Neuro Exercise Specialist:

Our Specialists apply activity based therapies that include working with clients in a very active and full body approach. We focus on the clients’ weaknesses and work on coordinating the entire body in a very functional and complete style. By incorporating functional exercises/activities and by implementing the latest advancements in research, we are offering those with Spinal Cord Injuries and other Neurological Disorders an aggressive and effective exercise program to improve quality of life and independence.

Job Description

  • Develop and implement specific exercise programs for individuals with Spinal Cord and other Neurological Disorders
  • Determine and evaluate appropriate client specific goals, treatment and assessments
  • Provide skilled assistance to other staff
  • Document all client progress daily
  • Perform general floor maintenance and operations tasks
  • Job Type: Full-time

Job Requirements

  • 2-5 Years Experience
  • 4 year Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology or related field; Master’s degree a plus
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 70 pounds and maintain a moderate to strenuous workload for sustained periods of time
  • Energetic, positive individuals with a team attitude for success
  • Desire to improve the quality of life for individuals with physical disabilities
  • Current CPR and First Aid certifications

Benefits

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Other types of insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Gym memberships or discounts

Internship:

Our internship program is designed to accommodate academic schedules and promote a positive and safe learning environment. Interns are trained in safety procedures, equipment operation, and application of exercise routines. They are under the close supervision of Journey Forward Specialists and will have the opportunity to work with a variety of clients in different phases of recovery. In addition, they are exposed to a variety of training techniques and gain invaluable job experience for careers in exercise science or related fields.

Questions about Employment or Internship?  Please contact John Walters.

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