Physical Therapy Aide – Gainesville, GA


Greater Purpose and Core Values: Athletico’s Greater Purpose is to empower people, inspire hope and transform lives. We accomplish this by providing exceptional, progressive, and cost-effective fitness, performance and rehabilitative services through personalized care that emphasizes education and prevention of future injury. This is accomplished through building on our Core Values of one team, understanding our business, recognition, people-focused, accountability, continuous innovation and trust and integrity, which are the foundation for our unique culture.

Position Summary: The Rehabilitation Aide (equivalent to rehabilitation technician and physical therapy aide positions) will assist the Patient Experience Coordinator and clinicians by performing requested administrative and clinical duties. They will greet patients as they arrive to the clinic and work alongside the physical therapists as well as the physical therapist assistants during patient treatment. These duties will be conducted in compliance with state practice act requirements.

Benefits offered with this part time position:

Pre-Tax & Roth 401K (for 21) with quarterly company match

Commuter Benefits

Employee Assistance Program

Perks at Work discounts

Home & Auto insurance discounts

Pet insurance discounts

Student Loan Resources

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The below is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by your changing role within the organization and the overall business objectives of the organization.

Prepares patients for physical therapy treatments to put on and remove supportive devices, assists physical therapists during administration of treatments, and provides routine treatment

Safeguards, motivates, and assists patients practicing exercises and functional activities under the direction of professional staff

Provides routine treatments, such as hot/cold packs, and other modalities such as Ultrasounds, Electrical stimulation, etc

Cleans work area and equipment after treatment

Washes linens/towels, folds and maintains linen cabinets

Maintaining restrooms and other areas such as windows as needed. Restocks with paper towels, tissue paper, soap and supplies

Assists patient experience coordinator with answering phones, scheduling appointments and filing paper work and charts

Assist patient experience coordinator with keeping track of both non-medical and medical supplies for the clinic and may order inventory


Education: High school graduate and or intern preferred

Work Experience: Previous Clinical Aide or Rehab Tech experience preferred

Knowledge and Technical Skills:

Strong communication and presentation skills-written and verbal

Ability to clearly document all projects and manage production

Attention to detail and time management skills are required

Patient/Client Satisfaction: Providing care/service that exceeds expectations

Energetic and a team player

Able to demonstrate compassion toward patients

Complete tasks thoroughly

Basic knowledge of office equipment preferred

Language Skills:

Ability to read, write and speak English proficiently

Physical Demands:

Specific vision requirements include the ability to see at close range, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear

Possess the ability to fulfill any office activities normally expected in an office setting, to include, but not limited to: remaining seated for periods of time to perform computer based work, participating in filing activity, lifting and carrying office supplies (paper reams, mail, etc.)

Frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to feel, and reach with hand and arms

Occasionally lift and/or move up to 20-25 pounds

Fine hand manipulation (keyboarding)

Work Environment:

Internal office

The noise level in the work environment is usually low

Athletico provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Metropolitan Area: Gainesville, GA

Company: Athletico Physical Therapy

External Company URL:

Requisition ID: 2023-34789

Street: 2022 Windward Lane