A Great Place to Work
Since 2003, Washingtonian Magazine has recognized APTA several times as one of the "Great Places to Work" in the Washington area, and APTA is a 2013 CARE Award winner. APTA benefits include a generous retirement plan contribution, flexible work schedules, onsite yoga and gym reimbursement, Metro travel subsidy, and more!
Benefits for APTA Employees (.pdf)
APTA prohibits preferential or adverse discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, disability, or health status in all areas including, but not limited to, its qualifications for membership, rights of members, policies, programs, activities, and employment practices. APTA is committed to promoting cultural diversity throughout the profession.
Open Positions at APTA
- Director, Research Department
This position leads, manages, and provides strategic direction to the research team to implement the association's priorities to advance and promote research and knowledge and improve physical therapist practice. Represents the association with key policy and research audiences. Responsible for member initiatives, developing and implementing programs, and promoting and disseminating research that demonstrates the value of physical therapy. Leads staff to support these efforts, build strategic alliances and provide critical resources, including the data registry.
- Executive Assistant - Public Policy, Practice, and Professional Affairs
This position is responsible for the administrative, operational, and organizational management of the Public Policy, Practice and Professional Affairs Unit. Provides primary support and assistance to the vice president and is responsible for project management, operational efficiency, quality assurance, handling member and other inquiries, and coordination tasks, functions, operations, and duties to support the vice president and unit staff in their jobs, programs and initiatives.
- Finance Associate
This position works with Finance staff to manage overall Accounts Receivable functions as well as oversee full cycle accounting duties for assigned subsidiary accounts.
- National Governance and Leadership Manager
This position manages activities within the National Governance and Leadership Department related to the House of Delegates.
- Registry Specialist
This position provides project management, coordination, and support to the management and implementation of APTA's outcome registry. Contributes technical expertise to registry team and collaborates with APTA staff, consultants, and member experts in the development and operation of the registry. Provides project management, coordination and support for strategic initiatives within the Health Finance and Quality and the Clinical Practice and Research departments.
- Senior Association Management Services (AMS) Coordinator
This position supports the component executives and volunteer leadership within the AMS department with association management tasks in the areas of office administration, communications, governance, membership, publications, marketing, meeting services, and finance.
- Senior Clinical Practice & Research Coordinator
This position provides administrative support to the clinical practice and research department, senior director, clinical practice and research, and director, clinical practice coordinating and providing project management for department projects and activities, and initiatives.
- Senior Projects Coordinator
This position supports the office manager and all other department staff with the administrative tasks related to the general functioning of the department.
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