Website Creighton University

The PT Laboratory Educator will work with Physical Therapy faculty and staff.  The lab educator will work a guaranteed minimum of 12 hours/week to primarily assist with facilitation and implementation of the Integrated Lab course series and secondarily to assist with clinical education responsibilities as needed. This position is non-tenure track and not eligible for benefits. The primary duty of the PT Laboratory Educator will be to assist in teaching and training physical therapy students in laboratory sessions, simulation experiences, community engagement opportunities, clinical reasoning scenarios, clinical education experiences, and student assessment across all laboratory courses and clinical education in the entry level curriculum. This position may involve leading lecture and laboratory sessions on occasion.

Essential Functions:

·       Teach physical therapy skills and applications across all clinical realms to physical therapy students as directed by course coordinators or clinical education faculty.

·       Participate in the assessment and evaluation of students, provide feedback and remedial assistance to ensure that the students meet the standards established by the faculty and school and obtain the knowledge, skills and competency required.

·       Demonstrate and role model an ongoing ability to work cooperatively with colleagues, supervisors, and support staff.

·       Demonstrate adaptability and the willingness to assist the department in fulfilling its mission.

·       Other duties as assigned by the Chair of the Physical Therapy Department or his/her designee.

Education & Experience:

Minimum Qualifications

·       3+ years of clinical practice as a physical therapist

Preferred Qualifications

·       Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Degree

·       Board Certification or other advanced certification/degree

·       1+ year of laboratory teaching experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

·       Demonstrate proficiency in computer skills, i.e. Microsoft Office.

·       Display professionalism for the college in all communication and interaction.

·       Ability to maintain confidentiality and privacy.

·       Ability to prioritize and organize numerous and varied assignments.

·       High-energy, versatile, self-directed.

·       Willingness to engage with physical therapy content across body systems and practice settings.

·       Strong organizational and problem-solving skills.


·       Licensed Physical Therapist in NE (or eligible for licensure in NE)

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