Physical Therapist II

Recruitment #191031-UNCX-439


The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to providing quality health services to Oklahoma citizens. Our mission is to protect and promote health, to prevent disease and injury, and to cultivate conditions by which Oklahomans can be healthy.

OSDH is seeking a full time Physical Therapist II providing support to Tulsa County SoonerStart. This is an unclassified position, PIN 34003484, in state government, located in Tulsa, OK.  OSDH offers a comprehensive Benefits Packageincluding a generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible dependentsFor more information about the benefit allowance [click here]. The annual salary for this position is up to $48,350.00 based on education and experience.

Position Description:  
This position provides developmental evaluations, consults to team members, development of the Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP) and on-going intervention services in the child’s natural environment. This is the specialist level where incumbents are assigned responsibilities for performing advanced level technical duties in physical therapy.  Incumbents at this level may assume a lead role in evaluation, assessment, program planning, intervention, supervise physical therapy students during field work experience, and may be responsible for in-service training in areas of recognized expertise at the local, regional and state level.  Positions which are the only physical therapy position in a facility, with overall responsibility for the physical therapy program, may also be included in this level.
Education and Experience:
A current Oklahoma license as a Physical Therapist issued by the Oklahoma Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision plus three years of professional experience as a licensed Physical Therapist; or an advanced level master’s degree or doctorate in pediatric rehabilitative services, pediatric occupational therapy, special education, or a closely related field may be substituted for the required experience.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Work is typically performed in the child’s natural environment which includes the home, childcare, or wherever children in this age group are typically found.  While performing the duties of the job, employee is required to talk, stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms. Travel is required with this position.


If education, certification or licensure is required to meet qualifications, applicants must provide documentation at the time of interview.

All applicants are subject to a background check and must be legally authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.


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Veteran's Preference Points Apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.