Rehab Therapy Extern - Baylor Rehab - Inpatient - Weekends - Dallas

Per Diem
909 North Washington Avenue
Dallas, TX 75246
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Job Description

Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation

Dallas, TX


Rehab Therapy Extern

$11.00 per hour

We currently have an openings for Per Diem Therapy Extern's to work Saturday/Sunday.  The Therapy Extern will work 4 weekend days per month. This is an Amazing opportunity for those interested in a health-care career. 


Our extern program provides a great opportunity to get paid, hands-on experience at a renowned rehab hospital. 

Under the direction of a therapist, the extern assists patients in the rehabilitation process through provision of requested activities. You'll prepare and maintain equipment and treatment area for daily activities.  Will participate in educational lectures as designated and participate in mentoring programs provided by the department and staff therapists plus complete annual competencies in a timely manner.  


Open to any student enrolled in a Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy program or pre-program. There is a minimum commitment of 1 year and extern's must work at least 4 weekend day per month to maintain employment. Extern's will be given extensive training and must be willing to commit to 2 weeks of intensive training in May and June to prepare for the extern program. The successful extern will be open to learning and have a passion for health-care and helping others.

This is an amazing opportunity for those interested in a health-care career.

BSWIR- Dallas is opening our 2023 therapy internship positions. We are looking for students that are enrolled in an undergraduate program with a goal toward entering a Physical therapy, Occupational therapy, or Speech Language Pathology program. We will provide invaluable hands on training to the right candidates which will more that prepare you for therapy program. We have offered this program for 4 years and in that time we have had 4 of the externs return to work for us full time once completing their degree. This is an exceptional opportunity to learn about the profession and gain hands on experience.

Additional Data

Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation, a joint venture between Baylor Scott & White Health and Select Medical, carries a well-known reputation for patient care and exceptional quality outcomes. We serve all people through exemplary healthcare, education, research and community service. Since opening in 1981, our flagship inpatient rehab hospital in Dallas has received repeated recognition by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best rehab hospitals in the nation.  All of our inpatient hospitals are accredited by The Joint Commission, including specialty accreditation for our stroke rehab programs. And for five consecutive years we have been recognized as a “Best Place to Work” by the Dallas Business Journal.

With the combined expertise of our joint venture partners, Baylor Scott & White Rehabilitation has become one of the most recognized and largest rehabilitation providers in the nation. We have continuously grown in size, scope and excellence across North Texas, and in the summer of 2018 our footprint has expanded to include new partners in Central Texas. With this expansion, we have more than 2,300 talented, caring and compassionate team members working in the following environments:

  • 4 inpatient rehab hospitals (free-standing)
  • 2 inpatient rehab units in Baylor Scott & White Health acute hospitals
  • 9 acute therapy units in Baylor Scott & White Health acute hospitals
  • 87 outpatient therapy locations (and growing)
  • A home health division covering all of North Texas

Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees are treated during employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.



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