The Exercise Physiologist is responsible for evaluating clients for Fitness and Aquatics, providing clinical treatment and implementing individual client programs, as well as formulating a comprehensive treatment plan with other interdisciplinary team members. This position will work throughout the Ypsilanti, Michigan area.
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher in Kinesiology or Exercise Physiology
NCCA accredited certification in any of the following: ACSM, NSCA, NASM, ACE, etc. is required. Highly desirable certifications for this position would be ACSM CEP or ACSM RCEP.
Previous experience working with individuals with disability or special needs
Previous experience working with individuals with brain or spinal cord injury (preferred)
Previous experience in a rehabilitation setting
Strong communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability and willingness to learn new skills
Ability and willingness to set priorities
Ability to work as part of an interdisciplinary team and serve as a team member
Ability to lift, maneuver and carry up to 30 lbs.
Acceptable under the State of Michigan Good Moral Character Statute
Knowledgeable of HIPAA Privacy Rules
Rainbow Rehabilitation Centers, Inc. and its affiliates (Rainbow) have successfully been treating individuals with brain and spinal cord injuries for more than 30 years. With more than 35 residential locations, five treatment centers, a NeuroRehab Campus and two vocational centers, Rainbow offers services that span nearly every aspect of brain and spinal cord injury recovery and rehabilitation. Our residential settings include adult homes, child and adolescent homes, town houses and semi-independent living apartments. Day treatment, home and community-based rehabilitation and outpatient services are also available. Rainbow employees share a commitment to make a major difference in the quality of life for our clients. Rainbow's ability to inspire our clients to realize their greatest potential is dependent upon our employees. For this reason, we strive to attract and retain the best talent, support our employees, and create an environment that enables them to provide the highest level of care and customer service. Rainbow sets the standard of excellence in the health care industry with employees who are dedicated to providing truly great care.
EEO/Drug Free Employer.