare Providers through American Heart Association (AHA)

  • Current LA City Fire Card within 90 days of hire

  • Current license or license applicant in the State of California as a Physical Therapy Assistant

  • Ability to communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing.

  • Ability to effectively evaluate and treat patients with a variety of diagnoses.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One year of acute care experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Tarzana Medical Center is a 245-bed not-for-profit medical center that serves the San Fernando Valley, offering high quality specialty services, including: heart and vascular care, orthopedics, oncology and senior services. Recognizing the special health care needs of women and children, our Women’s Pavilion & Resource Center provides women’s health and maternity care in once central location. The hospital specializes in pediatrics and has one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Tarzana has a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology with a personal touch. Providence Health & Services cares about the people and the lives that we touch each and every day. We are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core-values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. With a rich past reaching back more than 65 years in Southern California, and 150 years in total, Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

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 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 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: California-Tarzana

Req ID: 188735