Physical Therapist - Outpatient Orthopedics

Full Time Regular
3567 Silverside Rd
Wilmington, DE 19810
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Job Description

NovaCare Wilmington DE

Outpatient Orthopedic Physical Therapist

Full Time

NovaCare Rehabilitation's large multidisciplinary team of clinicians is seeking an additional full-time physical therapist for our outpatient orthopedic center. Our Wilmington location is a Sports Center of Excellence! It is not just sports with us, but a true bisection of outpatient to include; neuro, vestibular, concussion, lymphedema, oncology (ReVital), pelvic health, functional capacity evaluations (FCEs), ACL, and fall prevention as additional specialty services offered. We can consider new graduate physical therapists and experienced physical therapists alike. Our stability, network, and resources will help all PTs reach their next clinical and/or professional goal. Our continuing education program is still nationally unmatched offering the most in-person and online CEUs, paid certifications, specialty groups, and more. 

This is a full-time weekday treating schedule to include TWO evenings until 7 pm with the last patient scheduled an hour before close. We can consider alternative schedules such as three 10's and two 5's. NO WEEKENDS.

Full-Time Benefits and Incentives:

  • Multiple PPO Plans through BC/BS + HSA available
  • FREE three-month NPTE Prep Course *NEW OFFERING*
  • Indefinite Student Debt Benefit Program
  • UNMATCHED Con Ed program
    • 300+ onsite, synchronous, and asynchronous CEU accrediting courses. (.75-14 CEUs)
    • COMT, OCS, SCS, CSCS, Pelvic Health, NCS, Oncology, Dry Needling, Graston, K Tape, and additional certifications PAID 
    • Outlined and defined Mentorship Program with Protected Schedule
    • Journal Clubs (institutional access to multiple journals)
  • Clinical and Professional Pathways for Success
  • Generous Paid Time Off + Holidays + Extended Illness Days with carryover

For details, contact our Regional Recruiter, Shanel!

Shanel Green

Sr. Regional Recruiter- Outpatient Division

NovaCare Rehabilitation 

610-223-5944 Direct

[email protected]

At NovaCare, a division of Select Medical, we deliver quality in all that we do. We treat each other with respect and promote a positive environment where people feel valued. At Novacare, we encourage dialogue that fosters inclusivity and growth. We are honest and open in our relationships and straightforward in our communications. At NovaCare, we work together to achieve our company objectives. 


  • Understand appropriate state practice acts and adhere to the laws which govern how physical therapists may practice and whom physical therapists may supervise.
  • Complete and maintain all corporate & clinical services required training and maintain compliance with state/local/federal regulations.
  • Evaluate, treat, and direct treatment for patients for whom physical therapy is medically necessary and document this need clearly.
  • Maintain open and respectful communication with co-workers, physicians, patients, family members, and third-party payors at all times.
  • Attend and/or participate in facility meetings as directed by the center manager.


  • Must be a graduate of an American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) accredited school of physical therapy
  • Valid State Physical Therapy License/ Registration REQUIRED to start
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification required.

Additional Data

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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