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The Department of Health and Human Services is currently hiring for a Physical Therapist – I/II (working a minimum of 28 to 39 hours per week).  This assignment plans and performs therapy for children with neurologic and/or orthopedic diagnosis such as cerebral palsy, myelomeningocele, amputations, arthritis or similar conditions and provides evaluative assessments and treatments for newborns to 21 years of age.

The current vacancy is located in Newcastle, approximately five minutes west of Auburn, California.  This position may also require working from Roseville part of the week.  The majority of services are provided at the Newcastle clinic, with occasional home visits within Placer County.

The eligible list established from this recruitment may be used to fill future permanent and/or extra help vacancies as they arise.

Temporary/Extra-help assignments are limited to 28 hours per week with a cap of 999 hours (or 960 hours for CalPERS retired annuitants) in a fiscal year and are not eligible for benefits. Extra-help appointments made from this eligible list may transition to permanent status, should vacancies arise.

Employees who are designated to use a second language in the normal course and scope of work will receive five percent (5%) bilingual pay.

This recruitment will be open until  filled. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. To be included in the first screening, completed application materials must be submitted by Thursday, July 7, 2022.

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