Physical Therapist Resume Sample

Whether you are brand new to the profession or have years of experience, take a look at the sample resume below as a guide to creating your own Physical Therapist resume. Be sure to include your technical knowledge and skills so you'll stand out to potential employers when searching for a job as a Physical Therapist.

Otis Baldwin



Jacksonville, Florida(555) 983-1306Otis.Baldwin@email.com

Professional Summary

Physical Therapist with considerable experience and ample skills seeks the Physical Therapist role at ACME Corp. to ensure people in their golden years can utilize their full range of motion and feel comfortable in their day-to-day activities.

Skills

  • Proven ability to provide comfort to people in the healing process

  • Ability to listen to the needs of my patients so that I can offer them the safest, best treatment possible for their daily life

  • Patient assessment and ability to create a care plan based on doctor recommendations and patient needs. Deep understanding of the medical needs of seniors, post-surgery and traumatic injury

  • Management of high patient load and scheduling as part of a team of trained Physical Therapists

  • Personal physical health and stamina to allow for the demonstration of physical exercises and to provide a safe environment for seniors

Work History

  • Provide outpatient therapy to more than 20 patients

  • Provide patients with personalized exercises for post-surgical and/or age-related issues

  • Review Physician referrals to create a personalized routine for patient success

  • Diagnose movement dysfunction and develop an ongoing physical therapy treatment plan; teach patients how to use therapeutic exercise techniques

  • Helped clients at the nursing home work through discomfort and pain performing day-to-day activities

  • Visited clients in their rooms to assist them with a range of motion exercises as well as specific exercises for their conditions

  • Reported on clients’ physical improvements and/or needs to supervising staff

  • Wrote weekly progress reports on client improvements and areas that needed work as a helpful tool for the clients and their family members, as well as staff

  • Provided personal and fitness training to adults over age 50

  • Instructed over 100 different clients individually and in group classes

  • Taught water aerobics, body movement exercises, Zumba, Jazzercise and other classes to seniors

  • Provided customer service by answering phones, setting schedules, and offering at-home stretches and exercises to clients

  • Provided personal and fitness training to adults over age 50

  • Instructed over 100 different clients individually and in group classes

  • Taught water aerobics, body movement exercises, Zumba, Jazzercise and other classes to seniors

  • Provided customer service by answering phones, setting schedules, and offering at-home stretches and exercises to clients

Education

Additional Information

  • Languages: Spanish (fluent) and French Creole (conversational)

  • Member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Florida Physical Therapy Association. Licensed Physical Therapist in the State of Florida

  • Jogging, biking, tango dancing and repurposing recycled materials into art and furniture